Easy Spaghetti Squash with Kale Pesto


Spaghetti squash with kale pesto and @foodsalive hemp hearts on top as well as some chopped chives, (dairy free and gluten free), roasted okra, and garden ratatouille all on the @kiddobloom dining and flatware set with an @ecomcplanet napkin.

๐Ÿ‘‰ For kids who are hesitant with spaghetti squash, you can mix it with pasta noodles to introduce it.


1/2 cup pine nuts or sunflower seeds

1.5 cups extra virgin olive oil

2 packed cups basil

1/2 bunch dinosaur kale, ribbed, sauteed in olive oil until soft

1-2 lemons juiced (to taste)

pink Himalayan salt (to taste) @evolutionsaltco

1/4 cup @miyokos double cream chive nut cheese (can skip this if you want a nut-free pesto)

๐Ÿ‘‰ Here's how I make the kale pesto:

The key is to toast your pine nuts or sunflower seeds in the oven at 350 until golden brown, approx. 10 minutes on convection. Put them on @ifyoucare_usa unbleached parchment paper. Then take your toasted pine nuts or sunflower seeds and the rest of your ingredients and add to a food processor. If you want to thin it out, you can add more lemon juice or water.

๐Ÿ‘‰ Check out my on the go snacks for the kids in my stories all week. Do you want more snack ideas? Comment below โคต๏ธโคต๏ธโคต๏ธ