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Menu Plan Monday: August 22, 2016

What’s been happening at Nutritioulicious, plus this week’s Menu Plan Monday, and links I loved over the past week. Last week I shared with you a bunch of posts to help with back-to-school planning, especially when it comes to meals. Well, this week I have even more for you, including my latest back-to-school post 5 Quick, Easy, & Healthy School Lunch Ideas + 36 Recipes to Try. And later this week we’ll be sharing a roundup of breakfasts that will help you get the kids out the d… read more »

Farinata with Tomato, Mozzarella, and Pesto Drizzle {Recipe ReDux}

Be transported to Italy with this easy, gluten-free, vegetarian twist on traditional farinata topped with tomatoes, mozzarella, and basil pesto. It’s Recipe ReDux time and I’m loving this month’s theme! A Vacation-Inspired Recipe Start unpacking your favorite vacation memories. Think about a trip you took state-side or internationally and create a healthy recipe from an unforgettable meal you enjoyed. Or, create a recipe from a native ingredient you saw or tasread more »

5 Quick, Easy, and Healthy School Lunch Ideas + 36 Recipes To Try

Packing a healthy school lunch for your kids is quick and easy with these five kid- and mom-approved ideas (plus 36 recipes to put them into action)! Everyone knows what the month of August is well-known for: back to school season (and brutally hot temperatures, at least here in NY!). But did you know that August is also Kids Eat Right Month?! Coincidence or not, I can’t think of a better time to focus on healthy practices for feeding children than the start of a new school year. After all, the sum… read more »

Menu Plan Monday: August 15, 2016

Get ready for sending lunch to school for the kids, plus this week’s Menu Plan Monday, and links I loved over the past week. It’s hard to believe, but summer is coming to an end and now that my girls are finished with camp, it’s time to start getting ready for school. I know a lot of kids, especially in the southern states, are already almost a month into school, but here in New York we have a few more weeks to go. Now that my girls are in their last year of pre-school, they’ll be eati… read more »

Esquites {Mexican Street Corn Salad}

Take traditional Mexican street corn salad for a healthier spin with this lightened up version made with low-fat Greek yogurt. The perfect party food paired with tortilla chips or side dish for your next Taco Tuesday! I was compensated for writing the original article, “Sweet Summer Corn,” and developing the recipe found in the August 2016 issue of Today’s Dietitian. I was not compensated for sharing the column or magazine with readers on my blog. All opinions are my own. Corn is at i… read more »