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Healthy Frozen Treats for Summer

Healthy Frozen Treats for Summer

There's more to cool summer treats than ice cream and sugary popsicles. Make these healthy snacks for a cool, everyday summer treat. Bonus: Frozen treats for the grown-ups!
Tasty Test - Doritos LOCOS Tacos

Tasty Test – Doritos LOCOS Tacos

Jason and Elliot try the new fad taco from Taco Bell.
Tasty Test - Batter Blaster

Tasty Test – Batter Blaster

The Ruby Family tries pancakes from a can while camping along the Oregon Coast.
Tasty Test - Chocolate Cigarettes

Tasty Test – Chocolate Cigarettes

Jason, Anna and Elliot try out a product that is clearly trying to target young children who are into smoking and aerobics.
Bats at the Beach

Bats at the Beach

Our go-to holiday gift for younger children this year is Bats at the Beach by Brian Lies. This beautifully illustrated, engagingly written picture book is a wonderful source of inspiration to kids. In our house, we cannot turn the pages and simply read the story. Each image and couplet evokes a stream of questions or...
Fruit Turkey

Fruit Turkey

As a last minute, early Thanksgiving morning project, we enlisted our daughter to make a “fruit turkey.” This 100% meat-free bird can be made quickly and easily with fruit and cheese that didn’t make its way into your main dishes. Ingredients: Halved wooden skewers or toothpicks 1 “body” fruit (grapefruit, small melon) Cheese cubes Fruit...