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...

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...

Kid-Friendly Pumpkin “Latte”

‘Tis the season for a pumpkin spice latte! Craving your favorite pumpkin beverage, but don’t want to send your kids into a caffeine overload? This kid-friendly version is made with a few simple ingredients and caffeine-free! Don’t worry parents – just mix with a shot of espresso or your morning coffee if you need a pick-me-up.   This recipe is...

Sparkling Peach Punch

This refreshing Sparkling Peach Punch is a low-sugar alternative to store-bought fruit punches. Using fresh peaches and just a touch of sugar, this sparkling beverage is easy to make and enjoy all summer! Easily spice things up with fresh mint or basil, or by mixing in your other favorite fruit!   Recipe and photography by Jodi of Create Kids Club.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Sparkling...

Peach Hand Pies

What better way to use peaches during peak season than turning them into these delicious hand pies? With just 3 simple ingredients, these small handheld desserts are the perfect summer treat! Let your kids in on the action by letting them cut the dough, fill and seal edges with a fork.   Recipe and photography by Jodi of Create Kids...

Ham & Spinach Wraps

Lunchtime is a great time to get in those veggies! Wraps make it easy to add spinach, matchstick carrots, sliced tomatoes and more to your child’s diet and they’re easy to assemble in the morning for a quick lunchbox. Pair with fruits, veggies and other snacks for a complete and filling meal![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Ham & Spinach Wraps - Lunchtime is a great...

Orange, Pineapple & Coconut Mocktail

Transport yourself to a hammock on the beach with one sip of this tropical mocktail. Made with coconut milk, orange juice and pineapple juice, it’s a simple, no-sugar-added beverage for your next cookout or pool party that kids and adults will love. Make a batch to serve over crushed ice or blend into a delicious smoothie.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Orange, Pineapple & Coconut Mocktail...

Chinese Mandarin Pasta Salad Bento Box

Classic Chinese chicken salad goes plant-based with this delicious vegan recipe. This pasta salad is packed with mini sweet peppers, mandarins, green onions, spinach and carrots, then tossed with a sesame ginger dressing and topped with Chow Mein noodles for added crunch.   Tip: Pack the Chow Mein noodles in a small container in the lunchbox to be added right...

Chicken Zoodle Soup

Classic chicken noodle soup gets a veggie-packed makeover with zucchini noodles (zoodles)! Make a batch for a delicious dinner, then pack leftovers in a thermos the next morning for lunch. For best results, prep your thermos by adding boiling water to it while you heat the leftover. Then, dump out the water and add leftover. This will help keep the...