More than mere table decoration, acorn squash is a fabulous cooking squash and it is now exactly in season.
Category: food + recipes
My kids love getting dressed up in costume, roaming the neighborhood with friends to trick-or-treat, sampling candy along the way then home to watch The Great Pumpkin and count/categorize/trade their candy loot. Then it’s only a matter of days after Halloween that my children start to forget about their candy choosing ice cream or cookies for their desert choice.
So what do we do with all the candy collected? Over the year’s we have gathered numerous ideas from other parent’s on how they handle the candy overload.
Rhode Island is home to a wide variety of food options all year long. Design your food plate from the seasonal bounty this autumn!
This month, Whole Kids Foundation™ is fundraising with the goal of raising $3 million to provide schools nationwide with salad bars, gardens and nutrition education classes for teachers. “With one-third of the nation’s children overweight or obese, and 31.6 million children relying on lunch served through the national school lunch program each year, the opportunity […]
“One Kid Can!” Toolkit Helps Kids Make a Difference RI Community Food Bank to distribute free toolkits at Farmers Markets
Now, kids and teens who want to make a difference in their community have a free resource to help them get started.
I recently had a booth at the YMCA Healthy Kids Day. What I saw made me wonder how I might be contributing to my own kids being picky eaters. My booth consisted of two areas, one where kids could practice peeling and chopping cucumbers and another area where kids could build a rainbow of fruits […]
We have a new favorite treat in our house and we discovered it just in time for summer. It’s easy. It’s simple. It’s absolutely delicious. And best of all, it’s healthy. I can almost guarantee that if you have kids, you probably have all the ingredients in your kitchen already. All three of them. bananas […]
The 2013 Summer Meal Program provides more than 4,000 daily meals to Providence children at neighborhood recreation centers, parks and community organizations. The Providence Parks Department serves free, nutritious meals to all kids and teens, 18 and under through the Summer Meal Program, which ensures children receive meals when school is out. The federal program, […]
Welcome Summer! Edible Rhody KIDS is created in collaboration with Edible Rhody magazine. Grab this season’s copy of Edible Rhody, available at various locations around Rhode Island. This seasons’ topic, “Pick Your Own”, shares a chart of when to pick your favorite fruits, a how-to guide for creating your own smoothie recipe along with a […]