Sweet & Savory DIY Lunchbox Crepes

Can’t decide on sweet or savory for lunch? Have both! Kids can get creative at lunchtime with these DIY crepes by filling with either the sweet mix of strawberries, bananas and yogurt, or go for a savory version with ham and cheese.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Sweet & Savory DIY Lunchbox Crepes - - GROW banana (chopped), strawberries (chopped), lowfat plain Greek yogurt, honey, slices...

Banana Sushi Rolls

Kids won’t be able to resist this banana sushi! It’s simple – roll, cut and add sliced strawberries and kiwi for added flair. These sushi rolls will keep in lunchboxes until lunchtime. If your school is a nut-free zone, swap the peanut butter for soybutter or sunbutter instead![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Banana Sushi Rolls - Kids won’t be able to resist this banana sushi!...

Dinosaur Lunch

Lunchtime can be an adventure for little minds. Get creative with a set of cookie cutters and plating and watch kids gobble up their lunch. For this Dinosaur Lunch, a clementine becomes the sun, a little ranch dressing for the clouds, and broccoli for grass and trees for your dino sandwiches to eat![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Dinosaur Lunch - - ripe banana, peanut butter,...

American Flag Toast

Get patriotic with your produce for Memorial Day, the Fourth of July or Veteran’s Day. Use bananas, strawberries and blueberries to make a red, white and blue flag toast that’s perfect for kiddos. Peanut allergy? Opt for sunbutter or soy butter for a nut-free alternative![wpurp-searchable-recipe]American Flag Toast - Get patriotic with your produce for Memorial Day, the Fourth of July...

Coconut Granola Fruit Cups

These little granola cups are perfect for holding yogurt and fruit for a delicious snack or breakfast! Let the kids mix the ingredients and press into the muffin tin before baking, then they can top with their favorite ingredients. They’re also perfect for birthday parties as a fun activity and healthy snack.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Coconut Granola Fruit Cups - These little granola cups...

Orange, Mango & Banana Smoothie Popsicles

Why buy popsicles at the store, when you can make simple 4-ingredient popsicles at home? These popsicles combine tropical flavors like mango, banana and orange with yogurt for a creamy and fruity flavor. Plus, they’re a great, healthy way to cool down on a hot summer day.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Orange, Mango & Banana Smoothie Popsicles - - mango (sliced), banana, Sunkist® Valencia orange...

Whole Wheat Banana Crunch Pancakes

A healthy breakfast is served with this easy homemade pancake recipe! Top with maple syrup or yogurt and fresh fruit, like strawberries and bananas. For a fun spin, use a cookie cutter to cut pancakes into your child’s favorite shape. Recipe and photography by Julia of A Cedar Spoon.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Whole Wheat Banana Crunch Pancakes - - whole wheat flour, baking powder,...

Strawberry Banana “Ice Cream”

Kids will love the taste and the experience of making this homemade “ice cream.” Parents will love that there is no added sugar! Both bananas and strawberries a great source of Vitamin C. Get creative and top with chocolate chips, nuts or shredded coconut.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Strawberry Banana “Ice Cream” - - frozen bananas, frozen strawberries, plain almond milk, Remove banana and strawberries...

Cinnamon Banana Bites with Frozen Yogurt

This dessert may seem completely indulgent, but it’s not. The warm cinnamon bananas are the perfect topping for frozen yogurt, or they can be enjoyed on top of pancakes, waffles or eaten alone. Simple, quick and sure to be a family favorite![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Cinnamon Banana Bites with Frozen Yogurt - This dessert may seem completely indulgent, but it’s not. The warm cinnamon...

Chocolate Chip Banana Oatmeal Cookies

This healthier spin on the classic chocolate chip cookie cuts down on the amount of fat and added sugar by replacing most of the butter and sugar with mashed banana. The oats add protein and fiber, making this cookie perfect for dessert, a snack or grab-and-go breakfast![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Chocolate Chip Banana Oatmeal Cookies - This healthier spin on the classic chocolate chip...