14 Healthy Kid-Friendly Recipes for the Holiday Season

My quest for healthy recipes, led me to this article at cookstory.com with healthy holiday recipes for kids. There’s a little of everything, 14 recipes in total:

Balsamic Chicken & Stuffing Muffins

Creamed Spinach & Mushrooms

Fruity Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

Pear-Stuffed Baked Apples

Pork Chops & Cinnamon Apples

Raspberry Chicken

Slow Cooker Ham & Pineapple

Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes

Sweet Potato Casserole

Apple Pumpkin French Toast Muffins

Citrus & Sage Roasted Turkey

Cranberry Apple Crisp

Holiday Leftovers Shepherd’s Pie

Nutty Apple Pancakes


For the main article, follow this link:

 Healthy Holiday Recipes for Kids and Grown Ups Too

Quick & Easy Banana Mango Smoothie

So, yesterday, I had myself locked in my bedroom all day, cramming to get an assignment done for a class and deciphering words like butylated hydroxytoluene, pyridoxine hydorchloride, and 4-methylimidazole! (BTW-in case you’re wondering, these are all additives in food. One is good for you the other two are VERY bad for you. Can you guess which one is good? -No fair using Google! I’d love to hear from you. If you’re curious, leave me a comment and I’ll give you the answer.:-) )

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Strawberry Banana Mango Smoothie – happyhannahlove


Since it’s Meet N Greet weekend, I wanted to share one more fellow blogger posts. This one is a fruit smoothie from Happy Hanna Love…very tasty, and very healthy! One tip-I’d add a handful or 2 of spinach and a scoop of your favorite protein powder (unflavored or vanilla). It’ll bump up the protein , vitamin & mineral content (and turn it a bizzare color), but you won’t even taste the difference. The fruit is still the star of the show. For Hannah’s recipe, see the link below.



Christmas was veeeeeery kind to me this year- a brand new Cuisinart food processor/blender. I’m in my first apartment and it’s so nice to have a blender again…so get ready for lot…

for the recipe: Strawberry Banana Mango Smoothie – happyhannahlove

Healthy vegan green juice-Cooking without Limits

Here is a wonderful and super healthy juice/smoothie recipe from fellow blogger (and very talented food photographer! 🙂 Just look at those pictures! Beautiful! ) Cooking without Limits! cropped-cover8_300

Happy New Year! Let’s begin 2017 with a healthy juice. Having a clean start for our body and mind is the best thing we can do. Ingredients: 1 hand parsley 1 lemon juice 1 tablespoon cumin 1 tablesp…


For the full recipe: Healthy vegan green juice