7 Dec

Spice Up Your Holidays!

Cinnamon, cloves, ginger, nutmeg.  Sound familiar?  These spices seem to pop up around this time of the year, but have you ever wondered, “Are these spices even good for you?”  The answer is YES!  Take a look at these links …

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11 Nov

Finger Food Fridays – Let’s WRAP!

With Christmas a month and a half away, we figured your kids can start practicing how to wrap presents  Except we’re not talking about wrapping presents just yet, we’re talking about wrapping food, of course!  There are tons of fun …

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9 Nov

Make your kids a Yogi!

Have you heard?  Yoga has become the biggest trend in the world of childhood fitness!  More schools are incorporating yoga into their physical education curriculum to help children focus and get in tune with their bodies.  Honestly, I didn’t know …

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26 Oct

Inspired by Children

Remember the innocence of childhood when you could make anything happen? There were no rules and no real world “norms” to crush your ideas. Well, Chef Grant Achatz’s is putting his restaurant, Next, into the hands of children and letting …

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20 Oct

How Exercise Affects a Child

  When an adult thinks of exercise, they think of going to the gym or working out. For a child, exercise can be many things. Exercise can be running, jumping, dancing, skipping, physical education at school, playing tag, doing monkey …

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14 Oct

Finger Food Fridays – Caterpillars

Are you ready for the weekend!  I know Mongo is!  Kids love it when you read to them.  Mongo reccommends one of his favorite books, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by Eric Carle.  Just like Mongo, the very hungry caterpillar is …

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1 Oct

What should Mongo eat?

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