Shamrock Shakes all around with this Healthy Alternative

Shamrock shake

What’s cooking in March? A whole lot of tasty, fun yum! This month I’m thinking about everything green, lucky leprechauns & St. Patrick’s Day. The plan is to bring the fanciful fun of March to the counters for some test tasting bites the kids will love making & the whole family will enjoy eating. One recipe that always makes the … Read More

Chocolate Stuffed Strawberries for your Valentine’s Day

chocolate stuffed strawberries

We stayed focused on the classroom party at the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club with our second recipe share this month & Bella joined me to take stuffed strawberries to a whole new level. With the right filling, some Chinese Noodles, mini marshmallows & a few other delicious additions, we turned them into adorable Valentine’s critters to share as this … Read More

These Snowball Energy Bites are Yummy for the Lunchbox or After School Snack

Energy Bites

Looking for something new in the snacking department?  Check out these no bake, super easy, Snowball Munch Energy Bites.  They’re perfect for kids of ALL AGES!  These energy bites are great in the lunchbox, as part of a balanced breakfast while you’re running out the door or an after school snack. Snowball Munch Energy Bites by Jodie Fitz 1 ½ cups … Read More

Family Fun and Kitchen Memories are Made Making the Melted Snowman Fake Shake

Family Fun Making the Melted Snowman Fake Shake

Snuggling up for a few holiday specials?  Having a kid playdate?  Looking for a little easy kitchen fun?  Wanting to grab something a bit healthier than eggnog? Check out my Melted Snowman Fake Shake!  It’s scrumptiously delicious, easy to make and every sip is filled with holiday memories. The Melted Snowman by Jodie Fitz (A Vanilla ‘fake’ Shake) 3 Cups … Read More

Easy Kid Friendly Recipes for the Holidays with Fruits and Veggies

Fruit Tree Forest and Snow Dip

I am joining Produce for Kids to further encourage children and parents to find creative ways to incorporate fruits and veggies this holiday season. I am a firm believer that food fun can be healthy!  So, I’m pulling out my Honey Dew Tree Forest and Grinch-ified Fake Shake to share.  They are simple food combinations that will make memories at … Read More

No Bake Snowman Cookies is Making Family Memories

Snowman Cookies

How cute are these snowman cookies?  I love making memories in the kitchen and I love that all recipe making memories don’t have to be complicated for that nostalgic feeling to exist.  Over the years we have created and made a whole lot of no bake holiday fun that’s especially perfect for this time of year.  As a working mom … Read More

Family Fun with ‘The Grinch’ & the Grinch-ified Fake Shake

One of our favorite holiday traditions is to watch ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’ and every year we pull out the Grinch-ified Fake Shake to serve at our counters. Sam helped me grab some ‘real food’ ingredients to fill the blender with to make a delicious treat with a healthy spin on it in the midst of many crazy bites … Read More

Pumpkin Smoothies are Delicious, Healthy and Easy to Make

Pumpkin Smoothie

YUM to pumpkin smoothie recipes, or at least to this one! This pumpkin smoothie is sure to be a crowd pleaser. I know you are probably wondering if pumpkin tastes good in a smoothie? Well give this recipe an experimental try. It’s a winning flavor combo packed with pumpkin goodness and it’s one of my personal favorites! Why squeeze in … Read More

Corn Salsa & Flatbread Leaves are an Easy Recipe for Kids to Make

Corn Salsa and Leaf Dippers for Thanksgiving

Grab the kids and head to the kitchen for this festively fun fix. It’s a great way to serve up veggies as a snack that the kids will love. Studies prove that the more kids become involved in the recipe-making process, the more they are willing to taste test, which can lead to discovering healthier bites they enjoy on a … Read More