Blue Ribbon For Kids Healthy Dessert Recipes


Healthier Than Candy Pumpkin Cookies

By Crystal Schlueter
I made these cookies for a friend's children, as they aren't allowed to eat candy or...

Banana Loaf in a Crock Pot

By NIKKI SMITH
As an Diabetic, I try to recreate favorite foods so that I can eat them. This...

Grilled Stone Fruit

By Ashley Muller
I just love stone fruits such as peaches or nectarines, apricots, and plums. When you...

Zesty Cranberry Waldorf Salad

By Julia Ferguson
A refreshing twist on Waldorf Salad, with dried cranberries, lemon, and orange zest. I have never...

Witch's Hands!

By Colleen Sowa
We have been making these since I was a girl. My mother used to go all...

Buttermilk Apple Pie Zucchini Bread

By Amanda Marble
This is *SUCH* a yummy sweet bread. It's jam-packed full of apples and zucchini! What...

Good For You Zucchini and Apple Bread!

By Karina Alcala
I love zucchini bread but I hate all the oil and sugar you have to put...

Carrot Halwa

By Vasupradha Raghav-Vasudevan
A traditional Indian sweet...passed down through generations... I still remember the day like yesterday when my paternal...

The Wedding (Hazelnut Samosas Soaked in Milk Mix)

By Vasupradha Raghav-Vasudevan
The true confluence of the best flavors, trust me when I say it melts in the...

3 Kiddos Favorite "Dessert" Quesadillas

By Mary Compton
3 of our 4 grandkids live a 4-hour drive away. When we get together, the 2...

Orange Whip

By Sylvia Waldsmith
This is a wonderful treat for the kids and a perfect light dessert for the grown-ups!

No Bake Energy Bites

By Sarah Farrand
This ridiculously easy snack food is great for a quick boost of energy. It is so...

Baby Food (8mos+) Strawberry Oatmeal "Ice Cream"

By Tiffany Bannworth
We have five boys and another baby on the way. I enjoy making the baby's food,...

Harvest Chip Cookies

By Teresa Jacobson
It feels like fall when I make these cookies. Pumpkin is enhanced with cranberries and chocolate...

Fabulous Fruit Lasagna

By FH Browne
Was looking for a dessert to wow the family and thought of this when I saw...

Paleo WOW Coconut Bread

By Victoria Meyers
I have started making my own coconut milk at home and if you do this you...

NoOil?NoEggs?NoProblem! Oh So Easy Pineapple Cake

By penny jordan
NO OIL? NO EGGS? NO PROBLEM!!! OH SO EASY PINEAPPLE CAKE I am always trying to come...

Banana (Health-)Nut Muffins

By cindy sandberg
These are similar to my Yogurt and Banana Oatmeal Muffins, but I've replaced some of the...

Healthy Banana Pudding

By Ashley Staudenmaier
I was given a banana pudding recipe that was super high in calories and fat. I'm...

Blueberry Strawberry Buckle

By billy haze
A refreshing dessert for those summer barbecues.

Refreshing Strawberry Frosty

By Catherine Cappiello Pappas
Simplicity and grace are sometimes difficult to find in a fast paced world. Sometimes people don’t...

Chocolate and Zucchini Praline Bundt Cake

By Happy Couple
This year the zucchini is growing really nicely. I have one recipe for zucchini bread so...

Hazelnut-Toasted Coconut Crispy Treats

By Catie B
I loved Crispy Treats as a kid, so made them for my kids too. Somewhere...

Pumpkin Pudding Mousse

By Tess Geer
This is a family favorite made all the better because it's low-fat and healthy! Pumpkin is...
Recipes That Make Pasta Interesting

Recipes That Make Pasta Interesting


I make many meals at home and, like you, I’ve been making a lot more of my meals at home this year. The pantry is always stocked with boxed pasta and on those nights I don’t know what to make I grab a box. These are easy pasta recipes that are made with few ingredients. […]

25 Best Pork Chop Recipes

25 Best Pork Chop Recipes


Need an easy, flavorful, and family-friendly recipe? Look no further! These tried and true tender pork chop recipes are going to be regulars in your weekly meal rotation. Pair with your favorite mashed potatoes recipe and vegetables for an easy dinner recipe that the whole family will want seconds of!

What To Make With a Brick of Cream Cheese

What To Make With a Brick of Cream Cheese


Cream cheese can be used for so much more than just adding a schmear to a toasted bagel. You can’t make a New York-style cheesecake without it. Cream cheese makes macaroni and cheese even creamier. When sweetened, it’s the best frosting. But those aren’t the only ways to cook or bake with cream cheese. Breakfast, […]