Monthly Archives: June 2014

June 30 , 2014 / Posted by admin / Uncategorized / No Comments

Festive For Canada Day!

Tomorrow we celebrate the birthday of our beautiful country, Canada! This year during your Canada Day celebrations surprise your guests by serving some festive healthy snacks. Serving refreshing and satisfying red and white treats will get you some rave reviews. Try some of the delicious recipes below,  it’ll be a hit for the whole gang –

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June 19 , 2014 / Posted by admin / Uncategorized / No Comments

Carbohydrates 101

Despite what you may have heard in the news, social media and through friends, carbohydrates are a great source of nutrition and are an essential part of your diet. I want to stress the importance of this as more and more people are attempting low-carb diets. This gives our children the impression that carbohydrates are

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June 17 , 2014 / Posted by admin / Uncategorized / No Comments

Eating Well During Final Exams

In most schools throughout the province final exams have started…and so have the long nights of studying, worry and stressing about them. With so much on their minds, students often don’t take the time to eat regular meals or in some cases eat at all when studying for final exams. To keep the mind fueled

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June 12 , 2014 / Posted by admin / Uncategorized / No Comments

Cleaning out the Cupboards!

As the school year is drawing to a close, it’s important that our Kids Eat Smart Clubs continue until school is officially dismissed. We want students to have access to a healthy meal each day they attend school. That being said, we want to ask our wonderful volunteers to practice smart shopping and only buy

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June 5 , 2014 / Posted by admin / Uncategorized / No Comments

Partnering for Health!

Kids Eat Smart Foundation is a registered charity that works to provide children throughout the province with access to nutritious food so they may attend school well nourished and ready to learn. We depend on National, Provincial and community partners for funding. Every day we serve over 22,000 meals to school aged children in this

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June 3 , 2014 / Posted by admin / Uncategorized / No Comments

Treats on a Stick!

Creating new menu ideas and choices for children will encourage them to try more foods and in turn teach them to like a greater variety. Adding something new and creative to your regular menu can also create excitement among children….they love to see new creative ideas!! These Cheerio Frozen Bananas are sure to be a great

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