Let’s Get Ready for Some Football!

January 28, 2014

                                        Super Bowl Weekend is upon us, and for many that means an excuse to consume large quantities of junk food!  This year, try turning some of your favorite Super Bowl treats, into fresh (and healthier) […]

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Pack Smart Lunches – Fresh & Healthy Lunch Box Ideas for 2014

January 16, 2014

                    Breaking out of the boring lunch box conundrum  is always a challenge and as we start a new year I turned to Foodie.com to help bookmark some of my favorite lunch box ideas and recipes. Enjoy some of our favorites, collect your own and make packing lunch […]

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Top Healthier Kid-Friendly Recipes for 2013

December 10, 2013

                                      As we close out 2013, I turned to Foodie.com to help organize some of my favorite kid-friendly recipes. Enjoy some of our favorites, collect your own and have a wonderful holiday season!

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Maple Pumpkin Pie With Whole Wheat & Flax Crust

November 24, 2013

    Maple Pumpkin Pie with Whole Wheat & Flax Crust Ingredients: 3 eggs, separated 1/4 C pure maple syrup 1 3/4 C fresh pumpkin puree 1 tsp cinnamon 1/8 tsp cloves 1/8 tsp nutmeg 1/4 tsp ginger 1/4 C heavy cream 1/4 C half and half single Whole Wheat & Flax Pie Crust  1 […]

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A Bite-Sized Thanksgiving

November 17, 2013

                              As Thanksgiving approaches, I reflect on the past year and wish to thank you all.  Though Out of the Box Food has been on a necessary hiatus, the passion and desire to share Real Food for families has never waned. […]

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Pizza for Breakfast!

July 29, 2013

                                  Pizza for breakfast?  Why not!   These Individual Prosciutto Breakfast Pizzas are a fun way to incorporate fresh ingredients into something the kids love and won’t expect in the morning.  We make them with farm fresh eggs, ripe […]

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Make it together – Homemade “Disco” Butter

July 15, 2013

                            Lazy summer days are the perfect opportunity to make food fresh with our kids.   This summer we’re going to share some of our favorite “Make-it-together” foods to help give you ideas to get your kids interested in, and making their […]

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Enter to Win the Power Garden Sweepstakes

June 17, 2013

                                Happy  National Eat Drink Your Vegetables Day #DrinkVeggies!  Last week we shared our recipe for the Naked Juice Power Garden sweepstakes — Berry Veggie Creamsicles. This week we’re offering you the opportunity to vote for our recipe for a […]

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Berry Veggie Creamsicles & Sweepstakes

June 13, 2013

                                      When offered the opportunity to create another family fresh recipe using Naked Juice, we jumped at the chance!  Naked Juice has just come out with their new Power Garden juices which combine over 1 pound of […]

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Strawberry Beet Ice Cream

May 28, 2013

                            The farmers market has been ripe with beets and strawberries.  I love the rich colors of both the golden beets, and the deep red beets, but my kids are certainly NOT fans.  Unable to resist these beauties, I found myself needing […]

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