11 Kid-Friendly Recipes

11 Kid-Friendly Recipes

Got any wishes for Christmas this year?
Is it a full-on, legitimate, letter-to-Santa list?  Or is there just ONE thing you really want and everthing else may as well be pencil-shavings in comparison?
Things I've wished for, for Christmases past include:  Polly Pockets, American Girls Dolls, an encyclopedia (I was eight and this request prompted my Dad to introduce me to the "Internet" and Brittanica.com), a pony, and an Easy Bake Oven (Got it! Have since graduated to the big kids' oven.)
This year some of the "things" on my list are not actual things.  And I think that's totally acceptable, especially as a grown-up, to have lists of Christmas wants that do not take up more space in your life.  True?

 

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Healthified Mac N' Cheese

Healthified Mac N' Cheese

I can’t believe I haven’t posted about macaroni and cheese yet!

I suppose it has been a long time since high school, when my best friend and I routinely polished off two boxes of Kraft Mac n’ Cheese between ourselves while watching The Notebook or Moulin Rouge for the 37th time.  Such addicts we were.

Macaroni and cheese was definitely a childhood staple.  Not that those were the healthiest of our meals, but we kids loved the stuff.  Who doesn’t?  Fortunately, there are more choices in life than the boxed mix, and a few of them are even pretty healthy!

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