The Healthy Lunchtime Cookbook
Award-Winning Recipes from and for Kids
Let's Move Initiative, Michelle Obama, Rachael Ray
Fifty-Six Fun, Fast, and Delicious Recipes from Kid Chefs for the Whole Family to Enjoy Together!
As part of former First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! Campaign, the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge invited kids across the United States to submit their own tasty, healthy, and creative lunch recipes. For five years, winners were chosen from all fifty states, as well as each of the territories and the District of Columbia, to create delicious and distinctive cookbooks full of nutritious, kid-tested and kid-approved lunchtime meals.
Now, The Healthy Lunchtime Cookbook brings you fifty-six of the best Healthy Lunchtime Challenge Recipes from kid chefs around the country. In these bright pages with full-color photographs, you’ll find terrific recipes for a variety of kid-favorite foods, including American Flag Ravioli, Watermelon Salad, and West Wing Chicken with Secret Service Noodles! Every recipe has been designed to be budget-friendly, healthy, fun, and delicious for kids and adults, so they’re sure to be hits with everyone.
Introduced with letters from former First Lady Michelle Obama and award-winning chef Rachael Ray, The Healthy Lunchtime Cookbook features creative and kid-friendly recipes such as:
- Green Chicken Wrap and Fruit-tacular Salad
- Korean Lentil Patties
- Carolina Shrimp Tacos with Pineapple Salsa
- Tex-Mex Veg-Head Lasagna
- Super Stuffed Squash
- Veggie-Packed Indian Lentils
- And many more!