Back to School Bites

MISSION, KS--(Marketwire - Aug 16, 2012) - Finding foods that the kids will like is always a challenge -- and hectic school routines don't make it any easier. Simplify your life with these family-friendly ideas that cut down time in the kitchen and add up to smiles all around the table.

Surprise your family and friends with extra rich brownies; put an unexpected twist on a classic chocolate chip cookie recipe; or make your favorite snack even tastier with Dark Chocolate Morsels from NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE®. Made with 53 percent cacao, these morsels are sure to delight the chocolate lovers in your life every time you Bake Some Love™. Visit for quick and easy recipes.

Farm Rich Queso Cheese Bites
Between carpool, homework and sports, it can be tough to fit in that much anticipated and oh-so-important after-school snack. But a plate full of new Queso Cheese Bites from Farm Rich just might do the trick. They're quick and easy, but wholesome and delicious, too -- and will help keep you and the kids happy and energized on hectic days. For information and coupons, visit

USA Pears
Pears are a delicious and fun way to pack a healthy lunch. They come in a variety of colors, shapes and sizes and each has its own sweet flavor. You can pack a whole pear, or cut one into French fry shapes and serve with nut butter or yogurt for dipping. Or serve sliced pears with whole grain crackers and cheese for a stackable snack. For more ways to send pears to school, visit

Boar's Head Ovengold® Turkey Breast
Ask any kid: not all sandwiches are created equal. But whether they like crust or no crust, mayo or mustard, Boar's Head Ovengold Turkey Breast makes a winning sandwich every time. Ovengold is the highest quality turkey breast, roasted to perfection, and certified heart-healthy. And like all Boar's Head Brand premium deli meats and cheeses, it is gluten-free and contains no fillers or artificial colors or flavors. Learn more at

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