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Build Your Own Guides
Smoothie bowls have been filing my Instagram and Pinterest feed the last few months, and after trying a one I know why. It’s a really fun way to get my girls to fill up on fruits and veggies at breakfast – and they love decorating their own before digging in.
Summer is here and 4th of July is right around the corner! Grilling out burgers is a must for any summer cookout and definitely a family favorite in my household. Check out this handy infographic to building a better burger and let kids pick their own toppings! Or you can create a burger bar for a fun, themed cookout!
Pizza is a family-favorite in my household! We love to let our girls pick out their favorite toppings and help us assemble a delicious dinner we can all enjoy. This Build Your Own Pizza guide is a fun way to turn family pizza night into a healthy dinner. Simply select (or let your kids select) your favorites for each category, assemble, bake & enjoy!
Looking for a simple recipe to add to your collection? What about an easy way to get the kids involved in making dinner? This Build Your Own Veggie Soup might just be your new go-to recipe. As a busy parent, my slow cooker is my best friend. I love that I can add a few ingredients in the morning and know dinner will be ready when I get home. Get the kids involved by printing this fun graphic and letting them check off their favorite items!
Stocks form the basis of many recipes, like soups and sauces. Making a homemade version isn't a daunting task. Here's a step-by-step guide to transforming those odds and ends from your veggies into a delicious, homemade stock!
Trail Mix is an easy and versatile snack - just combine your favorite nuts, seeds, grains, fun items and seasoning for a protein-packed snack that can be enjoyed at home or on-the-go. Print out a copy of this Build Your Own Trail Mix guide and mix up your own batch!
With the craziness of back-to-school time, we can sometimes fall into a lunchbox rut - same sandwich, same sides. Make lunch fun for kids by letting them get in on the creative action! Print out a copy of this Build a Better Sandwich guide and let them pick what toppings they want.
During these hot summer months, nothing is more refreshing that a great salad! Crisp lettuce topped crunchy veggies, filling protein and fun add-ons makes for a nutrient-rich meal the whole family will enjoy. This Build Your Own Salad guide will help you select the best topping for your salad, or print our copies for the whole family to build their own!
Smoothies are a go-to in our house. Not only are they ready in just a few minutes, but I can get creative by combining different flavors (and sneaking in some veggies!) to keep my boys on their toes. Plus, items like nuts and Greek yogurt add protein, turning simple smoothies into a filling breakfast or snack. Check out this handy guide to build your own smoothie and get blending!