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Creamed Corn Pasta with Zucchini and Basil Recipe

Creamed Corn Pasta with Zucchini and Basil Recipe

  This Creamed Corn Pasta with Zucchini and Basil is the perfect end of summer recipe, packing in all that seasonal produce into a pasta dish that is both kid-friendly and vegetarian. If your family loves it so much you want to make it all winter long, just sub...

Oatmeal Raisin Breakfast Cookies

Oatmeal Raisin Breakfast Cookies

  Cookies for breakfast? Why not, when they're filled with fiber and protein-rich almond flour and free of added sugars like these. This recipe from our food contributor Kathleen Ashmore is a perfect "Back to School" choice—make them on a Sunday for a grab-and-go...

Easy Weeknight Recipe: Baked Chicken Nuggets

Easy Weeknight Recipe: Baked Chicken Nuggets

  We're all about easy, kid-friendly meals that can be whipped up quickly after a day of camp or pool. These baked chicken nuggets take just about 20 minutes to come together, and can be made with gluten-free breadcrumbs for food allergies or sensitivities. Throw...

Summer Fun: Make a S’Mores Board

Summer Fun: Make a S’Mores Board

There's still a little bit of summer left, so why not make the most of it with a S'Mores Board! We love the version pictured above from The BakerMama (she is the authority on boards of all kinds, of course!). Below, some suggestions for making S'Mores everyone will...

Portobello Mushroom Pizzas

Portobello Mushroom Pizzas

  These Portobello Mushroom Pizzas are a kid-friendly choice for meatless Monday, and a great way to get kids to eat more veggies any day of the week. Experts say that putting new ingredients into familiar shapes or dishes (for instance, making mushrooms the base...

Easy, Healthy Summer Recipes from Food Stylist Alli Hawes

Easy, Healthy Summer Recipes from Food Stylist Alli Hawes

This story originally appeared on greenwichmoms.com and was contributed by wellness contributor Michelle Calarco.  As we shift into the final weeks of barbecues and backyard cookouts, we often find ourselves on the hunt for recipes featuring lighter fare, but that...

Pina Colada Chia Seed Pops

Pina Colada Chia Seed Pops

    This sweet treat from Beach Cities Moms is full of tropical flavors, and since it skips the rum, is a perfect dessert for the whole family.       Piña Colada Chia Pops makes 6 popsicles   Ingredients: 1 14-ounce can coconut milk ½ cup...

GoGo Squeez National Park Tour – Coming to Richmond!

GoGo Squeez National Park Tour – Coming to Richmond!

GoGo SqueeZ pouches have been a staple in our household since my daughter was old enough to have them, which is why we’re excited to partner with them as part of their National Park tour!If you haven’t heard of GoGo Squeez, they’re one of our favorite healthy and...

Easy Dinner: One-Pan Skillet Spaghetti

Easy Dinner: One-Pan Skillet Spaghetti

  There’s a time and place for cooking an elaborate meal, and it’s not during the week. Especially in the fun but frenetic weeks between school finishing up and camp beginning. This one-pan skillet spaghetti recipe from Kathleen, the mom behind CatwithaK Cooks,...

4th of July Popsicles

4th of July Popsicles

  Celebrate the 4th of July with these festive red, white and blue popsicles! Not only are they adorable, but they’re made with protein-packed green yogurt and fiber rich blueberries and strawberries.  Thank you to Sound Shore Moms for sharing!   What you’ll...

Sheet Pan S’mores

Sheet Pan S’mores

  If you love making s'mores but want to skip the mess of roasting marshmallows, keep things toddler safe and make a lot at once, try these Sheet Pan S'mores from Maria Provanzano of From Scratch with Maria. The best part? You can enjoy them this way well after...

The New Frosé: 9 Frozen Spiked Desserts for Summer

The New Frosé: 9 Frozen Spiked Desserts for Summer

  Just in time for the long weekend, we rounded up some of the best spiked frozen drinks, popsicles and other desserts. If you love frosé, bookmark the list below for some fresh ideas, perfect for any summer soiree. We start with a new spicy twist on frosé, and...

No-Bake Cheese Cake from Host to Perfection

No-Bake Cheese Cake from Host to Perfection

This recipe was contributed by The Local Moms Network Contributor, Host to Perfection!     This No-Bake Cheesecake is so creamy and delicious and it’s a great Summer treat! Skip the oven and try this simple, but thick, rich and creamy filling cheesecake....

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Recipe

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Recipe

  This refreshing smoothie from Elizabeth Lim, the talented mom behind Beach Cities Moms, is an antioxidant and inflammatory powerhouse. Filled with superfoods like cherries and cacao, it can be made with any kind of milk and different types of nut butter. The...

Making Family Dinners Healthy, Fast, and Easy!

Making Family Dinners Healthy, Fast, and Easy!

If your family is like ours, getting a healthy, tasty dinner on the table at a reasonable time is a never ending challenge. There are only so many meals that both the adults and the kids enjoy, so there are at least a few evenings when I'm cooking kid dinner and adult...

Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Lime Avocado Crema

Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Lime Avocado Crema

Thank you to our food contributor CatwithaK Cooks for sharing this delicious plant-based taco recipe with us. Introducing new vegetables (like cauliflower) to kids can be tricky. Experts recommend serving it in a form they are familiar with (in this case, tacos). Try...

Easy Chocolate Chunk Banana Bread Cookies

Easy Chocolate Chunk Banana Bread Cookies

  Early on in the pandemic, we may have overdone it with the banana bread baking. But when we saw these nutritious cookies from our contributor CatwithaK Cooks, we knew we had to try them. Without any added sugar and with plenty of fiber, they make a great...

Healthy Alfredo Pasta Recipe

Healthy Alfredo Pasta Recipe

  If you're trying to sneak more veggies into your family meals, this Cauliflower Alfredo Pasta from our contributor CatwithaK Cooks is a great start. For more recipes from The Local Moms Network, go tohttps://thelocalmomsnetwork.com/articles/recipes/.    ...

Carrot Spice Snacking Cake

Carrot Spice Snacking Cake

Fall may have Pumpkin Spice, but this Spring, we're all about this Carrot Spice Snacking Cake. Thank you to our contributor, CatwithaK Cooks, for sharing this gluten, butter and oil-free healthy treat!       Carrot Spice Snacking Cake Yield: 1 8x8 inch square...

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