Scrumptious Spaghetti Squash

This is the last week that we’ll be focusing on a seasonal fruit or vegetable. Don’t worry, there are many fun, delicious, and nutritious things in store! To end this fun series, we’re entering the world of winter squash by learning about spaghetti squash! Can you guess why this squash is called spaghetti squash? ItContinue reading “Scrumptious Spaghetti Squash”

Peach Muffins

Peach season is a wonderful time of year! Don’t let it pass by without sinking your teeth into a delicious peach or one of these peach muffins. 🙂 Could there be a better combination than peach and muffin? I don’t think so. This recipe makes a great quick breakfast or snack. Get this recipe startedContinue reading “Peach Muffins”

Everything is Peachy!

Question: What did the peach say when another peach made it mad? Answer: You want a peach of me??   😆 For some reason peaches don’t strike me as the type of fruit to become angry. Sometimes the word peach/peachy is used as an adjective that describes something good or positive. Have you ever heard someone […]

Green Bean Fries

Some lean, mean, and green string beans are about to be transformed into fries! You might be mostly familiar with fries eaten at a fast food restaurant but, believe me when I say, you’re going to want to familiarize yourself with these green bean fries. They’re delicious! This time of year green beans are growingContinue reading “Green Bean Fries”

The Green Bean Machine

Green bean, string bean, french bean, snap bean – they’re all the same thing! Why do green beans have so many names? I don’t know, but I do know that they’re a vegetable everyone should be eating! Green beans came from Peru but today, green beans can be found growing all over the world! InContinue reading “The Green Bean Machine”

Cantaloupe Freezie

It is HOT outside! Cool down by trying out today’s recipe. Not only is this beverage refreshing but it also contains a whole serving of fruit. 🙂 Look back at the last post to learn more about why cantaloupe is awesome! For a Cantaloupe Freezie you’ll need, crushed ice, cantaloupe, orange juice, sugar, and lemonContinue reading “Cantaloupe Freezie”

Cool Down with Cantaloupe

Trying to beat the summer heat? About 90% of cantaloupe is water, which means it will help you feel hydrated on hot summer days. Once you have one bite, you’ll want to eat the rest of the melon. Cantaloupe has an interesting history. Ancient Egyptians were eating cantaloupe over 4,000 years ago! Over the years, cantaloupeContinue reading “Cool Down with Cantaloupe”

Zucchini Pizza Bites

Who doesn’t love pizza? I can’t think of anyone! Pizza is also a lot of fun to make, which is why today’s recipe is pizza with a little twist. Zucchini Pizza Bites are tiny pizzas with zucchini instead of pizza dough! Your taste buds will go crazy when you eat these pizza bites. For thisContinue reading “Zucchini Pizza Bites”

Zesty Zucchini

The zucchini itself may not be zesty (a word that means energetic/lively) but its delicious taste might make you feel zesty. Zucchini is a squash grown during the summer, which makes it a summer squash, opposed to a winter squash. Zucchinis can get really big if they’re left on the vine too long. The largestContinue reading “Zesty Zucchini”

Apricot Fruit Leather

You’ve probably seen or tasted fruit leather or fruit roll-ups from the grocery store but did you know that they’re easy to make at home? Not only is homemade fruit leather easy, it’s also really tasty. This recipe stays in the oven for a long time so it’s a good idea to make this onContinue reading “Apricot Fruit Leather”