Recipes and Food

Busy parents are about to get even busier! With school getting back in full swing, there will be more after school activities, which means less time to make dinner. Here are a few quick ideas. Great lunch and breakfast ideas as well.

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15 Lunch Box Ideas for Back to School

August 9th, 2013 posted by Sherri Osborn

When back-to-school time rolls around, most people are focused on preparing all of the supplies their children needs and finding the latest fashions, but very rarely do they worry about […]

Cheesy Corn Dog Muffins

February 12th, 2013 posted by Tami Rose

by Tami Rose click here for a larger view Packed into a lunchbox or eaten as an after school snack, these muffins taste just like your kids’ favorite corn dogs […]

Easy Beef Recipes

February 12th, 2013 posted by Brenda Hyde

Save Time in The Kitchen, Cook With Foil Here’s a new twist on fast food. Cool with aluminum foil! Take a sheet of aluminum foil. Wrap ample portions of chicken, […]

Easy Chicken Dinners

February 12th, 2013 posted by Brenda Hyde

Looking for some easy, thrifty ideas for chicken leg quarters? Great meals for families on the go! First, a little tip with a caution added. Look for the 10 pound […]

Mac ‘n’ Beef Soup

February 12th, 2013 posted by Family Corner Staff

Our friends at the Campbell’s Soup Company were kind enough to share this marvelous recipe with us. Try it today for a great dinner with bread or a salad. Mac […]

Quick Breads for After School Snacks

February 12th, 2013 posted by Brenda Hyde

Quick breads are easy, delicious and perfect for holiday hostess gifts, before dinner treats or after school snacks. They can be double wrapped with foil and frozen for two months […]

Sandwich Kabobs

February 12th, 2013 posted by Tami Rose

Kids will love finding these kabobs in their lunch boxes. They are the perfect size for little hands, making a lot less mess to clean up afterwards. Made from all […]

Smart Snacks Equal Good Nutrition

February 12th, 2013 posted by Family Corner Staff

In the car, after school, by the television set or at a sports event — snacking is part of the American lifestyle. Kids of all ages love to snack, and […]

30 Healthier Snack Ideas for Kids

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

It’s time for the kids to head back to school. When they come home each afternoon have healthier snacks waiting so that they don’t grab for potato chips or cookies. […]

4 Favorite Kid Friendly Trail Mixes

February 12th, 2013 posted by Tami Rose

I haven’t met a kid that wouldn’t gladly eat some dried fruit and nuts when it was mixed in among some of his/her other favorite snack foods. These trail mixes […]

ABC & 123 Alphabet Cookies

February 12th, 2013 posted by Tami Rose

click here for a larger view Teacher Appreciation week starts May 5th this year. Looking for something fun and tasty to give to your favorite teacher? Bake a batch of […]

Back to School Breakfasts – Quick and Easy

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kim Tilley

It’s back-to-school, or homeschooling time! Whichever way you are going with your kids, schooltime means back to a structured schedule and back to the morning routine of gearing up for […]

Bite Size Zucchini Muffins

February 12th, 2013 posted by Tami Rose

click here for a larger view Serve these muffins as a quick, on-the-go breakfast, a lunchbox treat or an after school snack. There’s so much flavor packed into these little […]

Breakfast on the Go

February 12th, 2013 posted by Family Corner Staff

You’ve heard it many times before: breakfast is the healthiest way to start the day. Jump-starting the day with breakfast benefits everyone – children, teens and adults. Although this meal […]

Breakfast Pizza

February 12th, 2013 posted by Tami Rose

click here for a larger view Get the kids to the table in no time in the morning… tell them you’re making pizza for breakfast. Within 30 minutes you’ll be […]

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Orange Carrot Less-Drip Ice Pops

Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]