New Smoothie Recipe Blend for Valentine’s Day Classroom Party Fun

Valentines Love Punch

  This month we’ve been having a whole lot of recipe loving fun in the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club kitchen to share for Valentine’s Day and we are loving this Smoothie Recipe that’s a perfect serve for classroom party fun or, you can make it for some taste testing family yum. Mackenzie joined me in the kitchen. She helped … Read More

Blueberry Coconut Smoothie Recipe with Kale Served with Veggie Snack Sushi

blueberry coconut smoothie and snack sushi

 We’re getting ready for back to school after the holiday food frenzy and experimenting with new combinations while finding ways to add in more fruits and vegetables along the way. This month I’m sharing our latest Blueberry-Coconut Smoothie Combo that’s great for breakfast or after school along with a Snack Sushi roll that’s great for lunchbox packing & more after … Read More

Making After School Snacks Yummy with Triple Berry Smoothie YUM

berry-licious smoothie

  I am so excited to be back in the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club Kitchen this month.  I was visiting at the counters recently with Jillian who helped me pull  out one of my favorite kitchen gadgets; the blender.  I love the blender because it equates to ‘smoothies’ in my household & if you know me, you’ll know I LOVE a deliciously … Read More

Cherry Smoothies

cherry smoothie

I absolutely LOVE smoothies (including cherry smoothies)!  They were one of my favorite things to make as a child and as a young teen I had full license of the blender and loved every minute of it.  When I was younger I made a ton of Apple-Banana Smoothies, but have since then tweaked my recipe for my own children. We … Read More

Tropical Smoothie

When we turn the calendar to August I find myself wanting time to s-l-o-w d-o-w-n.  As much as I love our northeastern seasonal changes I can’t help thoroughly enjoying the tropical feel of the summer days.  One of our favorite seasonal blends is the Tropical Smoothie.  It’s a sweet, savory blend of flavors mixed with a few cooking lessons for … Read More

Kids in the Kitchen – Film Day Fun!

Kids in the kitchen always = film day fun! Friday was one of my favorite days, when I was joined by kids in the kitchen at the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club studio. Anika started off our fun on friday by helping me to get things rolling for back to school ideas at the counter. Together we made breakfast taco’s that … Read More

The Blueberry Blaster!

It’s July, which is also National Blueberry Month, which means it’s time to celebrate with blueberry combinations!  So, to start things off, we’re blasting forward with a little kitchen fun and making the Blueberry Blaster to share; a delicious smoothie. Did You Know?!?! * The NuVal Score of blueberries = 100 * Native Americans once called blueberries “star berries,” because … Read More

Food Photo Fun Today…

Veggie Olympic Ring Food Photo

Food Photo Fun at the Times Union is one of my favorite kind of days!  I have been busy creating and preparing for a few upcoming recipes to share with you (and, my family)! Here is a recipe as we think ahead to the summer games with a few fun family bites that will be coming out to share soon. … Read More

Strawberried Lemonade

The heat is brewing and it’s that time of year when we’re all looking for what’s fashionable and that’s anything cool and refreshing!  My kids love the idea of a slush drink and secretly I really think that it’s the icy cold refreshment combined with the brain freeze that makes them so irresistible.  And, although we indulge once in a … Read More