Make these Rainbow Parfaits for Easy Fruity Fun Yum

Rainbow Fruit Parfaits

We love all things rainbow. Check out this delightfully easy way to serve up fruit for breakfast, in the lunchbox or as an after school snack. Rainbow Parfaits by Jodie Fitz Red layer = strawberries, watermelon or red raspberries Orange layer = cantaloupe, oranges Yellow layer = pineapple, bananas, or mangoes Green layer = green grapes, honey dew melon or … Read More

Shamrock Chips & Heirloom Tomato Salsa Make a Festive Snack

Shamrock Chips & Heirloom Tomato Salsa Make a Festive Snack

Homemade Shamrock Chips with this Lucky Salsa recipe make for a festively delicious St. Patrick’s Day snack. Simply grab the FlatOut® Garden Spinach flatbreads at the deli & turn them into shamrock chips everyone will love. These crunchy, savory chips are perfectly served with a little Lucky Salsa made from heirloom tomatoes. While the chips are baking, you can whip … Read More

Reuben Sandwiches are our St. Patrick’s Day Family Dinner Tradition

reuben sandwich

 We are not big on boiled dinner with corned beef & cabbage.  Although I think that was a St. Patrick’s Day staple in my husband’s home when he was growing up.  As a result I made it for the first few years of our marriage thinking I was carrying on a tradition for him, only to finally learn that he … Read More

St. Patrick’s Day Pizza = Family Fun

St. Patrick's Day Pizza Fun

Like many, I organize my shopping and plan for weekly meals often taking advantage of the sales. Sometimes that plan goes off with out a hitch and other times ‘the monkey wrench’ of life throws a little change our way & the meal plan gets replaced by the easy fall back plan.  But, almost always we have one night, without … Read More

Drinking Green = St. Patrick’s Day Fun

When I served my youngest this drink and told her I was experimenting for St. Patrick’s Day she was all excited.  She sipped it and said, “I like it, but it doesn’t taste St. Patrick’s Day-ish…” I was curious, what would St. Patrick’s Day taste like to her?  She then shared that she was expecting something minty.  When I told … Read More

Kids, Kale & St. Patrick’s Day

Kids, Kale & St. Patrick's Day

When the kids were young we would use the month of March to eat all kinds of GREEN foods.  Now that they are a little older, we’re still doing the same thing, I’m just not pointing it out as much- lol!  A few years ago kale chips circulated the web faster than our family could ride the Rockin’ Roller Coaster … Read More

Edible Blarney Stones = St. Patrick’s Day Fun

Blarney Stones = St. Patrick's Day Fun

Edible Blarney Stones = St. Patrick’s Day Fun!  But, what is a blarney stone?  In reality, there is a castle in Ireland called a Blarney Castle and there are legends about kissing the Blarney Stone.   After a little Internet searching and some reading, I have no intentions of ever hanging upside down hundreds of feet in the air to reach … Read More