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Nutty Apple Crisp

Looking for a sweet recipe with your favorite fruit? Well look no further! Nutty Apple Crisp takes fresh apples and turns them into a tasty dessert. Sweet varieties of apples like Honeycrisp, Fuji, or Gala work best for this recipe since there is very little added sugar!  Adding nuts and oatmeal to the top of[…] Read More

Frozen Peach Pops

Looking for more simple frozen desserts for these hot days in North Carolina? Quickly throw these simple ingredients together for a sweet, healthy treat on warm days!   Try these frozen Peach pops. Utilize your SNAP dollars to purchase the food items in this recipe. Makes: 6 servings Ingredients2 peaches, chopped into small pieces⅔ cup yogurt, low-fat vanilla2 cups orange[…] Read More

Strawberry S’mores (Smores)

This delicious dessert is a hit with kids and adults. It takes the classic s’more recipe and gives it a fruity, nutritious kick with less sugar! ​This recipe is the perfect addition to a family game night or an after meal treat. Check out the North Carolina Fruit and Vegetable Availability Chart to find when strawberries[…] Read More

Fruit Kabob with Strawberry Dip

Ready for some fresh dessert for these hot days? Your kids can make this simple fruit kabob recipe with any fruit of your choice!  You can use seasonal fruit in North Carolina or get creative with your own variation of this delicious treat!   Makes: 6 kabobsIngredients1 cup yogurt, low-fat vanilla2 pears, cored and cut into 1-inch cubes3 cups strawberries, stems[…] Read More

Berries with Banana Cream

Combine yogurt, banana, and juice and mash with a fork until most chunks are gone. Wash and slice berries. Top the berries with the yogurt banana mixture Top with honey and cinnamon Nutrition InformationServing Size: ½ cup Calories: 70Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gProtein: 2gSodium: 15mgCarbohydrates: 17gAdded Sugar: 1g​Fiber: 2g Source: https://www.snap4ct.org/berries-with-banana-cream.html