Recipes

These recipes are plant-based, kid-tested, garden-enhanced, and encourage healthy eating! Ingredients used are commonly available at home or easily accessible in the garden or produce section at the grocery store. 

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Sun Tea
Ages 2+

Sun Tea

Make a refreshing garden tea with the power of the sun!


Ages 2+     ~15min+

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Stone Soup
Ages 5+

Stone Soup

Make a delicious soup using what you have on hand. Best when each family member contributes a different ingredient to the pot, and even better when the Stone Soup story is told to kick off the cooking!


Ages 5+     ~1hr+

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Seed Mix
Ages 5+

Six Seed Trail Mix

Make a good snack while thinking about plant parts, especially seeds, and perhaps doing some seed math in the process!


Ages 5+     30min

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Smashing Kale Salad
Ages 2+

Kale Smash

Kids of all ages can tear kale leaves and massage the kale along with avocado and lemon to make this tasty treat!


Ages 2+     ~30min

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Honey Seed Snack
Ages 5+

Honey Seed Snacks

Remember to thank the bees when you enjoy these honey and seed treats! Lots of fun for little hands to shape these into balls… or moon shapes… or worms!


Ages 5+     ~30min+

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Fritatta
Ages 5+

Garden Frittata

A perfect spring meal using fresh herbs, greens and other veggies you may have on hand.


Ages 5+     ~60min

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Citrus Salsa
Ages 5+

Citrus Salsa

Delicious winter/spring salsa that will keep you returning to the salsa bowl!


Ages 5+     30min+

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