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Making the Most of Frozen Food

National Frozen Food Month

It’s National Frozen Food Month, and frozen fruits and veggies are wonderful ingredients to keep on hand.

First up is an easy Fried Rice filled with veggies straight from the freezer.

Fried Rice
Image and Recipe via Life Currents


Whip up this light Peach-Mango Sorbet for an easy and refreshing treat.

Peach-Mango Sorbet
Image and Recipe via Williams Sonoma


This copycat Corn Salsa is perfect on your burritos or tacos at home.

Chipotle Corn Salsa
Image and Recipe via Food Fun Family


Whip up an antioxidant-filled Blueberry Green Tea Protein Smoothie.

Blueberry Green Tea Protein Smoothie
Image and Recipe via The Gold Lining Girl


Green Pea Hummus is a vibrant way to get your veggies in.

Green Pea Hummus
Image and Recipe via Virtually Homemade


You’d never know this Triple Berry Crumble is so easy because of frozen berries.

Triple Berry Crumble
Image and Recipe via Tastes Lovely


Corn and Edamame Succotash is a simple, hearty side for any meal.

Corn and Edamame Succotash
Image and Recipe via Eat Simple Food

Oatmeal Month Done Right

National Oatmeal Month

January is National Oatmeal Month, so we had ways for you to enjoy the healthy breakfast dish each day this week.

First up were easy Banana Slow Cooker Overnight Oats you can put in ahead of time.

Overnight Steel Cut Oats


Make this tasty Baked Oatmeal with Berries and Coconut for a weekend brunch.

Morning Baked Oatmeal with Berries and Coconut


Peach Cobbler Oatmeal plays on your favorite summer dessert but is perfect for winter.

Peach Cobbler Oatmeal


Make Healthy Oatmeal Cups for an easy grab-and-go breakfast:

Healthy Oatmeal Cups
Image and Recipe via Ebay


Satisfy your sweet tooth with surprisingly Healthy Vanilla Cake Batter Oatmeal.

Healthy Vanilla Cake Batter Oatmeal


Your kids will love whole grains in these Healthy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies.

The BEST healthy oatmeal chocolate-chip cookies


Make your family favorite in advance with Maple, Brown Sugar, and Cinnamon Overnight Oats.

Maple, Brown Sugar and Cinnamon Overnight Oats




Smart Holiday Snacks

Healthy Holiday Snacks

This week, we had some healthy holiday snacks for your get-togethers.

First up are simple Healthy Pomegranate Chocolate Candy Cups.

Healthy Pomegranate Chocolate Candy Cups

Healthy Pomegranate Chocolate Candy Cups


This Candy Cane Nice Cream is perfect for the whole family.

Candy Cane Nice Cream


Whip up these Healthy Almond and Cinnamon Christmas Star cookies for Santa.

Healthy Almond and Cinnamon Christmas Stars


This Skinny Peppermint Fudge is perfect as a gift or for holiday parties.



If you prefer savory snacks, make these easy Cranberry and Feta Pinwheels.

Cranberry and Feta Pinwheels


This Warm Gingerbread Breakfast Smoothie is easy and delicious.

warm gingerbread breakfast smoothie


Throw together Gingerbread Glazed Roasted Nuts for party finger food.

Gingerbread Glazed Roasted Nuts


A Healthy Holiday Together

Healthy Holiday Breakfast

This week, we featured healthy holiday breakfast recipes for your holiday vacations.

First up is simple and hearty Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal your family will love.


Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal


Pop this Veggie-Loaded Breakfast Casserole into the oven while your family opens presents.

Veggie-Loaded Breakfast Casserole


Clean Cranberry Orange Scones are perfect for a light breakfast before big holiday meals.

Clean Cranberry Orange Scones
Image and Recipe via Amy’s Healthy Baking


Make these delicious Vegan Cinnamon Rolls for a guilt-free morning indulgence.

Vegan Cinnamon Rolls
Image and Recipe via Hot for Food


Winter Fruit and Yogurt Breakfast Bowls with Gingerbread Granola are super simple.

Winter Fruit and Yogurt Breakfast Bowls with Gingerbread Granola


One-Bowl Pumpkin Gingerbread Muffins with Maple Vanilla Glaze are great at home or to take into the office.

One Bowl Pumpkin Gingerbread Muffins with Maple Vanilla Glaze


Whip up Breakfast Fajitas with the ingredients you have on hand for an easy holiday breakfast.

Breakfast Fajitas




Coming Together for the Holidays

Healthy Holiday Dishes

This week, we have some healthy holiday dishes for your parties and meals.

First up is a guilt-free appetizer, Turkey Cranberry Meatballs.

Turkey Cranberry Meatballs

Turkey Cranberry Meatballs


These easy Roasted Cranberry and Goat Cheese Flatbreads are like holiday pizza.

Roasted Cranberry and Goat Cheese Flatbreads

roasted cranberry and goat cheese flatbreads


Cranberry Pecan Mini Goat Cheese Balls help you keep your holiday portions under control.

Cranberry Pecan Mini Goat Cheese Balls


One Pan Cranberry Balsamic Roasted Chicken is a simple meal for holiday entertaining.

One Pan Cranberry Balsamic Roasted Chicken {Paleo}


Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Grapes & Figs are the perfect holiday potluck side.

Balsamic Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Grapes & Figs – Gluten Free Thanksgiving Side Dishes


Hearty Caramelized Onion Apple Sausage Stuffed Acorn Squash is great for holiday guests.

Caramelized Onion Apple Sausage Stuffed Acorn Squash {Paleo & Whole30}


Make holiday dessert easy with Baked Pears with Honey, Cranberries, and Pecans.

Baked Pears with Honey, Cranberries and Pecans


In-Season Acorn Squash Recipes

Healthy Acorn Squash Recipes

This week in food, we featured in-season acorn squash recipes for easy, healthy winter meals that you’ll love.

First up is a delicious breakfast, Acorn Squash Egg-in-the-Hole:


Whip up this warm fall dessert of Acorn Squash with Apples & Walnut-Oat Crumble.

Acorn Squash with Apples and Walnut-Oat Crumble


This Roasted Acorn Squash Soup is rich and perfect for winter.

Roasted Acorn Squash Soup


Chili-Stuffed Acorn Squash is perfect for chilly game days.

Chili-Stuffed Acorn Squash
Image and Recipe via Hungry Girl


This easy Acorn Squash Hummus is the perfect dip for finger foods.

Acorn Squash Hummus


Roasted Acorn Squash with Ricotta & Honey makes a great brunch or dessert.

Roasted Acorn Squash with Ricotta & Honey

Roasted Acorn Squash with Ricotta & Honey


Vegan Coconut Acorn Squash Curry is a feel-good meal for fall or winter.

Acorn Squash Curry

Coconut Acorn Squash Curry




Happy, Healthy Babies for Baby Safety Month

Baby Safety Month

This week, we went over helpful tips for Baby Safety Month.

Make sure you know how to install your baby’s car seat before big road trips.

Sign up to make sure you get important recall info that will help keep your baby safe.


Babies grow so fast that it can be hard to get them the right thing for their age. This can help:

Ages and Stages Infographic
Image via Baby Safety Zone


Some hazards aren’t things that jump to mind. Play the Hidden Hazards Game to help know if your baby’s safe.

Protecting Babies From the Unseen Hazard


Make sure you’re using strollers safely with these handy tips:

Stroller Safety Tips
Image via Baby Safety Zone


Looking for products that keep your kids safe and make your life easier? These can help!

Protecting the Ones You Love


Get great safety tips, stay up to date on recalls, build a safe nursery, and more all year at Baby Safety Zone.

Building in Safety for Your Baby