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A quick and healthy Miso Alphabet Soup recipe

Miso Alphabet Soup

Miso Alphabet Soup ~ healthy, easy, and fun Miso Alphabet Soup is a 15 minute meal that introduces kids of all ages to a classic Japanese dish.  Miso is one of the world’s oldest super foods, and nobody should…

Dinosaur Egg Popsicles | theviewfromgreatisland.com

Dinosaur Egg Popsicles

Dinosaur Egg Popsicles — if you know what a Dinosaur Egg is you’re ahead of the game…pluots, apriums, and plumcots are some of the true treasures of summer! Pluots, apriums, and plumcots are hybrids of plums and apricots, and…

Permission to Play!

Permission to Play! 20 Whimsical Recipes

You couldn’t get away with any hanky panky at our dinner table when I was a kid. If you tried to doodle in your mashed potatoes, braid your fettuccine, or squish peas with your fork till their innards popped…

healthy and fun frozen yogurt snacks

Healthy Frozen Yogurt Snacks

It’s playtime meets snack time when you make fun and healthy frozen yogurt treats in shapes kids of all ages will love! I’m over at Super Healthy Kids today with a playful idea for healthy frozen yogurt snacks made…

All Natural Homemade Gingerbread Playdough

Homemade Gingerbread Playdough

Let your kids ‘bake’ alongside you with Homemade Gingerbread Playdough — it looks, smells, and feels just like the real thing! Today sharing one of my favorite things…homemade playdough!  I’ve made it countless times for my girls when they…

mason jar smoothie bowl

Kid Friendly Smoothie Bowls

Hi everybody — I’m posting today from Super Healthy Kids and I hope you’ll head over and join me there.  I’m making kid-friendly breakfast bowls without the exotic ingredients that can sometimes scare picky eaters (of all ages!) away.  …

Fresh fruit frozen into colorful yogurt bars

Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt Bars

These Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt Bars are fun to make, and pretty, too. They make a nice healthy treat for kids of any age. I make a simple granola for the bottom layer, and then collect lots of leftover…

rich no-bake chocolate chip cookie dough bars

No Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars

No Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars are a fun way to enjoy everybody’s favorite illicit treat! *NOTE: The FDA has recently warned that while it is unlikely, eating raw flour can make you ill, therefore they recommend against…

Whole Fruit Popsicles | The View from Great Island 8

Whole Fruit Popsicles

Whole Fruit Popsicles are a healthy, low calorie, low carb snack or dessert for kids of all ages! Those of you who know me know I have a thing for stripes.  I had so much fun making last year’s…

Layered Ice Cubes

Layered Ice Cubes ~ aren’t these pretty?  They’re just ordinary ice cubes, made with layers of fruit juices.  And they’re not just pretty, they actually have a purpose— as they melt they flavor whatever you’ve plopped them into.  The…

Homemade Fresh Grapefruit or Pomegranate ‘Jello’

Homemade Fresh Grapefruit or Pomegranate ‘Jello’ ~ these very low sugar healthy fresh fruit ‘jello’ recipes are fun for kids of all ages! This was a real eye opener for me.  I’m not a jello eater.  My mom’s lime…

Mini Corn Dogs with Onion Sauce

Mini Corn Dogs with Onion Sauce ~ just like the ones that come from the street carts on the streets of New York City, only in miniature! More cute food to celebrate the end of the day and the…