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Summer Eating for Kids and Families: Healthy and Delicious Treats to Beat the Heat

Summer Eating for Kids and Families: Healthy and Delicious Treats to Beat the Heat

Summer is a time for fun, sun, and, of course, delicious food. For kids and families, finding healthy yet tasty treats that keep everyone cool and satisfied during the hot months is essential. Our featured holistic nutritionist, Francesca Orlando of Healthful Living SD, shares some nutritious and easy-to-make summer treats that the whole family will love, along with tips for healthy summer eating.

Hot Dog Bar

Hot Dog Bar

Besides ice cream, there are few foods that scream “summer” more than hot dogs, right? So as summer is getting started, we’re sharing this adorable hot dog bar from food blogger Jessica Merchant of How Sweet Eats.

The New Frosé — 9 Frozen Spiked Desserts for Summer

The New Frosé — 9 Frozen Spiked Desserts for Summer

Just in time for summer, we rounded up some of the best spiked frozen drinks, popsicles and other desserts. We start with a new spicy twist on frosé, and then have some other options if you’re over rosé for now.  Just keep them well out of reach of kids—they look as yummy as they are, and the sugar masks the alcohol (meaning kids may not realize they’re not for them).

Popsicles — Refreshing Recipes for Summer Fun

Popsicles — Refreshing Recipes for Summer Fun

Heading into the weekend, under a heat dome, we’re going to need this assortment of tasty popsicles to compensate for increased perspiration. Parents and kids will find something that suits their fancy in this rundown! So, we’re sharing a few recipes to try, divided into two categories—kid-friendly and 21 & Over (aka spiked varieties). Plus, fun molds to use when making them!

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