Quick Tip: Sneaky Pizza Sauce

I look for every opportunity to get vegetables into my kids. Sometimes I’m sneaky, sometimes I’m not. This is a little sneaky, but, hey, they’re getting PIZZA and they’re happy! One little step adds a nutritional power punch to pizza night.

Take however much sauce you plan on using for your pizza and put it in a blender. (Yep, I use bottled. Just make sure it doesn’t have any high fructose corn syrup or any other icky ingredients).
IMG_1366Add some veg. This is leftover sauteed spinach – but use whatever veggies you have on hand. I just kind of eyeball this instead of measuring out. I put in as much as I think I can get away with before it becomes too green. Blend together so that there are no detectable veggie chunks. :-)

IMG_1367Spread over pizza crust.
IMG_1369Add cheese and/or any toppings and bake as usual. That’s it!
IMG_1371Congrats, mama. You just got your kid to eat another vegetable.

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