Blue Ribbon For Kids Healthy Recipes


Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

By Katrina Freed
For decades I called this my birthday salad. Every year for as long as I can...

Balsamic Grilled Vegetables

By Susan Din
Veggies marinated in balsamic vinegar and soy sauce and cooked in a grill basket until smoky,...

Cayden's Carribean Cooler

By cayden stillwell
I wanted a to make dessert and decided on a smoothie. My grandma said...

Parmesan Asparagus

By Aku N
This is the only way to eat asparagus! Very good!!! This is asparagus tossed in a...

Orange Lemonade

By cheryl wu
In the summer, I thought of making lemonade but I wanted something better than regular lemonade....

Chicken Alfredo Pizza

By Brandi Kirkpatrick
My family is a traditional pizza kind of family, but one of my brothers mentioned trying...

Italian Minestrone

By Debra Freeman
I love soup. This is a delicious one and, as an added bonus, it is healthy...

Lentil Chili

By Karina Alcala
I love to make this chili because my kids love it. I can sneak in vegetables...

Pineapple Cranberry Zucchini Bread

By Diane M.
This recipe takes zucchini bread from good to great! I've gotten many compliments on this bread....

Tasty Thanksgiving Turkey

By Linda DeBenedittis
I have been trying to find a good turkey recipe for years, and over the past...

Country Garden Fritters With Chili Lemon Cream

By Lori Harbin-Combs
I married the love of my life and he dislikes most veggies so I had to...

Mary Berry Smoothie

By M L
This is my go-to breakfast. I like using blueberries and strawberries, but any combination of...

Orange Julius

By Sarah Carlson
If you like the Orange Julius from the store then this is one I made and...

Crock Pot Mexicali Chicken

By Barbara Perkins
This really easy recipe is a hit with my friends. It has a very good flavor...

Harvest Fruit Salad

By Michelle Helgesen
I came up with this salad when I was asked to bring a fruit salad to...

Grilled Fish Tacos With Chipotle Crema

By Lauren Perkins-Boyd
In the words of my little brother these taco's are "freakin' bomb!" and I would have...

Asparagus and Mushroom Quiche

By Dana Ramsey
This is very easy and very yummy. The Dijon mustard really adds flavor to this.

Crock Pot Oatmeal With Spiced Apples

By Joan Hunt
This is our favorite oatmeal it tastes like apple pie. The steel cut oats have a...

Meatless Nachos

By Lillian Patterson
Don't get me wrong, I love beef, but sometimes it's so expensive and I'm lazy and...

Steak Kabobs

By Aurora McBee
This is a summer favorite of mine. I also frequently make these while we're camping.

Caprese Pizzas

By NIKKI SMITH
I make this at my shows and they love it, simple but elegant. Great for entertaining....

Grilled Chipotle Chicken Pizza Rolls

By Lindsey McCue
Summer is just around the corner and my hubby and I have been in a grillin'...

Crunchy Pea Salad

By Linda Brown
I saw this recipe on Hidden Valley Ranch website and it looked too good not to...

Avocado Citrus Salad

By NIKKI SMITH
I love avocados!!! So why not have a nice refreshing avocado salad. You can also use...
14 Summer Squash Recipes

14 Summer Squash Recipes


Summer produce is our favorite, especially summer squash! With so many delicious ways to prepare summer squash, it’s a healthy go-to ingredient during these warmer months. Yellow with a fat bottom that gets skinnier towards the neck, it’s very easy to differentiate summer squash from zucchini. No matter how you cut, cook or top it, […]

Summer Recipes That Spotlight Cucumbers

Summer Recipes That Spotlight Cucumbers


When thinking of summer vegetables, squash and zucchini are probably at the top of the list. But, cucumbers are abundant too and we think they deserve the same spotlight. While they are technically a fruit, for cooking many consider them and treat them like a veggie. From a classic cucumber, tomato, and onion salad to […]

13 Recipes To Make in Your Smoker This Summer

13 Recipes To Make in Your Smoker This Summer


Recently, smokers have risen in popularity. They are an investment, though. So if you own one, it’s worth using it as much as possible. We know it’s good for ribs and a pork roast, but you can light the smoker for other recipes too. From appetizers to the main meal, sides, and desserts, there’s a […]