Kid Kritics Approved - Healthy Foods for Kids

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Turkey Pizza with Almond Cheeze

Homemade pizza with ground turkey, marinara sauce, and almond cheeze!

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Turkey Ricotta Meatball Sandwich by Stacy

Turkey meatballs in marinara sauce served on a bun with wilted spinach and Almond Cheeze!

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Turkey Spinach Meatballs

Great recipe to make in batch and freeze! Delicious turkey meatballs with the added nutrition and flavor of spinach. Serve with your favorite pasta or make it into a meatball sub sandwich.

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Turkey Taco Roll Ups by Liz

Soft tacos rolled up and held in place with cupcake toppers to appeal to little ones!

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Tzatziki-Cucumber Yogurt Dip

So easy, this classic dip is a mix of Greek Yogurt, cucumber, fresh garlic, lemon juice and dill. 

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Veggie and Cheese Pasta Salad

Choose your pasta shape, cook and coat with olive oil, then add broccoli florets, peas, tomatoes, white cheese, and finally some balsamic vinegar and a touch of lemon or lime juice. Fast and fresh!

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Veggie Corn Chip Casserole

Take your veggie casserole to the next notch with the delicious addition of RW Garcia Corn Chips!

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Veggie Freekeh

Deliciously satisfying green wheat grain with veggies! Made super easy with Freekeh Tamari flavored. 

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Veggie Pasta Salad

Simple to make and simply delicious! A salad of broccoli florets, cherry tomatoes, shredded cheese and Italian dressing, all combined with your favorite whole grain or gluten-free pasta.

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Veggie Stix Chicken Fingers by Kelly

Crushed Veggie Stix by Good Health Natural Foods give homemade chicken fingers a nice, crunchy crust, while sneaking in a few extra veggie nutrients and avoiding the deep frying!

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Veggie Stix Nachos by Deidre

Traditional nacho taste, but made with Veggie Stix by Good Health Natural Foods.  This new recipe idea is full of flavor and fun!

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Wild Blueberry Applesauce by Michele

Fresh apples cooked in wild blueberry juice with fresh lemon juice and cinnamon. Delightful and delicious!

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Will's Favorite Tuna Cheese Melt Sandwich

Warm and yummy, this tuna melt with celery, canola mayonnaise, seasoned salt and grated cheese all on whole-grain bread will come out of your toaster oven and into their tummies with rave reviews!

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Zatar Meatloaf by Heather

Delicious and flavorful meatloaf recipe - turn this everyday meal into a special treat for the whole family!

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Zatar Shrimp Tacos by Heather

Change tacos from ordinary to extraordinary by using shrimp and flavorful Zatar Chips!

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Apple Cinnamon Cheesecake Shots

A deliciously healthier version of cheesecake made with Greek yogurt and a touch of cinnamon and apples in individual servings - in shot glasses!  Perfect for a party!

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Apple Crumb Coffee Cake by Karen and Tina

This moist and delicious coffee cake is sure to please your guests.  Adding the apple slices is so simple when you use Crispy Cinnamon Apple Chips by Good Health Natural Foods!

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Banana Almond Butter Pops (Freeze Pops!)

Tasty freeze pops with almond butter for protein and healthy omega-3 fatty acids!

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Banana Pudding with Cookie Dippers

Pudding whipped with banana and served with cookies for dipping!

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Barbara's Puffins Muffins

Delicious muffins made with Cinnamon Puffins Cereal.  This recipe is Kid Kritics Approved!

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Barbara's Snackimals Banana Pudding

Delicious banana pudding recipe made with wheat-free Snackimal cookies.  Plus, the Kid Kritics loved it!

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Berry Greek Dessert Shots

Delicious perfect sized portions of berry Greek yogurt desserts with Puffins crumbs on the bottom.

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Black Bean Chocolate Fudge Brownies (flourless)

Your family will love these brownies.  They are wheat-free, gluten-free, flourless, and they provide fiber, protein, and iron from black beans.  Really, they do taste good.  Just ask the Kid Kritics ... they loved them!

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Black Bean Taco Dip

Black bean dip flavored with taco seasoning...grab some tortilla chips and veggies and and start dipping!

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Blue Barn Pops

A super easy summer kid pleaser - ice pops made from fresh oranges and strawberries, and blueberry juice

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Blueberry Lemon Pie with Cookie Crust

A delicious blueberry pie with a crushed sandwich cookie crust. Quick and easy.

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Blueberry Walnut Fudge by Laura

A delicious chocolate fudge with wild blueberries and walnuts!

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Brownie Bites, Gluten-Free

Mini brownies topped with creamy whipped topping and fresh raspberries!

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Butternut Banana Mini Muffins

This banana bread has nurtients from both bananas and butternut squash.  It is gluten-free and easy to make with Pamela's Baking & Pancake Mix!  You can also make it into mini muffins!

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Cashew Oatmeal Drops

Rolled oats, cashew butter, chopped cashews, honey, cinnamon, raisins, and egg. Easy, quick and delicious. Make lots!

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Cheezy Broccoli Bites

Gluten-free breaded broccoli bites.  They make a great snack, appetizer, or side dish. 

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Chicken Nachos

Nachos with chicken, cheese, beans, tomatoes, and cilantro.

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Chocolate Avocado Pudding

This smooth and so chocolaty delicious pudding has no artificial food colorings or sweetners!

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Chocolate Granola Bites by Elizabeth

These super quick and delicious treats are perfect to satisfy that sweet craving!

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

Creamy chocolate and peanut butter pudding in a chocolate and peanut butter crust.  Yum!

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Cool Blueberry Pie

A buttered cookie crumb crust with a cool blueberry filling is a wonderful sweet treat, especially in the Summer!

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Creme Brulee

This is a lighter version of creme brulee using reduced fat milk instead of heavy cream - perfect for a holiday indulgence with a little less guilt!  Plus, it's made with lactose free milk making it ideal for those with a lactose sensitivity. 

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Dark Chocolate Raspberry Cups

These decadent chocolate raspberry cups are easy to make and so beautiful to serve at a party or special event.

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Deliciously Yummy Snack Mix by Kimberly

Sweet & salty snack mix with popcorn, cranberries, and chocolate chips!  Great for lunch boxes or a snack to-go.

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Fast Black Bean Dip

It doesn’t get much easier than this! Keep salsa and black beans stored in your cupboard so when you have surprise guests or are asked to take something to a football party, you can throw this together in minutes!

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Four Amigas Making Salsa

Fresh ingredients, fresh taste. Simply combine roma tomatoes, cilantro, diced white onion, lime juice and a chopped pepper - possibly  jalopeno for added spice. Grab the tortilla chips!

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Fudgy Brownie Bites

These brownie bites are just what you need to indulge your chocolate craving!

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Gluten Free Trail Mix by Rebecca

A gluten-free trail mix complete with dried fruits, pretzels and almonds.

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Gluten-Free Maple Peanut Butter Cookies

Delicious peanut butter cookies made with less sugar and no flour!

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Golden Vanilla and Fruit Cake, Gluten-Free

A Gluten-free dessert to indulge in without sacrificing great taste!  This cake is perfect for birthday celebrations that the whole family will enjoy.

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Guacamole

Kids will love preparing this guacamole with you. A delicious blend of avocado, garlic powder, fresh cilantro, lime juice and a dash of salt and pepper - how easy can it get?

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Healthy Pizza dip by Tia

A Greek yogurt based dip with all the flavors of pizza! Perfect for dipping veggies or Veggie Stix!

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Holiday Fun with Zatar Chips by Gwen

These are fun treats to make WITH your kids! They will have a blast making their own healthy, festive snack!

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Hot Spiced Cider

A warm, spiced drink perfect for a cool evening at home...or a holiday party!

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Hummus Chips & Cheese by Laurie

A fun appetizer of Hummus Chips with goat cheese, cherry tomatoes, and fresh herbs.  Perfect for a party appetizer tray!

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