Category: Recipes for families

Cooking calls for family bonding

Our family enjoys cooking together.  Lately, our kitchen has become a science lab.  Edward, 6 years old, is making concoctions with various liquids – I am afraid to taste them! Matthew, 8 years old, is making homemade peanut and cashew … Continue reading

4 tips on making grab-and-go meals

It’s arrived! Time for school shopping – supplies, clothes and uniforms. How do you prep your kitchen for the start of school?  Grab and go’s come to my mind. Our house tries to sit and eat as a family as … Continue reading

Delicious summer salsa recipe

With seasonal fresh produce, fresh salsa can be a simple way to incorporate fruits and vegetables into our diets. I have the pleasure of enjoying my sisters’ varied salsa recipes on vacation and my brother-in-law’s salsa from his vegetable garden. … Continue reading

Recipe time: Greek-style Quinoa

Spring has sprung!  Our Happy Box returned to our home at the beginning of March!  We were excited to place our empty box outside our door and later that day, a full box of produce appeared!  At this time of … Continue reading

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