We believe that good things happen around the kitchen table and the more you cook, the better and more healthfully you’ll eat—naturally. Our decorating tips, handmade crafts and cooking how-to’s will make your kitchen a happier, brighter and better place to be.
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.
Stuffed Bell Peppers with Chef Carla Hall
Chef Carla Hall demonstrates how to create an easy, healthy, and kid friendly stuffed bell pepper recipe from the USDA.
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.
How to Make Mini Mason Jar Pies
Learn an easy technique for baking up perfectly portioned mini pies.
Deep Frying 101: Tools and Tips
Get game-day ready with this guide to deep-frying equipment and techniques.
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.
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?