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No regret Super Bowl snacks

No regret Super Bowl snacks

Typically the Super Bowl rivals Thanksgiving Day itself as a high-calorie, high-intake day… which is only compounded if your team doesn’t win! #NotMySuperBowl Let’s face it, nobody is going to buy into Zucchini Fries or Lettuce Wrapped White Beans when the testosterone is flowing and cheering is wild and unrestrained. So rather than completely smashing […]

Super Bowl Snacks: 3 easy recipes

Super Bowl Snacks: 3 easy recipes

The big game is almost here and like most of us, ordering pizza, opening a can of cheese and a bag of chips for snacks has crossed your mind. Well step away from the Velveeta! These Mexican-style snacks are easy, nutritious, and delicious – the perfect additions to your Super Bowl party! This first recipe […]

Grab ‘n’ Go Snacks: Pumpkin Spiced Almonds

Grab ‘n’ Go Snacks: Pumpkin Spiced Almonds

For families on the go, nuts are the perfect portable snack. To appeal to a kid’s sweet tooth, simply add honey. Our final grab ‘n’ go snack recipe in March’s Cook This series is Pumpkin Spiced Almonds. Almonds have so many health benefits including helping to build strong bones and teeth, providing healthy fats, providing […]

Grab ‘n’ Go Snacks: Whole Grain Fruit-Filled Bars

Grab ‘n’ Go Snacks: Whole Grain Fruit-Filled Bars

Every mom is familiar with fruit filled bars. The downside to these bars is that they are pricey and full of sugar and processed ingredients. This recipe for Whole Grain Fruit-Filled Bars is incredibly simple to prepare, and healthy. The bars are full of whole grains and the fruit filling is low in sugar. The […]

Grab ‘n’ Go Snacks: Cranberry Pepita Trail Bars

Grab ‘n’ Go Snacks: Cranberry Pepita Trail Bars

Purchasing ready-made snacks has a huge plus – convenience.  However, the minuses are plentiful. Ready-made snacks are expensive, full of preservatives, high in sugar, low in nutrients, and full of unidentifiable ingredients. Homemade snacks don’t have to be inconvenient and because you control the ingredients, they can be healthy and taste delicious too. For convenience […]

Celebrate Dr. Seuss with Crafts and Snacks

Celebrate Dr. Seuss with Crafts and Snacks

March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’ Birthday and what better way to celebrate the beloved children’s author than creating things whimsical and wonderful. Come along as we celebrate Dr. Seuss with crafts and snacks… R-E-A-D: Seuss letters What you need: Dr. Seuss book. Check out a thrift store if you can’t bring yourself to destroy one […]