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Watermelon and Strawberry Salad with Mint, Cucumber & Feta
Nothing says summer like a juicy wedge of watermelon, but did you know it can also be the star in a salad? Tossed with sweet strawberries, crunchy cucumbers, salty feta cheese, and fragrant fresh mint, this colorful Watermelon and Strawberry Salad may look and taste fancy but it’s surprisingly easy to make. Summer is supposed to be carefree. Right? So take a break from cooking three meals a day, and enlist your kids to prep this salad from start to ...
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Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins + Lunch Box Snack Ideas

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins + Lunch Box Snack Ideas

When you make these nutritious little Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins, for your kids, they'll say you are THE BEST mom (or dad) ever! Filled with whole wheat flour, mashed bananas, and wheat germ, they're perfect for lunch boxes or after-school snacks ...
Better Blueberry Buckle + Mohonk Mountain House Family Reunion

Better Blueberry Buckle + Mohonk Mountain House Family Reunion

Visiting the Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, New York is like taking a step back in time. My family has been going there for the past six summers --- though my first trip to Mohonk took place when I ...
Tilapia Tacos Your Way + Nantucket Family Vacation

Tilapia Tacos Your Way + Nantucket Family Vacation

Nantucket is a beautiful island off the coast of Massachusetts, and I first discovered it back in the late 80's. Yes, yes I know; many of you were just born around that time! 🙂 Anyway, for the past few summers, ...
Avocado Yogurt Key Lime Pie

Avocado Yogurt Key Lime Pie

I've cooked up a lot of amazing makeovers over the years, but this one for Key Lime Pie really takes the cake (or shall I say, pie?). My Avocado Yogurt Key Lime Pie is made with Greek yogurt, agave, light coconut milk, and ...
Impossibly Easy Vegetable Pie - a Bisquick Makeover

Impossibly Easy Vegetable Pie – a Bisquick Makeover

I love when my fans ask me to give their favorite recipes (or a recipe they're itching to try) a healthy and nutritious makeover, so when Kristin B., a longtime fan and mom of two from San Jose, CA asked ...
Mini Berry Cheesecakes

Mini Berry Cheesecakes

Get ready to feast your eyes and your appetites ... but don't worry too much about your waistline. My newest recipe for Mini Berry Cheesecakes keeps the calories in check without losing the luscious flavor and texture we've all come ...
Cooking Memories With My Mom

Cooking Memories With My Mom

My mom and dad just celebrated 57 years of marriage and the 50th anniversary of their GE refrigerator. When I walk into their kitchen, it’s like taking a step back in time. Besides the hum of that old fridge (and ...
Silver Dollar Banana Blueberry Pancakes + Patriot's Day

Silver Dollar Banana Blueberry Pancakes + Patriot’s Day

I live outside Boston in the town of Lexington, MA where the first battle of the Revolutionary War took place. Every Patriot's Day (which was today), the town explodes with tradition: Revolutionary War re-enactments, church-run pancake breakfasts, a 5K road ...
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Liz Weiss
I’m Liz Weiss, a registered dietitian nutritionist, mom of two, and cookbook author. I’m passionate about making healthy family food that’s fun for everyone, so I welcome you to explore my blog for recipes, nutrition insights, and mealtime inspiration.
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