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Meal Prep Garlic Chicken and Veggie Pasta

Ingredients 4 servings 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 lb. chicken breast, diced 2 carrots, sliced 1 zucchini, sliced 1 yellow squash, sliced 4 cups kale, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 3 cups whole grain whole wheat rotini pasta 2

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Cucumber and Pomegranate/Cranberry Salad

Prep Time: 20 minutes  Cook Time: none Makes: 5 servings Good for: side dish, lunch, dinner Ingredients 2 large cucumbers 3 cups chopped fresh cilantro 1 cup pomegranate seeds (alternative: cranberries) 3 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil 2 tbsp lime juice 1 scallion, thinly

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Chicken, Pear and Spinach Pita

Prep Time: 10 minutes  Cook Time: 20 minutes Makes: 6 servings Good for: lunch, snack Ingredients 12 ounces skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar, divided 3 whole wheat pita bread rounds, halved 1/4 cup light mayonnaise 1 ounce feta cheese

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School Lunch Prep

Do you have a picky eater? Is your school nut-free? Packing lunches can be a tough task, especially in the morning hustle and bustle of trying to get the kids ready for school. Check out these simple meal prep tips

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Summer sunshine smoothie

Nothing beats a nice cold, slushy smoothie on a hot summer day. And the great thing about smoothies is that you can mix up the ingredients to fit your kids’ taste! No matter what you include, your kids will love

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Avocado and chickpea “smash”wich

Avocado toast is the recent food craze sweeping Boston (and the nation), but it can be hard to eat, especially for kids. Try our version of avocado toast in sandwich form for a quick, filling, and healthy lunch! A bonus

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Lemony turkey wrap

Wraps are great lunch items for kids because they’re easy to eat and transport. They’re also very easy and fun to make—and they’re a great way to use up leftovers so you don’t waste any food! We like the recipe

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Saucy spaghetti

Spaghetti is a staple in many households. We think it’s because spaghetti is both yummy and easy to make! And plus, spaghetti noodles look like worms and what kid doesn’t like to eat (or pretend to eat) bugs? Total time:

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Tasty Texas taco bowls

For a taste of the South, try these easy and tasty Texas Tacos! The ingredients are all easy to cook and your kids will have a blast assembling them. These tacos are great for picky eaters because they can customize

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Confetti Orzo Salad

Doesn’t the word “confetti” give you a happy kind of parade feeling? Us too. Orzo is a small rice-shaped pasta that’s fun to eat. Get whole-wheat orzo if you can find it, since it’s more flavorful and healthy. HANDS-ON TIME:

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