Entertaining, Holidays & Special Occasions

Strawberry Açai (juicing)
Sweet strawberries and tart orange perfectly balance the mild-tasting Swiss chard in this yummy smoothie, and açai raises its nutritional value to a new level (see Juice Guru’s Tip). Swiss chard delivers an abundance of provitamins A and K, potassium, and decent amounts of vitamin C, magnesium and... More »
Blueberry Ginger Ice
It seems not to matter whether you use fresh or thawed frozen blueberries in this recipe, according to Marilyn Linton and Tanya Linton, authors of The Ice Cream Bible. You can omit the chopped mint if you prefer. For a perfect red, white and blue holiday dessert, serve a scoop of this ice with a... More »
Beef-Stuffed Pepper Boats
Perfect for camping, these Italian-seasoned stuffed pepper boats have a zesty, full-flavored taste that is incredibly satisfying! More »
Thai Noodles (just add water)
The peanuts add body, as well as protein, to the sauce. Add in the vegetables, ginger and a kick of heat, and this noodle dish is sure to satisfy you on an active day on the trail! More »
Ready-to-Go Breakfast Tacos
These make-ahead breakfast tacos are full of flavor and provide a hearty meal to start the day while you're camping. They’re so good, you’ll want to have them on hand for daily breakfasts at home, too. More »
Easy Outdoor/Picnic Recipes
You can have a picnic just about anywhere you can spread a blanket. Backyards, beaches, parks, patios ~ it really doesn't matter where.  Take advantage of these last days of summer with entertaining expert Denise Vivaldo's Picnic Boxed Lunch of: Roasted Chicken Chopped Salad with Blue Cheese... More »
GF Baked Millet, Apple and Raisin Breakfast ‘Cupcakes'
Part muffin, part cereal and 100% delicious, these portable millet “cupcakes” are the new definition of fast food. Your family will love them for breakfast or as a snack on your next camping trip! More »
GF Peanut Butter and Quinoa Granola
'My version ups the flavor and nutrition ante with quinoa, peanut butter and dried cranberries. Spoon it up with milk, sprinkle it on yogurt or pack it in a sealable container for camping, hiking, or busy mornings on the go.' -Camilla Sausbury More »
Chocolate Chunk Cookies
Chocolate-lovers will enjoy the big chunks in these wonderful cookies ~ perfect for hiking, backyard snacking, camping, and relaxed get-togethers! More »
French Toast Muffins (vegan)
Want a delicious and healthy breakfast on the go? Here, French toast is as timeless as ever, reinvented in a vegan muffin form. You can remove the crust from the bread, but author of 150 Best Vegan Muffin Recipes, Camilla Saulsbury, prefers to leave it on. More »
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