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Wanna go to the Farmers Market? Yes, please!

I love Saturday mornings in the summer for many reasons. One of my favorite reasons is because I pile my kids into the minivan and head to the Kalamazoo Farmers Market. They have live music there and food trucks which are all beautiful gifts to my ears and nose (those grilled peppers and onions get me every time!). I love visiting the market for the whole experience. The fresh produce is also such a delight to my eyes - and the vendors are always so kind to my kids - offering samples and lots of smiles.

Did you know that many farmers markets have vendors who partner with WIC and offer special benefits? Your state might have this too! You can call your local WIC office to find out the details.

In the meantime, I wanted to share some of my family's favorite seasonal recipes with you. These are all found in our Health eKitchen recipe collection with lots of others I know you will love! If you haven't browsed it yet - you definitely should. 😊 Click on the recipe name and the recipe will pop up in a new window! Enjoy!

  1. Fruit Smoothies

  2. Summer Vegetable Casserole

  3. Fruit Tarts

  4. Veggie Fritters

  5. Kale and Veggie Salad

  6. Rainbow Chicken Salad

  7. Chickpea Vegetable Bowl

  8. Tex Mex Salad

  9. Vegetable Sloppy Joes

  10. Yogurt Breakfast Bark


Do you have any favorite seasonal recipes or farmers market traditions? Please share a comment below or consider writing a blog post for us. Check out the details here.

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