Fall Harvest Snack Board

A family snack board with your favorite fall flavors! Assemble this family-size snack board, full of red and green apples, pears, grapes, caramel dip, cheese, crackers and more for your family movie or game night. Everyone can graze on their favorite and there’s now pots or pans to clean up![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Fall Harvest Snack Board - A family snack board with your...

Roasted Potatoes with Green Beans and Carrots

This simple side dish of roasted potatoes, green beans and carrots is perfect to pair with any protein for dinner. Everything bakes on one sheet pan for quick and easy assembly and clean-up. Whether you’re looking for a side dish for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter or any weeknight, this is it![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Roasted Potatoes with Green Beans and Carrots - This simple side...

Instant Pot Homemade Warm Apple Cider

There’s something about a cup of warm apple cider on a chilly fall or winter night that makes this time of year magical. Make a homemade batch of this apple cider in the Instant Pot, grab a mug and curl up with your family for movie night.   Recipe and photography courtesy of Jodi of Create Kids Club.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Instant Pot Homemade...

Pepperoni Pizza Rolls

Whether you’re looking for a quick game day snack, something to munch on for a family movie night or an appetizer for an upcoming party, these quick and easy Pepperoni Pizza Rolls should be added to your list! Made with a few simple ingredients and ready to eat in just 15-20 minutes, they’ll be a hit with kids and adults...

Episode 38: Healthy Choices in the School Lunchroom

  In this episode of Healthy Family Project, we talk to Emily Burson, a registered dietitian and founder & CEO of School Nutrition Plus, all about how parents can help their children make healthier choices in the lunchroom. Emily shares tips on how parents can encourage kids to make healthy choices in lunch line and educate them about the importance...

Easy Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

Bring your love of all things pumpkin to the breakfast table with these easy pumpkin spice pancakes! Using simple ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry, this breakfast comes together in just a few minutes. Top with maple syrup, fruit or nuts for a tastier pancake.   Recipe and photography courtesy of Jodi of Create Kids Club.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Easy Pumpkin...

Pomegranate Mojito Mocktail with Cranberries

The holidays aren’t complete without a festive red, white and green mocktail! This combination of pomegranate juice, fresh lime and mint offers the right combination of sweet and tart, and the frozen cranberries give it a holiday flair. Make the drink extra festive with a sugar rim and garnished with fresh mint.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Pomegranate Mojito Mocktail with Cranberries - The holidays aren’t...

40 Healthy Apple Recipes for Fall

Fall is here, which means it’s time to head to the apple orchard for apple picking. Or at least you can grab some of your favorite varieties at the local grocery store or farmers market to make a few of these delicious apple recipes. Did you know there are over 2,500 varieties of apples grown in the US and 7,500...

Baked Potato Skins

Potato skins and game day go hand-in-hand, but don’t get sacked with overly greasy foods on your field. These baked potato skins are still crispy, cheesy and delicious, but just a little big healthier. No flags on this play![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Baked Potato Skins - Potato skins and game day go hand-in-hand, but don’t get sacked with overly greasy foods on your field....

3 Unconventional Ways to Use Watermelon

Note: The post is sponsored by the National Watermelon Promotional Board. All opinions are our own.  It’s hard to think of summer and not think of taking a bite of a slice of refreshing watermelon. The two are a perfect match. But what about the rest of the year? While you may think of watermelon as a summer fruit, it’s...