Springtime is full of bright colors, light and airy feelings, and fresh, new beginnings. You can bring the feelings of spring home to your family through the one way that is sure to warm their hearts- through their bellies! These 8 spring recipes will help you say goodbye to the winter blues and hello to the fresh, delicious foods of spring. The best thing about these recipes are that:
- They’re easy to make- Whether your service member is home or away, life is just busy. These recipes are easy to whip up on the fly because if anything is true in military life is that you have to be flexible.
- They’re quick- Stick them in the slow cooker or give yourself just a little bit of time to get these dishes ready. Perfect for when your service member is deployed and making dinner seems to be a chore and a half.
- They are easily paired down- These recipes can be easily made into smaller portions so that you aren’t tempted to make your kids chicken nuggets- again- for dinner so you don’t waste whole meals.
This meal is made all in one pan (less dishes!) and is bright and colorful, which makes it perfect for spring.
Put a spin on traditional pizza with this spring veggie and ricotta tart made with phyllo dough.
Nothing says spring like strawberries. Adapt it for picky eaters by just giving them the chicken with strawberries and another spring veggie.
Kids love burritos. This simple and delicious spring meal is sure to be a fan favorite with the littles- and with you!
Cook, wrap, bake, and enjoy. These are super easy to make and can even be made in big batches to freeze and enjoy later!
Soup isn’t just for winter! This spring veggie soup is perfect for a chilly spring day during April showers or May gray. Pair it with some grilled cheese sandwiches and everyone will be sure to enjoy.
Springtime is a time to try something new- like these 6 springtime recipes to get you out of your winter funk! Enjoy fresh veggies and fruits with your meals to bring out the delicious flavors of the season that bring everyone out of their dreary winter mood and into the warm feelings of spring.