Pasta with Spinach Pesto and Green Beans

My go-to pesto recipe, plus my kids' favorite way for me to use it. It's a one-dish dinner, so no complaints here.

Coconut Raspberry Lime, Roasted Peach Tamarind & Chile-Spiced Strawberry Watermelon Popsicles

The complex and sultry flavors make these mom and pop-cicle worthy.

DIY Broccoli and Cheddar “Hot Pockets”

A healthier take on Hot Pockets made with my favorite store-bought shortcut.

My 5 favorite back to school lunch recipes. As in, the ones that will get you through.

My 5 favorite school lunch ideas that will become weekly staples all year long.

Heirloom Tomato & Corn Salad

The simplest—and most delicious—a summer salad can get.

Best back to school snacks: Back to School Lunch Tips 2016

My 5 favorite store-bought snacks to keep that lunch box full, fun, and healthy too.

Brown Sugar Sautéed Bananas

An easy, stripped down version of Bananas Foster that tastes just like the real deal in just minutes.

Cold Soba Noodle Salad with Peanut Dressing

An 20-minute pantry meal you can make entirely ahead (that's also great for school lunch!).

How to make Corn Stock (and why you should).

So versatile, it's worth it.

Frozen Chocolate Covered Bananas

A tasty frozen summer snack that's healthy and the kids can make. Yes, please.

Best summer drink recipes to stay hydrated in the most delicious way.

My 5 favorite summer drinks that help keep me cool and hydrated, and also stop me from eating ice cream non-stop!

Easy, mess-free Salmon Baked in Foil

An easy, healthy, NO-MESS dinner from a great new family cookbook.

Summer pantry meal: 15-minute Pasta with Zucchini and Chickpeas

A quick and yummy recipe for the kids so you can cook another dish for your grown-up taste buds.

Homemade Red Currant Soda

An easy DIY soda that the grown ups will love as much as the kids. Plus, hello red for Fourth of July!

How to make an Ice Cream Cake. (It’s as easy as pie!)

Ice-cream cake is unbelievably simple to make. Here, I lay the foundation. You can get crazy with the flavors.

4th of July Chocolate Dipped Ice Cream Cones

The perfect make-ahead party treat for your 4th of July weekend.