Hands-On Recipe: Garden-Style Shakshuka

If you love tomatoes, this is a must-make recipe for breakfast or dinner! This deliciously, nutritious Arabic dish pronounced “shack-shoe-kah” is a thumbs up kid favorite meal that is loaded with vitamins A, C and the mineral iron. Serve it straight from the skillet because it makes a beautiful presentation. Ingredients: 1 Tablespoon extra-virgin olive [...]

2019-09-13T15:31:52-04:00September 12th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

NEWS ALERT: Birthday Cupcakes Get Replaced By New Healthy Lifestyle Program To Combat Obesity This Back-To-School

"Birthday cupcakes and low sugar food lists are being replaced this back-to-school season at Dr. Leroy McCloud Elementary School, Englewood, NJ with HealthBarn® USA's Healthy Lifestyle Birthday Enrichment Program beginning September 25 and supported by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc., Bergen-Passaic Chapter (NCBW) and in collaboration with the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). [...]

2019-08-29T12:16:08-04:00August 29th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: The Peach Tart

Peach deliciousness Sweet and juicy peaches make this tart irresistibly delicious for the whole family! Transform your kitchen into a scratch bakery with this slimmed down dessert that’s easy to make. Kids can make it from start to finish and they will take pride in the finished product of deliciousness because it makes [...]

2019-08-08T18:58:43-04:00August 8th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Asian Inspired Sesame Noodles

Callia & Eve's Signature Dish! Try this Asian dish with a twist! Zucchini noodles provide a nutritious and easy, way to make this dish a healthy family meal. Bring the markets of Eastern Asia into your kitchen with this delicious recipe that will receive a thumbs-up all around. To satisfy all diets, it’s [...]

2019-07-11T17:32:57-04:00July 11th, 2019|Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: Green Apple Smoothie

Wow! Who knew these ingredients would give your mouth such a great tasting apple sensation! Blended together, the avocado and coconut water provide healthy fat for our bodies, and the sweetness of agave nectar provides the natural sugar we love! Go green with this yummy, energizing smoothie. Kids love it! Ingredients: 2 cups coconut water, [...]

2019-07-11T17:05:38-04:00July 11th, 2019|Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: Raspberry Crumble

This delicious baked dessert tastes so indulgent – parents and kids say it’s too good to be healthy! But it contains heart healthy fats so we can have it for dessert or as an after-school snack served with some yogurt. Ingredients: 1½ cups Crunchy Granola with Walnuts (you can eliminate nuts and/or seeds easily, for [...]

2019-05-30T14:16:02-04:00May 30th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: Creamy Asparagus Soup

We are wild about asparagus right now because its spears are sprouting big-time in the garden! We eat these super veggies cut fresh or make this yummy seasonal creamy soup. Sip a serving of this light but filling low-fat soup that it is a good source of fiber, bone building calcium and the antioxidant vitamins [...]

2019-04-25T12:07:20-04:00April 25th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Reader’s Digest: This Is What Best-By, Use-By, and Sell-By Dates Really Mean

"Stop throwing away perfectly good food!  Here's your cheat sheet to what's still good - and what needs to go!  Inspect your food. You can usually tell quickly when a product’s gone bad—there’s mold on the bread, or the milk smells sour. “Check the quality of the specific product by smell, taste, if it’s visually [...]

2019-03-13T16:13:35-04:00March 13th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: Chocolate Banana Crepes

Our Simply Crepes recipe works for breakfast, lunch, and dinner—and in this low-fat but yummy dessert. The chocolate and banana combination is one sweet taste we can’t get enough of, but it’s okay to indulge in this healthy treat!  Kids love making and eating these low-fat whole-grain crepes as an alternative to bread. Do what [...]

2019-03-13T15:58:33-04:00March 13th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: Southern Italian Minestrone Soup

This authentic minestrone soup is made straight from the heart of southern Italy. It’s super delicious and nutritious by packing a serious protein punch. It’s also an excellent source of fiber, vitamins A and C and the mineral iron. The consistency is more like a stew, than a soup, so one bowl will fill you [...]

2019-03-07T22:11:28-04:00January 11th, 2019|Media Buzz|