All Posts in the ‘Kids’ Category

Vegan Shamrock Shake

March 16th, 2015 | By in Cooking, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks
vegan shamrock shake

If you are looking for a healthy, vegan version of McDonald’s famous Shamrock Shake to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with, this recipe is exactly what you need! It’s creamy, minty, tasty, and absolutely good for you. Here’s what you’ll need: -2/3 cup cashew milk (or any other vegan milk of choice) -1/2 frozen banana -1/4 […]


Raw Vegan Cherry Coconut Fudge

March 4th, 2015 | By in Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks
cherry coconut fudge

If you’re a fan of cherries and coconut, then this Cherry Coconut Fudge recipe for is for you. It’s easy, and healthy, too! -2 tablespoons coconut butter -2 tablespoons cocoa powder -1/2 a medium banana (very ripe) -1/16 teaspoon salt (add more if peanut butter is unsalted) -red glace cherries -shredded coconut -maple syrup or […]


Homemade “Nutella” Chocolate Spread

February 25th, 2015 | By in Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Recipes, Snacks
chocolate spread

Here’s a healthier version of your favorite Nutella spread–made with cashews! -450g unsalted cashew nuts -60 grams icing sugar -25 grams cocoa powder -pinch of sea salt -5 tablespoons vegetable oil -2 teaspoons vanilla extract Process the cashew nuts and oil in a food processor or high-speed blender until you get a smooth texture. You […]


Spinach Tortilla Wraps

January 21st, 2015 | By in Appetizers, Budget, Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Recipes, Snacks
spinach tortilla wrap

Tortilla wraps make delicious and easy lunch options for those who don’t want to put too much effort into preparing their meals. They’re also extremely easy to customize–just fill them with different kinds of fresh veggies, meat, or cheese (the options are endless) each day… and you’ll never be bored! Now, if you want to […]


Fruit and Yogurt Breakfast Popsicles

January 5th, 2015 | By in Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Recipes, Snacks
fruit and yogurt popsicles

 Now that the holidays are over, it’s back to school (and work) for everyone–which means more of those stressful, rushed mornings. And when you’re running around trying to get everything ready before rushing out the door, eating breakfast is probably the last thing on your mind! Still, you need to eat breakfast. And if you […]


Chocolate Peppermint Bark

December 17th, 2014 | By in Activities, Cooking, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks
peppermint bark

‘Tis the season to indulge in chocolate. Or better yet, chocolate and peppermint! In the mood for some Peppermint Bark? Here’s what you’ll need: -12 ounces white chocolate -12 ounces dark chocolate -1/2 cup crushed peppermint candy -1 1/2 teaspoons peppermint extract   Melt your white chocolate and dark chocolate separately–you could either use a […]


Homemade Peppermint Soap

December 10th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Kids
peppermint soap bars

Doesn’t the smell of peppermint just make you think of all things Christmas? Now, imagine smelling that Christmas-y peppermint scent every time you hit the shower with some of your own homemade peppermint soaps–you’ll definitely be full of Christmas spirit the entire day! These homemade peppermint soaps would also make great gifts for your friends!   […]


Raw Vegan Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

November 19th, 2014 | By in Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks

Satisfy your mint chocolate chip ice cream craving without feeling guilty with this raw, vegan alternative made with some fruits, veggies, and a little non-dairy milk! Here’s what you’ll need: -2 frozen bananas -a big handful of baby spinach (40grams) -2 tbsp coconut or almond milk -¼ – ½ teaspoon peppermint extract -1 tablespoon chocolate chips […]


Witch Finger Cookies

October 29th, 2014 | By in Appetizers, Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks

They may look disgusting, but these bloody, severed witch finger cookies are actually quite yummy (they’re really just sugar cookies tinged with green food coloring) and are sure to be a hit with your friends this Halloween. Be warned, though–these cookies look so creepy, your guests are probably going to be too scared to eat […]


Skateboard Swing

October 27th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Kids, Kids, Play Areas

Here’s a fun DIY project that’ll earn you major cool points with your kids–turn an old skateboard into a backyard tree swing! And it’s super easy, too! Here’s what you’ll need: -old skateboard -two pieces of rope (at least 20 feet in length) So this is really simple. First, choose which tree you’re going to […]