Rainbow Italian Pasta Salad

This recipe is sponsored by Pero Family Farms. All opinions are our own. Brighten up your menu with this easy rainbow pasta salad tossed in a homemade Italian vinaigrette. Fresh veggies like Pero Family Farms® mini sweet peppers, cherry tomatoes and cucumbers offer the right amount of crunch that’s topped with fresh Parmesan cheese. When it comes to pasta salads,...

Coconut Lentil Curry

This creamy coconut lentil curry is the perfect dish to cozy up to but is also light enough to serve as an easy side dish. Lentils are a great plant-based source of protein and this recipe is both vegan-friendly and cooks in one pot for easy clean-up! When you think of curry dishes, you probably think hot and spicy but...

Charli’s Easy Homemade Salsa

If there’s one thing our Jr. Chef Charli knows, it’s how to make a delicious salsa. She keeps the ingredients simple – tomatoes, sweet peppers, onion, cilantro, lime juice and garlic salt – which all gets blended together in the food processor for a restaurant-style salsa you can’t help but dip into again and again. No food processor? You can...

Double Chocolate Black Bean Brownies

Oooey gooey brownies with a good nutrient profile?! Yes, please! These double chocolate brownies are so good it's hard to just have one. They are oil-free and contain no flour. How is this possible? Black beans! This ingredient might sound odd, but black beans are a fantastic flour replacement, making this recipe gluten-free and giving it an extra boost of protein. This...

Parmesan Roasted Acorn Squash

Intimidated by acorn squash? Don’t be! This simple roasted acorn squash recipe is topped with Parmesan for a cheesy and delicious side dish that pairs easily with any meal! For tips on how to pick, store and prepare acorn squash, check out our Produce Tips page![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Parmesan Roasted Acorn Squash - Intimidated by acorn squash? Don’t be! This simple roasted acorn...

Spiced Apple Quesadillas

Looking for a simple snack idea that kids will love? Try these easy Spiced Apple Quesadillas! Use pre-sliced apples from Arctic Apples® to cut down on prep time and clean-up.   Recipe and photography courtesy of Jodi of Create Kids Club in partnership with Arctic Apples®.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Spiced Apple Quesadillas - Looking for a simple snack idea that kids will love? Try...

Easy Vegetarian Naan Pizzas

Turn Friday night pizza night into a fun activity for your kids with these super easy veggie naan pizzas! Topped with a little sauce, tomatoes, cheese, green onions and drizzled with Ranch, they’ll be a hit with the whole family. Have other veggies like spinach, onions or peppers on hand? You can totally customize with you and your kids’ favorites....

Blueberry Avocado Smoothie

Start your morning off with a delicious, nutrient-packed smoothie! Avocado provides a uniquely silky smooth texture to this smoothie without an overbearing taste. Plus, avocados are great to kick off the day since they’re high in potassium, fiber and healthy fat. Make-Ahead Tip: Freeze smoothie packs to quickly add to your blender. Just place all ingredients except milk (or liquid...

BBQ Chicken Taquitos

Whether you’re cheering on your favorite team, enjoying family movie night or looking for a freezer-friendly snack to make with the kiddos, these 4-ingredient BBQ chicken taquitos will be a hit! This recipe is baked, rather than fried, for a healthier appetizer but with the same crispy goodness. Add your favorite veggies like peppers, onions or spinach and serve with...

Valentine’s Day Snack Board

No, you weren't shot by cupid but you will fall in love with the Valentine's Day snack board! Complete with strawberries, raspberries, yogurt pretzels, brie, crackers and more, it's a fun way to celebrate the holiday with loved ones. Don't forget to share your valentines!  [wpurp-searchable-recipe]Valentine's Day Snack Board - No, you weren't shot by cupid but you will fall...