Food For Thought…Literally

Posted October 19th, 2010 by Jill Addeo | No Comments »

We’ve all heard the buzz about what are considered to be the top “super foods.” These are the foods that offer the greatest health benefits and needless to say, none of them are found at McDonalds. It certainly isn’t news that our kids need to eat more fruits and vegetables, but what may be news to you is that there are certain foods that can actually benefit our childrens’ developing brains. Read the rest of this entry »

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S’mores From a Jar?

Posted May 13th, 2010 by Jill Addeo | No Comments »

One of my daughter’s very favorite desserts is s’mores, a treat usually associated with campfires.  Given that we live in the middle of Manhattan, we tend not to go on many camping trips. Read the rest of this entry »

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Get Kids Cookin!

Posted April 20th, 2010 by Jill Addeo | No Comments »

A Boston area cookbook author, Sally Sampson, has started a local magazine which encourages kids to take part in cooking in their own households. Read the rest of this entry »

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Indoor S’mores!

Posted August 27th, 2009 by Jill Addeo | No Comments »

As I may have mentioned, my family and I live in Manhattan…not exactly the land of sprawling backyard barbecues. The problem is, my kids were born with the souls of suburbanites. They constantly crave playing catch with Dad, bike riding to the corner store, catching lightning bugs and yes–backyard cookouts.

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