Does your child have a lunch style? Maybe it’s time to get one! Which healthy lunch packing style suits your child’s personality?
I look forward to planting zucchini each summer. It’s a reliable plant with a huge yield. What to do with all of the zucchini? I have a few recommendations. There’s nothing better than eating zucchini in the summer. Fresh and seasonal. Here are some of my favorite recipes and tips for an abundant yield.
When a child begins to read, you can almost see the little light that switches to “on” and feel the relief and excitement that he finally gets it! The same is true for that moment when the picky eater lets her guard down and gives in to trying something that is just too inviting to […]
Our summer garden is probably the project we work on the longest each year. If you are looking for a family project that involves everyone, your garden could be it! It is a summer activity for kids that keeps them interested and engaged because it is always changing. There is something new to learn, to […]
After months of anticipation, warm weather is finally here! This is the perfect time to encourage kids to cut down on screen time and spend more time outdoors – day and night! Sometimes kids just need a little inspiration to find a game or an activity that will jump-start their imagination. There’s nothing like a […]
Every day, thousands of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers make their way to Bright Horizons, a leading provider of early childhood education, where they spend much of their day learning, playing and exploring their world. We spoke to Bright Horizons about their Well Aware program and their approach to nutrition and wellness.
The kids were always welcome in the kitchen. Growing up, I remember helping my mother and grandmothers make homemade goodies. It instilled in me a love of cooking and traditions. I’d like to do the same with my children. The ideal time to get kids engaged in the kitchen, is around the holidays. That’s when […]
I first went to Ireland to meet the family! I was marrying a Dublin native. Food was not what came to mind when I envisioned what Ireland would have in store for me. For me, it was more about Guinness stout, Irish music, and good times. Having been there many times now, (as a parent […]
We are in transition this month from winter to spring, so you will find that a wide range of foods can be considered “in season”. Unlike your choice of clothing on a chilly spring day, you can’t go wrong with the winter citrus fruits that are still in abundance or all of the new leafy […]