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mint chocolate chip meringue cookies

Mint Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies

How would you like a festive holiday cookie that’s gluten-free…without making you feel like you’re missing out on something? Enter Mint Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies, one of our favorite holiday cookies from our youth. This is essentially the original gluten free cookie – it was gluten free before people even knew what gluten was. When […]

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dragon shakes

Dragon Shakes for Halloween

Want to serve a creep-tastic drink for your Halloween festivities? We’ve got you covered, with this purple Dragon Shake, covered in mint “moss.” We started with magenta dragonfruit from Melissa’s Produce and finished with mint-flavored Mini Herb Crystals from Fresh Origins Micro Greens (basically mint-flavored sugar crystals). Add some vanilla ice cream and you’re ready […]

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spinach mint pancakes

“Mint” Chocolate Chip Pancakes for #StPatricksDay

Green food coloring for St. Patrick’s Day? No thanks – especially when so many other delicious foods are already green. We’ve already gone the naturally green frosting and naturally green cake route; now it’s time to move on to breakfast. When we first saw these Spinach Mint Pancakes from Kitchen Cyclone, we knew they were […]

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kids salad

A Kid’s Salad

With all of that “green stuff,” salad can be a tough sell for many kids. Last week we worked our way around the problem by making a tasty summer bread salad. This week we tried a different tactic with our slightly picky (OK, let’s say “selective”) 9-year-old: We put him entirely in charge of creating […]

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Spring Strawberry Mini-jitos

Too bad kids don’t get to drink mojitos. They’re all light and fruity, and there’s usually something that’s green and flavorful floating in it too. Plus, there’s muddling. Not enough foods get muddled, in our opinion. In honor of spring, we thought we’d make a kid-friendly, nonalcoholic mojito, which we’re calling a “mini-jito” (after rejecting […]

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mint cup

Choco-Mint Ice Cream Cups

Summertime, and the… kids are already driving you crazy? It’s rough keeping everyone occupied and out of trouble, which is why we’re busy dreaming up summer jobs for kids to do in the kitchen. If you’re looking for a dessert that’s quick and easy and involves a lot of hands-on kid help, we’ve got just […]

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