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About: Chantel Arsenault

Chantel Arsenault

Chantel has been with Safest Choice for two years and manages social media, digital communications and is the editor of this blog. Previous professional experience includes marketing and public relations. Chantel received a BS in Public Relations from Ball State University in 2007. She enjoys cooking, travel, being outdoors, and trying new restaurants in Chicago.

Recent Posts by Chantel Arsenault

Back-to-School: Lunch Recipe

It’s that time of year again—back-to-school season is here! Getting back into a routine can be a bit of a challenge, not only for kids but for parents, too. Don’t let back-to-school season cause meal planning anxiety. Try our hummus deviled eggs recipe for a lighter and healthier twist on the classic recipe. Did you know? Eggs are the perfect lunch box addition. They’re packed with 6 grams of protein per serving and only 70 calories—which means they provide staying power to keep kids well nourished and alert!

Bento Box Lunch Idea

Looking to try something a little different for your little learner’s lunch? Grab a bento box! It’s the perfect way to ensure kids get just the right portion

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How to Make Cheesecake Pops

Less than perfect cheesecake? Don’t fret. Turn that cheesecake flop into beautiful—and delicious—cheesecake pops! They’re easy to make and kid-friendly.

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Cheesecake
  • Cookie scoop
  • Chocolate wafers
  • Lollipop sticks
  • Toppings such as
    • Sprinkles
    • Mini chocolate chips
    • Chocolate sandwich cookies
    • Chopped almonds
    • Toasted shredded coconut
Assemble your cheesecake pops

This is where your little helpers come in!

  1. Line two cookie sheets with wax paper or parchment paper.
  2. Scoop and form 36 cheesecake balls. Place on cookie sheets and freeze for at least 10 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, melt chocolate wafers and set
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A Dozen Ways to Enjoy Ice Cream

Smooth, creamy, and delicious. What’s not to love about ice cream? It’s the perfect treat on a hot summer’s day or any time you’re just in the mood for something sweet and refreshing. But choosing a flavor can be a challenge—there are just so many tasty options!

We’ve compiled 12 of our favorite safe homemade ice cream and gelato recipes—from honey-roasted pear ice cream to cappuccino gelato—to help make the choice a little less overwhelming. Or you could always just try them all. 

Even more homemade ice cream recipes

If a dozen wasn’t enough, explore more than 20 homemade ice cream and gelato recipes in our recipe center. Plus, download our free homemade ice cream and gelato recipe booklet for even more recipe

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Mix and Match: A Dozen Ice Cream and Gelato Toppings

Looking for a delicious way to dress up your favorite ice cream or gelato recipes? Try these mix and match topping ideas to add a little flair to any ice cream or gelato you have on hand or try them with our ricotta gelato recipe for a delicious alternative to vanilla ice cream.

They’re also perfect for a homemade ice cream and gelato bar. With all the different mix and match combinations, your guests are sure to go back for seconds—and even thirds!

Download our free recipe booklet

Get your ice cream on! There’s something magical about the fresh, creamy taste of homemade ice cream and gelato—and when you use Davidson’s™ eggs, you eliminate the risk of Salmonella. Download our free homemade ice cream and gelato recipe booklet for a dozen delicious recipe

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Egg Recipes: Great Picks for Spring

It’s spring. The selection of fresh produce is booming, temperatures are climbing, and many people are freshening up their menus. What better way to celebrate than with some fresh spring recipes? Here are some great recipe picks from the Davidson’s™ recipe collection.

Egg salad recipes

Why not try an intriguing curry twist to your egg salad? This curried egg salad recipe is fresh and invigorating.

Or try a healthy twist and sneak in extra vegetables. The healthy egg salad Florentine recipe includes spinach for extra vitamins, fiber, and flavor.

Another great pairing is smoked salmon with egg salad. Try the egg salad and smoked salmon canapes recipe. It’s fast and easy!

Spring-fresh snacks

Try some fresh and healthy snacks this

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