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

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

Grinched Hot Cocoa for the Holidays and Family Fun

Grinched Hot Cocoa

While you’re getting ready to curl up and watch those holiday specials , or if you just want to steal a few moments together in the hustle and bustle of the season, check out this month’s EASY, but fun Menu including Grinched Hot Cocoa. This ‘Grinched’ Hot cocoa is super easy to make together in 15 minutes! It’s time you’ll … Read More

Santa Strawberry Bites are an Easy Memorable Holiday Dessert

Strawberry Santa Hats

It’s a busy time of year, at the Kids Cooking Club it’s all about creating memories together as you have recipe making/taste testing experiences. Sometimes the most memorable recipes are the simplest of combinations. So, while you’re getting ready to watch those holiday specials or just steal a few moments together in the hustle and bustle of the season, check … Read More

Blend up this Holiday Eggnog Fake Shake Recipe for a new sip

Dairy Free Eggnog Fake Shake Recipe

My kids, okay-okay & I, love the eggnog milkshakes that are available this time of year. However, my rule of thumb is that it’s a ‘once in a while kind of treat’. I try to teach, and live, a lifestyle that keeps in step with my grandfather’s philosophy of ‘everything in moderation’ who lived a very long & healthy life. … Read More

Baking up a Better Banana Bread for the Holidays

Banana Bread

This month is the beginning of baking season! Our family loves some of the fantastic alternative items in Price Chopper & Market 32 stores baking aisles. We took our banana bread recipe & turned it into a better bite by swapping & trading, while adding in some whole grains. Grab the kids, teach them ‘just right’ measurements & give this … Read More

Build an Easy Fruit Tree Forest for the Holidays

Fruit Tree Forest and Snow Dip

David joined me in the kitchen so that we could build a Fruit Tree Forest to serve at the party whether it is in the classroom or home.   We also whipped and folded together a few key ingredients to make a Snow Cap Dip. This recipe is so simple, but festively tasty. Watch David’s video to see how easy this … Read More

Eggnog Waffles for Breakfast

The holidays are here and we are ready to celebrate at the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club with three new tasty recipes to share. Dane started us off in the kitchen by helping to whip up some Eggnog Waffles for a festively delicious breakfast. We eliminated the syrup at the end of the day so that it didn’t compete in … Read More

Decorating Hard Boiled Easter Eggs Ombre Style for Family Fun

  Every year we LOVE to decorate eggs at the Kids Cooking Club. This year Nicholas helped me dip some colorful Ombre Styled Decorative Easter Eggs from supplies we found right at Price Chopper. Check out how Nicholas and I made these creative eggs below; it’s messy, simple & fun. And, don’t forget to check out all of our other … Read More

Celebrating Friendship with Snow-Capped Martini Recipe

snow capped martini

  I am saying CHEERS to a New Year and celebrating friendship and new beginnings with my Snow-Capped Martini Recipe. It’s been a very busy holiday season and I did something I haven’t done in over 5 years; I put everything on pause for the holiday and focused on my husband, children and company this past week.  I unplugged, I … Read More