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Chilled fruit salad with coconut water

Chilled Fruit Salad with Coconut

This easy recipe for a chilled fruit salad with coconut chips and coconut water is a sweet, crunchy, colorful way to get your kids excited about eating a variety of fruit.

heart-shaped pancakes, Mother's day pancakes

A Special Mother’s Day Meal and Dessert

Serve up a brunch, lunch, dinner or dessert that comes from your heart.

homemade chocolate

Green Is the New Red for Valentine’s Day

Homemade dark chocolate hearts are a great way to say “I love you” without having to waste paper on the box. Happy green Valentine!

Whole Wheat Potato Gnocchi with Kale and Red Onions

Whole Wheat Potato Gnocchi with Kale and Red Onions

This whole wheat potato gnocchi is a great meatless alternative for dinner parties or a Thanksgiving feast. Whole grain pasta provides plenty of dietary fiber and kale and red onions supply lots of vitamins and minerals.

Holiday Cookies: Grandma’s Recipe Rocks the House!

A childhood favorite, Grandma’s honey-sweetened holiday cookies have become a new family tradition.

Vanilla nut cookies, healthy cookies

Easy Vanilla Nut Cookies

For as long as I can remember, vanilla nut cookies were our family holiday staple regardless of the occasion. They always tasted delicious and never lasted too long on the table.

healthy Thanksgiving, healthy desserts

Healthy Thanksgiving Feast Additions

Our roasted Brussels sprouts side dish, savory pasta and kale sauté and a new twist on traditional pumpkin pie may be just the answer to the “What should I bring?” dilemma.

Healthy Thanksgiving Feast Additions

Easy Pumpkin Pie with Granola Crust

This healthier version of the American classic has a whole grain granola-based crust. Because who doesn’t love pumpkin pie?

avocado recipe, health benefits of avocado

Avocado Dip on the Go

This version of traditional guacamole can be made with only five ingredients and in less than ten minutes.

Healthy babyfood with tofu

Homemade Healthy Baby Food with Tofu

This homemade healthy baby food recipe with just four ingredients introduces babies to tofu.

Creative Healthy Meals for Kids

Creative Healthy Meals for Kids

Making healthy meals fun can get kids excited about foods that are normally on the “no” list.

Gluten-Free Almond Butter Blondies

Gluten-Free Almond Butter Blondies

This recipe using almond butter is not only gluten-free, it’s free of dairy and refined sugar. Our two-year-old taste tester gave it a “great big smile” rating.

Eggplant Chops

Eggplant Chops

Buttery eggplant is delicious and easy to prepare–add mozzarella cheese and it and makes a great burger alternative.

Whole Grain Lasagna with Chicken and Vegetables

Whole Grain Lasagna with Chicken and Vegetables

Whole grain lasagna adds nutrients; layering lets you sneak sneak some in some veggies between oodles of glorious cheese.

Making Your Own Yogurt at Home Has Never Been Easier

You know yogurt is good for you, but do you know which kind is best for your health? In this demo episode of Living Green with Baby you’ll see how easy it is to make your own yogurt at home.