Quick & Easy
Our quick and easy recipes are time-savers designed to help you plan menus by the week or day and fix fresh, fast meals for the whole family, unexpected guests or dinners for one or two.
How to Make Tuna Apple Salad
Learn how to make this healthy recipe for Tuna Apple Salad from the USDA. It is versatile, kid-friendly, and couldn’t be easier.
How to Make Red Beans and Rice
Red beans and rice is a quintessential American dish, straight from Louisiana. This USDA version is simple and healthy, making it a perfect dish for your Fourth of July party.
How to Make Pasta Salad
Learn how to make this simple and versatile pasta salad, perfect for picnics or a simple side dish from the USDA.
How to Make Chic’ Penne
Give your macaroni and cheese a makeover and learn how to make this delicious, cheesy Chic’ Penne.
5 Ways with Ground Beef
If you’re looking for a way to put a flavorful, protein-packed meal on the table in a hurry, ground beef is your secret weapon. It is Inexpensive, easy to use, and versatile enough to use in almost any recipe.
Kid-Approved (and Healthy!) Snack Ideas
Sensible snacks can boost energy levels between meals and supply essential vitamins and minerals.
Kid-Approved (and Healthy!) Breakfast Ideas
A nutritious-packed breakfast will give your kids the energy to be their best, both physically and mentally all day long.
Cocoa Pebbles Quesadillas
Peanut butter, bananas, and Cocoa Pebbles cereal – the perfect trifecta of deliciousness!
Fruity Pebbles Cake Pops
Take your childhood favorite cereal and transform it into a unique and charming dessert, sure to thrill children of all ages!
Discover this soft, fragrant stew of ground beef and tomatoes, with raisins added for sweetness and olives for salt.
7 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Grill
We’ve rounded up some tasty and unusual ingredients that can take the heat.
12 Infused Water Recipes
12 healthy, hydrating, and homemade fruit and herb-Infused waters to drink instead of sugary drinks! Delicious!
Black Bean Burgers with Mustard Potato Salad
Replace your burgers with this healthy, meat-free option that will surprise even a devout carnivore. Who says cookouts can’t be healthy?