One More Frozen Yogurt Treat for Summer 2012…

Frozen Yogurt

We’re still celebrating one more week of summer at the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club before we turn the recipe pages to fall!  Anya joined me to make one more frozen yogurt treat to share for summer 2012…. Cherry-licious Frozen Fun by Jodie Fitz This is a fun afternoon in a bag… 8 oz. Cabot Greek Vanilla Bean yogurt 1 … Read More

One more Sno-Cone Trading Swap of the Summer…

Join Amelia and I in the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club Kitchen as we share one more Sno-Cone Trading Swap recipe for before summer ends… Cantaloupe Freeze  This recipe makes for a great Sno-cone trade! 1 cup Price Chopper lemonade concentrate 1 cantaloupe (NuVal 93) 1 tablespoon Price Chopper honey 1 teaspoon Price Chopper vanilla extract Make the lemonade as … Read More

Frozen Yogurt Recipe – Choco Monkey Flavored!

Try this frozen yogurt recipe! It’s what we call ‘Choco-Monkey’ flavored & it’s absolutely delicious. My house was filled & in my opinion there is no room for ‘boredom’ in the midst of this beautiful weather, so we mixed up a treat to share that used a little creativity, energy, muscles & finally our taste buds.  Yes, together we made … Read More

More Valentine’s Party Fun with Strawberries and Dip

Strawberry Garden

I love playing with my food and the holidays always provide the perfect opportunity for us to get in the kitchen, let our imaginations soar and experiment on many levels.  One of my favorite Valentine’s shares is our Strawberry Rose Garden.  It’s great for classroom Valentine’s parties or it’s fun on a smaller scale for an after school surprise.  When … Read More

Cheese Ball Recipe Turned Snowman

Cooking with Kids - cheese ball gone snowman

Check out this Cheese Ball recipe that’s been re-purposed into a Snowman :)!  This recipe is great for birthday parties, classroom parties and/or any upcoming gathering.  It’s easy to make, tasty, kid-friendly and festive.  What’s not to love about an edible snowman? Snowy the Cheese Ball by Jodie Fitz 8 oz. Price Chopper cream cheese 1 teaspoon dry ranch dressing* … Read More

Crunchy Banana Bites

Years ago my best friend taught me a trick on eating bananas and peanut butter.  The combination shared has morphed ever so slightly into Crunchy Banana Bites at our house and we love these for an after school snack or even part of a breakfast combo.  Here’s one of snack friendly recipes to share; Crunchy Banana Bites by Jodie Fitz … Read More

Healthy Schools: Launching Back to School

Healthy Schools launching back 2013

Both last year and this year, I had the opportunity to be a part of Van Schaick Elementary’s Back to School Block Party that focuses on giving the kids a healthy launch back to school.  I recently had a chance to chat with the Principal, Jacqueline DeChiaro about the program and I absolutely love the idea of creating a special … Read More

Ghost Popping Cupcakes

My kids, like millions of others, love cupcakes.  However, two out of three of them don’t like frosting and that has forced me to get a little bit on the creative side of things.  As a result, I am always trying to find alternative toppings and fillings to share. I was very excited about sharing these boo-tiful cupcakes, as my … Read More

Summer Pasta Dishes are Delish!

Summer Pasta Dish

We have been fully enjoying the flavors that come with the grilling season at our table, but every once in awhile we still enjoy a delicious pasta dish.  So, I like to bring the grill along to the mix and save the heavy sauce and meatballs for the fall.I am a BIG, no HUGE…. pepper fan & love the summer … Read More

Healthy Schools: Saddlewood Elementary presents NO TV WEEK!

Healthy Schools: Saddlewood Elementary presents NO TV WEEK! I was recently part of the Saddlewood Elementary No TV Week activities and stopped by to make a dessert alternative with families.  While I was there I had an opportunity to chat with the event organizer and she shared more about this event, why they plan it and I LOVED the concept … Read More