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Creative recipes for children through USDA

Six pictures of entrees make up front of cookbookThrough a competition, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food and Nutrition Service put together their “Recipes for Healthy Kids Cookbook for Homes,” now online.

“The Recipes for Healthy Kids Competition provided the perfect opportunity for school nutrition professionals, students, parents, chefs, and community members to cook up some new ideas and get children excited about making healthy choices,” according to the cookbook. More than 340 recipes were submitted for the contest—there are 30 in this cookbook.

The cookbook is available in PDF form at