Pedro's Chinese Peanut Noodles

PHOTO: Amanda Vender Recipe courtesy of: PEDRO LAHOZ WOLFE, Kid Reporter, age 11 Ingredients: 1 lb spaghetti 1/2 cup soy sauce 1/3 cup peanut butter 2 tablespoons sesame oil 4 tablespoons cider or rice wine vinegar 4 cups shredded or chopped vegetables (can be raw or...

Recipe: Acorn Squash

Photo: flickr.com/Morydd The sweet and nutty flavors of acorn squash are perfect for the autumn months! Ingredients: 1 acorn squash 2 teaspoons butter 4 teaspoons brown sugar 1. Get a microwavable bowl or plate. 2. Poke a medium-sized acorn squash in several places...

Recipe: Banana Smoothie

PHOTO: flickr.com/joefoodie Say goodbye to summer with this refreshing, easy-to-make drink.   (Serves 1) Ingredients: 1 frozen banana 1/2 cup non-fat yogurt 1/2 cup fresh orange juice 1/4 cup blueberries washed 1. Combine all ingredients in a blender. 2. Blend until...

Wheat Berry Muffins

PHOTO: Flickr.com/dustin_j_williams Try this easy recipe for a moist and tasty snack! (Makes 12 muffins.) Ingredients: 2 eggs ½ cup melted butter ½ cup sugar 1 banana ½ teaspoon almond extract 1 cup wheat flour 1 cup white flour 1 teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon...

Easy Cinnamon Toast Recipe

PHOTO: Flickr.com/roboppy Try this sweet-smelling recipe for breakfast or an afternoon snack! Ingredients: 6 slices of bread 3 Tablespoons sugar 1 Tablespoon ground cinnamon Butter •Butter one side of each slice of bread and place on cookie sheet, butter side up •In a...

Recipe: Rich Hot Chocolate

PHOTO: Flickr/stephbond Try this winter favorite! It’s so much tastier than the instant packets. Ingredients: 4 cups milk 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 cup sugar 4 ounces bittersweet or semisweet chocolate, chopped Pinch of salt Mini marshmallows 1. Bring...