All posts in the ‘ Eat Your Greens Recipes for Kids ’ Category

Simply Nourished’s Jessica Beacom Shares Kid-Friendly Foods and Tips With Live Gourmet

April 27, 2016 | post a comment

  This week is Every Kid Healthy Week, promoting sound nutrition, regular physical activity and health-awareness programs in schools. The initiative comes at a critical time. Today, nearly 40% of children’s diets come from added sugars and unhealthy fats. And only 21% of youth age 6-19 eat the recommended five or… Read the Rest »

Kid-Friendly Snacks for Summer Vacation

June 25, 2015 | post a comment

  There are many reasons to celebrate during this time of year—many schools break for summer, weather gets warmer and the days are longer. Summer’s joie de vivre nature makes it tempting to pick up fast and pre-packaged food so that you carry on doing what you love most, spending… Read the Rest »

Greens Abound in Easter and Passover Meals

March 31, 2015 | post a comment

  This week all over the world, families and friends will gather to celebrate Passover (April 3-11) and Easter (April 5). Cooking a special meal for your loved ones can be stressful, but with a bit of planning, you can calmly create delectable dishes that your guests will remember for… Read the Rest »

Get your Green on this St. Patrick’s Day!

March 16, 2015 | post a comment

Ring in this St. Patrick’s Day by getting your green on! There’s no need to sacrifice taste for nutrition during this sometimes raucous holiday. Top o’ the morning to you! Start your day off right by tossing a handful of Grower Pete’s certified Organic Living Watercress or Live Gourmet® Living… Read the Rest »

Back to School Lunchbox Recipe

October 28, 2013 | post a comment

School is back in session and this means its time for Moms (or Dads!) to start getting back into the routine of making school lunches for their kids. Prepared school lunches can be so bland and boring. The same ham and cheese sandwiches can become tiring, you know? Thankfully, Marina… Read the Rest »

Butter Lettuce Smoothie with Bananas, Strawberries, Avocados

August 26, 2013 | post a comment

One of our Live Gourmet customers from California sent us this great banana and strawberry based smoothie with Live Gourmet living butter lettuce in it.  As our customer’s photo indicates, even kids will love it! Banana, Strawberry, Avocado Smoothie Recipe: 2-4 leaves Live Gourmet butter lettuce 1 frozen banana 3/4… Read the Rest »

The Best Lettuce for Chinese Turkey Lettuce Wraps

August 13, 2013 | post a comment

What’s the best lettuce for turkey lettuce wraps!? Live Gourmet living butter lettuce of course! Today’s recipe is based on a popular Chinese recipe! It consists of five–spice powder, which includes star anise, cloves, Chinese cinnamon, Sichuan pepper, and fennel seeds. The recipe also calls for fresh herbs and chestnuts… Read the Rest »

Butter Lettuce, Bacon, and Tomato (BBLT) Chicken Wraps

July 17, 2013 | post a comment

What do slices of crispy bacon, fresh butter lettuce, and bright red tomatoes give you? A great BBLT sandwich. Today’s recipe takes it even further in flavor by incorporating chicken, slices of avocado, Wish-Bone’s Light® Honey Dijon Dressing, and Hellmann’s® or Best Foods® Light Mayonnaise. Don’t forget the absolute must,… Read the Rest »

Red Butter Lettuce, Asian Pear, and Mint Salad

April 11, 2013 | post a comment

Red Butter Lettuce adds a fun color and a great taste to any salad. It’s also rich in the vitamins and minerals that you and your kids need to stay healthy and happy. It can often be hard to get kids to eat healthy. So today we bring you a… Read the Rest »

Bona Fide Lemon Grass Beef Skewers

February 20, 2013 | post a comment

Today’s recipe is a adaptation of one of Martha Stewart’s recipes. If you’re a vegetarian, unless you’re planning on cooking for carnivores, stop reading now. This recipe contains meat and lots of it. One quarter pound per serving, to be precise. Big chunks of beef are the foundation of this… Read the Rest »