Recipes for Kids & Families

Beautify Your Potlock Salad By Jenny Kusters

Beautify Your Potluck Salad

by Jenny Kusters, Blogger for "Habitat at Home" --

This salad is a colorful and elegant way to capitalize on what the spring season provides us. By incorporating different textures and colors, I quickly managed create thing of beauty with very little work at all. This is a dish very much worth repeating, which effortlessly impresses!

Blueberry Lemon Pie on the Grill

Blueberry Lemon Pie on the Grill
Yes, you read that right... pie on the grill!  The kids can have fun cutting out the stars for the top crust!  I don’t own a cast iron skillet, but for this recipe I may just go out and buy one.

Firecracker Red, White & Blue Cake

Betty Crocker's Firecracker Red, White & Blue Cake

Love how festive this cake looks! And not too hard to make, either! Celebrate the 4th of July in style with a red-white-and-blue dessert made from Betty Crocker SuperMoist white cake mix, Betty Crocker Whipped fluffy frosting and red and blue food coloring!

Healthy Recipes for Kids & Grown-Ups

4 Healthy Recipes for Kids & Grown-Upsby by contributor Kathy Wolper, owner of Kitchen Wizards

Raise your hand if you overindulged this summer? While on vacation or at cookouts, graduation parties, weddings, and showers, it’s oh-so-easy to forget to eat healthfully. Just.too.many.temptations!

If you’re ready for a change and looking for some healthy recipes for your kids – or yourself! – please take a look at these recipes that were BIG hits with the kids who took Kitchen Wizards Cooking Camps this summer. Enjoy!

Rudolph Peanut Blossoms

Rudolph Peanut Blossoms    
I’m not sure if everyone else’s mom called this type of cookie a “peanut blossom,” but mine did, and that’s what I’m going with.  Dress them up for Christmas a la this idea from!  

Fruity Turkey Tray

Fruity Turkey Tray

I was undecided about whether this should go under "recipes" or "crafts"!  Whatever it is, it is adorable and a perfect idea for a Thanksgiving bring-along dish!