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“Celebrate Independence Day with some Creativity”

June 29, 2016

Fourth of July is one of the biggest summer holidays—let’s get festive! There are so many activities to get your children excited about Independence Day; here are some entertaining and educational ways to get decked out in red, white and blue. Host a [...]

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Heart Healthy Valentine’s Day Party Ideas

February 10, 2016

Put a heart healthy spin on your child’s classroom Valentine’s Day party this year.  These activities focus on promoting heart health, rather than just exchanging chocolates and candies. 1.Our HEART needs exercise – Play a bean-bag toss game to [...]


7 Easy and Healthy Valentine’s Day Recipes

February 3, 2016

Make Valentine’s Day healthy this year with these 7 recipes that are easy to make and are sure to please even picky eaters. Spread the love and get your kids to help make these treats. Calzone: An Italian dish that’s perfect for dinner. Mini [...]