Getting back to school should include lunch ideas that are both tasty and healthy. With the third annual Healthy Kids Lunchtime Challenge State Dinner having taken place at the White House this past summer, there are now 54 new kid-created and approved recipes to try this year. Chefs and a team of judges critiqued more than 1,500 entries submitted from kids across the country to pick the one … [Read More...]
Yes, it is that time of year again! I've written about the Healthy Kids State Lunchtime Challenge before, and I think this is one of the best ways to get kids (ages 8-12) excited about experimenting in the kitchen. In this newsletter, I will share with you all the information you need to give it your best shot at participating in this fantastic Let's Move! contest sponsored by Epicurious, the … [Read More...]
It is officially holiday season, a time when we spend extra time baking and cooking for our loved ones. We celebrate traditions, and many of us (including me with my notorious sweet tooth) indulge a bit more in sugar-laden delights. I'm never one to frown upon a holiday cookie, so don't even think I'd want to spoil any of the holiday spirit around eating and being merry. I do have some ideas … [Read More...]
I am so excited to share with you this month, through the Healthy Kids Ideas Exchange newsletter, a resource that you can download for free that will http://popsec.org/generic/ give you access to 19 new songs that you can enjoy with your family!
These songs convey a fun and important message about living a healthy lifestyle. No worries, they are not boring or dull. Even if you have the most … [Read More...]