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Show Your Veggies Some Love

Show Your Veggies Some Love

24 February 2015 |

Even though my family loves veggies all year long, February seems like the perfect time to show them a little more effection! With American Heart...

Heart Your Veggies

Heart Your Veggies

24 February 2015 |

Sure, most people already know that eating more veggies can benefit your waistline, but did you know it can also be good for your heart?...

Keeping Your New Year’s Resolution: Creating Veggie Habits for Your Family

Keeping Your New Year’s Resolution: Creating Veggie Habits for Your Family

3 February 2015 |

Resolutions can be scary. They’re so easy to break, aren’t they? And once they’re broken, it seems like it’s so hard to get back on track.

Snack Swap: Veggie Guacamole

Snack Swap: Veggie Guacamole

22 December 2014 |

Forego a plate of greasy nachos for a more nutritious treat.  Swap out the chips and sour cream for colorful veggies and Ranch Guacamole.

Snack Swap: Cheese-Stuffed Dates

Snack Swap: Cheese-Stuffed Dates

22 December 2014 |

Walk away from that box of chocolates. Don’t reach for that bag of jellybeans.

Snack Swap: Hidden Valley Candied Nuts

Snack Swap: Hidden Valley Candied Nuts

22 December 2014 |

Ditch the candy and chips: satisfy your sweet and salty craving with this tasty recipe for Hidden Valley candied nuts instead.

Balancing Act: Loving Roasts and Radishes During the Holidays

Balancing Act: Loving Roasts and Radishes During the Holidays

22 December 2014 |

I don’t know about you, but I seem to have misplaced the first two weeks of December! Where did the first half of this month...

Do You Really #LoveYourVeggies?

Do You Really #LoveYourVeggies?

12 November 2014 |

How often do you eat your vegetables? If you're anything like most Americans, you probably aren't eating your recommended daily servings — only one in...

Roasted Vegetable Salad-on-a-Stick

Roasted Vegetable Salad-on-a-Stick

11 November 2014 |

Salad-on-a-Stick: the hot new way to love your veggies! Whether it's a quick snack, an on-the-go lunch or a chic side dish at your next...

Waldorf Salad-on-a-Stick

Waldorf Salad-on-a-Stick

11 November 2014 |

Take your salad beyond the bowl! A delicious balance of playing with your food while learning new, healthy eating habits, salad-on-a-stick recipes are great for...

Gobble (Gobble) Up Your Veggies: Edible Veggie Turkey Craft

Gobble (Gobble) Up Your Veggies: Edible Veggie Turkey Craft

11 November 2014 |

In need of a festive, yet light, appetizer to ensure everyone gets a serving of nutritious veggies this Thanksgiving? Here’s an idea from parenting expert...

Edible Halloween Craft: Ranch-O-Lantern Platter

Edible Halloween Craft: Ranch-O-Lantern Platter

27 October 2014 |

All you need is a paring knife and a few extra minutes to put together this fun, seasonal veggie dish that’ll have your family forgetting...

A Tasty Afternoon: Ranch Pimento Cheese Celery Logs

A Tasty Afternoon: Ranch Pimento Cheese Celery Logs

8 September 2014 |

It’s that time of year again…back to school. We know that the start of a new school year can be busy.

Summer Slow Cooking: Mango Chipotle Carnitas Tacos

Summer Slow Cooking: Mango Chipotle Carnitas Tacos

10 June 2014 |

For those of us who spend time cooking on a regular basis, there are certain kitchen appliances that have taken a crucial role in our...

Crowd-Pleasing Queso: Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip

Crowd-Pleasing Queso: Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip

10 June 2014 |

June has to be one of my favorite summer months. The weather starts warming up and the neighborhood comes out of hibernation.

Put a Twist on Tonight: Spring Ranch Risotto

Put a Twist on Tonight: Spring Ranch Risotto

27 May 2014 |

As a busy parent, it’s important to save time in the kitchen but also make sure your family is eating a nutritious meal.

Easy Recipes to Warm the Soul: Spicy Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup

Easy Recipes to Warm the Soul: Spicy Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup

6 March 2014 |

If you are anything like me, you’re not intimidated at all by the fact that spring is just around the corner! In fact, I welcome March...

Make Your Game Day Menu Pop: Pizza Jalapeño Poppers

Make Your Game Day Menu Pop: Pizza Jalapeño Poppers

13 February 2014 |

Even though football season has come to a close, basketball season is in full swing, and there are still plenty of games to bring family...

Savory Treats For Any Affair: Ranch, Bacon and Chive Gougeres

Savory Treats For Any Affair: Ranch, Bacon and Chive Gougeres

17 December 2013 |

A gougere is a baked savory choux pastry made of choux dough mixed with cheese.

Hearty One-Dish Ranch Dip

Hearty One-Dish Ranch Dip

10 December 2013 |

Some of my favorite recipes and dressings call for a packet of Hidden Valley® Original Ranch® Dips Mix.