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Recipes for Healthy Kids are now available in print!
Date Posted: 1/22/2014

PD94bWwgdmVyc2lvbj0iMS4wIiBlbmNvZGluZz0idXRmLTE2Ij8+PG9wdGlvbnM+PG1lZGlhSUQ+MTQwNjA8L21lZGlhSUQ+PG1lZGlhQWxpZ25tZW50PnJpZ2h0PC9tZWRpYUFsaWdubWVudD48bWVkaWFIZWlnaHQ+ODA8L21lZGlhSGVpZ2h0Pjx0aXRsZT5SZWNpcGVzIGZvciBIZWFsdGh5IEtpZHMgbG9nbzwvdGl0bGU+PG1lZGlhV2lkdGg+MTIwPC9tZWRpYVdpZHRoPjxoc3BhY2U+MTIgcHQ8L2hzcGFjZT48Y29udHJvbFR5cGU+TWVkaWFJdGVtPC9jb250cm9sVHlwZT48dnNwYWNlIC8+PC9vcHRpb25zPg==The Recipes for Healthy Kids cookbooks are now available in print.  These cookbooks are FREE for those participating in a child nutrition program, including schools, child care centers, and family child care providers.

To get yours, go to http://www.teamnutrition.usda.gov and choose the Resource Order Form for print copies.  You can still download the cookbooks from the website.

30 winning recipes from the 2012 Recipe for Healthy Kids (R4HK) Competition that challenged teams of school nutrition professionals, chefs, students, parents and other community members to develop creative, tasty, and kid-approved recipes that schools can easily incorporate into their National School Lunch Program menus have been standardized and compiled into cookbooks for use in homes, child care centers, and schools.

Home Cookbook - Recipes for 6 servings

Child Care Cookbook - Recipes for 25 and 50 servings

School Cookbook - Recipes for 50 and 100 servings

These 30 recipes have also been added to the USDA Recipes for Schools posted on the NFSMI website on the USDA Recipes page at http://www.nfsmi.org/Recipes.

Recipe Name

Recipe Category

USDA Recipe #

Aztec Grain Salad

Grains

B-24r

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

Grains

B-25r

Oodles of Noodles

Grains

B-26r

Peppy Quinoa

Grains

B-27r

Chic Penne

Main Dishes

D-53r

Chicken Alfredo with a Twist

Main Dishes

D-54r

Chicken Curry Casserole

Main Dishes

D-55r

Eagle Pizza

Main Dishes

D-61r

Fiesta Mexican Lasagna

Main Dishes

D-62r

Rainbow Rice

Main Dishes

D-56r

Smokin’ Powerhouse Chili

Main Dishes

D-58r

Squish Squash Lasagna

Main Dishes

D-59r

Stir Fried Green Rice, Eggs, and Ham(Turkey Ham)

Main Dishes

D-57r

Stir-Fry Fajita Chicken, Squash, and Corn

Main Dishes

D-60r

Vegetable Chili Boat

Main Dishes

D-63r

Bok Choy Wrappers

Sandwiches

F-11r

Crunchy Hawaiian Chicken Wrap

Sandwiches

F-12r

Fiesta Wrap

Sandwiches

F-14r

Porcupine Sliders

Sandwiches

F-10r

Purple Power Bean Wrap

Sandwiches

F-15r

Roasted Fish Crispy Slaw Wrap

Sandwiches

F-13r

Confetti Soup

Soups

H-09r

Harvest Stew

Soups

H-10r

Spanish Chickpea Stew

Soups

H-11r

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Stew

Soups

H-08r

Tuscan Smoked Turkey and Bean Soup,

Soups

H-12r

Central Valley Harvest Bake

Vegetables

I-20r

Harvest Delight

Vegetables

I-21r

Lentils of the Southwest

Vegetables

I-24r

Tasty Tots

Vegetables

I-23r