Macaroni Kid EATS!

Macaroni Kid EATS!

Less than a week until summer is officially here and America's Birthday is just around the corner! This time of year is filled with family gatherings and many meals being served outside.In this edition of Macaroni Kid EATS you will ...

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Strawberry, Blueberry & Feta Salad

Strawberry, Blueberry & Feta Salad

This red, white and blue salad is a great side dish for a BBQ or party and works perfectly for a simple summer dinner. The sweetness of the berries goes well with the saltiness of the feta cheese. We served ...

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Red, White & Blue Cupcakes

Red, White & Blue Cupcakes

Tie dye or multi-color cupcakes have become very popular and with good reason, they are fun and fairly simple to make! We created some red, white and blue cupcakes perfect for the 4th of July!You will need:White cupcake mix, prepared ...

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Red, White & Blue Ice Cream Treats

Red, White & Blue Ice Cream Treats

Sometimes I feel like being super creative, sometimes I just want to find the simplest way possible to make fun treats... these festive ideas fit into the latter category and your kiddos can easily help!Dipped Ice Cream Cones - Enjoy ...

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The Ultimate Grilling Menu for Your Summer BBQ

The Ultimate Grilling Menu for Your Summer BBQ

The best thing about summer is cooking and eating outside. There is something about spending the day outdoors -- taking a walk, playing at the park, attacking the evil vines that are threatening to take down our beautiful lilac tree ...

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No Bake Trail Mix Peanut Butter Balls

No Bake Trail Mix Peanut Butter Balls

Planning a day hike with the family? Here's a delicious and nutritious treat that will help keep your family moving!We are a family of hikers. Being in the woods = our happy place. My boys are river dwellers, would prefer ...

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Red, White & Blue Ice Cubes

Red, White & Blue Ice Cubes

A super simple way to make fun colorful drinks! Add colored or fruit ice cubes to water, seltzer, lemonade or cocktails - the options are endless! Grab a few ice cube trays and fill with your choice of ingredients. For ...

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Five Things to do with Fresh Blueberries

Five Things to do with Fresh Blueberries

I bought and/or prepared too much _________, now what?The age old question in many homes. Each month we will provide ideas on how to use up extra fruits, vegetables and leftover food!Five Things to do with fresh blueberries: Wash and ...

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Summer Cheese Plate

Summer Cheese Plate

Sartori cheeses are a Macaroni Kid favorite and winters will usually find a platter of cheese and crackers set out in front of the fire. But summer cheese plates? We say yes!Be sure to add some fruit -- we used ...

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