Healthy Cooking and Recipes

Logo for SNAP-Ed Connection Web site. Recipe Finder Database

USDA. NAL. FNIC. SNAP-Ed Connection.

The SNAP-Ed Connection's very own Recipe Finder Database! You'll find hundreds of tasty, low cost recipes that are healthy and easy to prepare.

person cooking Kids in the Kitchen

USDA. FNS. Food and Nutrition Information Center.

This page features a variety of recipes that are appropriate for children and a video that highlights how to include kids while making healthy recipes.

Chef's hat above crossed spoons. Let's Cook!


Looking for more great cooking advice and recipes that your family will enjoy? Check out the Let Cook! videos, menu plans and recipes.

Team Nutrition Logo Recipes for Healthy Kids Cookbook

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.

The recipes in this cookbook, from the USDA's Recipes for Healthy Kids Competition, feature foods both children and adults should consume more often. Recipes are standardizes to make 6 servings.

A Healthier You: Recipes

These recipes are directly from the authors of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans! Browse all the recipes to see what looks tasty, or search for recipes based on time required for preparation.

American Heart Association logo Delicious Decisions

American Heart Association.

Check out this online cookbook from the American Heart Association for hundreds of delicious recipes that nourish the body and soul. Search for recipes by main ingredient, menu item, cuisine style, or by cooking criteria.

Food Hero

Oregon State University Extension.

This site is divided into two main sections: Recipes and Tips & Tools. The recipes section contains a variety of low-cost, easy to prepare foods which can be browsed alphabetically or by category, for example, 'Kid-Friendly'.

Fruits & Veggies More Matters Fruit & Vegetable Recipe Search

Produce for Better Health Foundation.

Looking for a delicious way to add more fruits and vegetables to your meals? Use this online recipe database from Fruits & Veggies-More Matters™ to locate recipes using your favorite fruits and vegetables.

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute logo Keep the Beat: Deliciously Healthy Eating

DHHS. NIH. National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.

Download heart healthy recipes and get healthy shopping and cooking tips. This site features FAQ's, food safety rules and even a glossary of food preparation terms!

Mayo Clinic logo Mayo Clinic's Healthy Recipes

The Mayo Clinic.

Looking for recipes that are healthy and delicious? The Mayo Clinic delivers! Search for recipes by ingredient, preparation style, number of servings or even by special dietary needs.

Recipe Central

University of Nebraska - Lincoln Extension

Use these recipes to get started with enjoying food from your own kitchen. Recipes are designed to be quick, easy, economical, and delicious.

Quick & Healthy Recipes from Families, Food and Fitness

Mississippi State University Extension Service.

This searchable database features recipes with minimal ingredients, preparation time, and cook time. Registered users can rate and share recipes on social networks.