Confessions of a Weekday Vegan

Confessions of a Weekday Vegan

A semi-vegan approach for healthy kids and a healthy planet Scroll down for a list of kid-friendly vegan meal ideas. For the third time in my adult life, I’ve rewritten my weekly shopping list t . . .

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Rock Your Next Lemonade Stand with Strawberry Lemonade

Rock Your Next Lemonade Stand with Strawberry Lemonade

Strawberry LemonadeFresh summer strawberries provide a refreshing twist when making pink lemonade. Kids will love to serve this delicious recipe at their next lemonade stand!Makes 2 quarts (8 cups)I . . .

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Summertime Watermelon Popsicles

Summertime Watermelon Popsicles

Ah, summer—time to pull out the popsicle maker and homemade popsicle recipes! Kids will love these delicious, refreshing watermelon popsicles. Ingredients 3½ cups cubed seedless watermelon 5 . . .

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San Diego Restaurants with Kid-Friendly Play Space

San Diego Restaurants with Kid-Friendly Play Space

Hey, foodie parents. Skip the dollar menu this weekend. These local restaurants feature real chefs, great food and play spaces for kids. Officine Buona Forchetta2816 Sims Rd., Liberty StationNew to L . . .

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Garlic Chicken Panini

Garlic Chicken Panini

Garlic Chicken PaniniFrom San Diego's own "Panini Mom," Kathy StrahsLearn how to make her famous Strawberry, Banana and Nutella Panini, as featured in our June 2012 issue. When I was growing up in th . . .

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Mexican Lettuce Cups

Mexican Lettuce Cups

Perfect on days you want a lower-carb alternative to a sandwich. Let’s face it—on most sandwiches the filling is the star, so using a lettuce leaf in place of bread makes sense. Find more health . . .

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Watermelon Carving

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Watermelon Carving

Nothing says summer like eating delicious, ripe watermelon. This watermelon carving is perfect for a summer birthday party or to pair with summer reading activities! Here’s how to cut a watermelon . . .

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Strawberry Coconut Drink

Strawberry Coconut Drink

Strawberry recipe lovers! This refreshing strawberry drink is perfect for sipping on a sunny day. Ingredients4 cups hulled California strawberries, frozen
1½ cups coconut water
1/3 cup orange . . .

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Great Recipes to Cook with Kids

Great Recipes to Cook with Kids

Getting your kids in the kitchen is a great way to share a moment. Cooking with children is not only a fun way to share an activity, but when adults provide recipes kids can make for t . . .

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Strawberry Recipe for Caprese Salad

Strawberry Recipe for Caprese Salad

Love recipes with Strawberries? Satisfy your sweet and tart cravings with this healthy, strawberry recipe for Strawberry Caprese Salad Ingredients2 pounds fresh California strawberries, stemmed and . . .

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Ramona's Lemon Rosemary Green Beans

Ramona's Lemon Rosemary Green Beansserves 82 lbs. fresh green beans3 T. butter1 t. freshly grated lemon zest1 t. minced fresh rosemaryIn a pot of boiling salted water, cook the beans for about 5 minut . . .

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Patriotic Watermelon Flag Kebabs

This American flag “cake” will be the star of your 4th of July picnic or summer party—and it’s easy enough that the kids can help make it! Here’s how to make an American flag “cake” with . . .

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Star Spangled Soda

Star-Spangled SodaDoubles as a refreshing drink and a great science experiment! It’s a great addition to any cookout—Memorial Day, 4th of July or any summer celebration.IngredientsCranberry juice . . .

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The Stars Are Aligned Cake Ball Pops

The Stars Are Aligned Cookie Pops••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• . . .

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Chef Marcela Valladolid's Roasted Chipotle Acorn Squash

Recipe from Food Network’s Chef Marcela Valladolid Roasted Chipotle Acorn Squash 2 acorn squash (1-11/2 pounds each)2 tablespoons olive oil2 garlic cloves, minced1 teaspoon ground chipotle ch . . .

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