Berry Banana Split

Feeling patriotic? This berry delicious banana split is perfect for those patriotic vibes! The banana split is an all-american dessert. Wilmington, Ohio claims to be the birthplace of the banana split – it’s inventor being Ernest Hazard in 1907. The town even holds a banana split festival every June to celebrate (sounds fun to me!).Continue reading “Berry Banana Split”

Roasted Radishes

Now that we have learned a little bit about radishes, it’s time to learn how to make them into a delicious dish! Remember, many people like raw radishes – you don’t actually need to do anything to enjoy them. Today’s recipe, however, is one that will leave your taste buds feeling super rad! All youContinue reading “Roasted Radishes”

Green Pea Avocado Dip

Today’s recipe will hopefully apPEAse your hunger. It’s a tasty snack that you can make quickly and with just a few ingredients. Also, if you have a lot of peas growing in your garden, this is a good way to use them! Start by gathering your ingredients. You’ll need green peas, lime juice, a smallContinue reading “Green Pea Avocado Dip”

Woo-hoo it’s Rhubarb!

Since rhubarb is often sweetened with sugar and has a pinkish red color, you may think it’s a fruit but it is actually a vegetable! Have you ever tried rhubarb? It is not the most common vegetable around but that just makes it more exciting to learn about. 🙂  Rhubarb looks like celery but isContinue reading “Woo-hoo it’s Rhubarb!”

Fun Under the Summer Sun!

School is over and the sun is out!! Does life get any better? Now that you’ve got a little bit more time on your hands – what fun things are you going to do? Summer always provide a lot of opportunities to be physically active. No matter what fun activities you do this summer, makeContinue reading “Fun Under the Summer Sun!”

Broccoli Bites

Maybe you love broccoli or maybe it’s your least favorite vegetable, either way, you will definitely like this recipe! It is easy, cheesy, and nutritious. 😉 In the last blog post we learned that broccoli is very nutritious – make sure to check it out if you haven’t read it already. This recipe makes itContinue reading “Broccoli Bites”

Gardens are Great

Have you ever eaten a fruit or vegetable that you grew in a garden? It is a lot of fun to watch a plant grow from a seed to something you can actually eat! Today we’re going to learn a little bit about growing a garden. You may think of gardening as a something thatContinue reading “Gardens are Great”

What’s in Season?

Do you have a fruit/vegetable garden at your house, school, or community? If you do, put your hands in the air and say “woot woot!” – if you help work on the garden do an extra “woot”. Having a garden helps us eat foods that are fresh and nutritious. The time when a fruit orContinue reading “What’s in Season?”

Veggie Omelet Muffins

Have you thought about going to the farmers market after the last blog post? Well today’s recipe, Veggie Omelet Muffins, uses ingredients that you can find at the farmers market! Depending on where you live some of the ingredients might not be available yet but that isn’t a problem for this recipe. You can getContinue reading “Veggie Omelet Muffins”

Fun at the Farmers Market

Do you like fresh fruit and vegetables? Free samples? Locally made goods? Do you like having a good time? If the answer is yes to any of those questions, visit your local farmers market! Going to the farmers market is a win-win situation – you have a good time and the local community is supported.Continue reading “Fun at the Farmers Market”