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Sunday Meal Prep with the Instant Pot

Use the Instant Pot for efficient Sunday Meal Prep, then serve quick, healthy meals all week long! It’s safe to say we’re sold on the Instant Pot. In my house (stop me if this sounds familiar), a certain toddler likes to hang on my pant legs while I’m trying to cook dinner. She’d probably rather eat cereal than whatever I’m…

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Green Hummus Recipe

A simple veggie dip perfect for St. Patrick's Day - or any day. Mild and delicious green hummus without tahini, but WITH spinach and cheese!   With St. Patrick's Day right around the corner we wanted to come up with a healthy snack for the holiday. Green hummus is the perfect snack because it's festive and good for you. We…

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24 Dye-Free Ideas for Fun St. Patrick’s Day Food

Dye-Free St. Patrick's Day Food From rainbows and shamrocks, to leprechauns, it's easy to get carried away and turn any food item the perfect color for your holiday!  But there is another way!  These naturally colored, dye-free St. Patrick's Day foods will make any kids St. Patrick's Day just a little extra festive, without the hyperactivity! ST. PATRICK'S GREEN FOOD &…

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Enchilada-Stuffed Zucchini Boats

A super fresh and healthful take on enchiladas! Enchilada-stuffed zucchini boats are brimming with flavor and veggies. This recipe is just one of many fun, healthy recipes in No Excuses Detox, the newest cookbook by Megan Gilmore, aka the Detoxinista.  I love getting new cookbooks! And I've gotta say, when I got No Excuses Detox in the mail I couldn't help by…

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Banana Oat Breakfast Cookies

These Banana Oat Breakfast cookies are the best way to start your day! You know your kids will want to try these if you call it a breakfast cookie and tell them it tastes like banana bread. The best part of this recipe is that it is a healthy breakfast and will fill their bellies.  They are perfect for those…

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Healthy Breakfast Sliders Recipe

We're always looking for new ways to make breakfast healthy, easy, and fun for the whole family. These healthy breakfast sliders include whole wheat rolls, veggies, eggs, ham, and Cache Valley cheese for a wholesome start to your day. They fill you up, taste amazing, and can even be made ahead!  This post is sponsored by Cache Valley. We truly…

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Pot o’ Gold Stuffed Peppers

Bright, golden stuffed peppers brim with whole grain brown rice, lean turkey, and kid-friendly spices for a healthy and festive dinner. We’re gearing up for St. Paddy’s day!  We brought out the shamrock cookie cutter and we’re thinking about ways to go green for the season. And yes, we appreciate cute food. But on a lot of busy weeknights, to…

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Healthy Italian Spaghetti Carbonara Recipe

Try bacon and eggs for dinner in Italian spaghetti carbonara! This Italian dish is super quick and easy to make - it's done in just 20 minutes. Plus, we've made a few simple changes to help make this yummy dish good for you too! Growing up, spaghetti carbonara was a dinner we all loved. Though delicious, these simple parmesan, egg, and…

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Healthy Irish Chicken and Dumpling Soup Recipe

You'll feel lucky you found this healthier version of Irish chicken and dumpling soup - it's so hearty and delicious! We added extra veggies, cut out unnecessary fat, and made our dumplings out of whole wheat.   I first made Irish chicken and dumpling soup in college. I hosted a group of friends for dinner on St. Patrick's day -…

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Indian Spinach Curry for Kids Recipe

A veggie-filled mild and delicious curry perfect for kids! Indian spinach curry packs in the spinach but doesn't taste like it. Add in chickpeas or chicken for protein and serve with brown rice for a wholesome family meal that is anything but boring. Indian spinach curry is definitely one of my favorite meals of all time. It's wonderfully rich and creamy…

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