Category Archives: Redleaf Kitchen

Show a little appreciation on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner so many classrooms are celebrating this week, while still others will simply pass over the day in an effort to eliminate holidays from the classroom. As Julie Bisson notes in Celebrate!: An Anti-Bias … Continue reading

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Happy Eat Your Veggies Day!

It’s national eat your veggies day! Really everyday is a day to eat your veggies, but sometimes that gets forgotten. So in honor of this special day here are a few ideas for working veggies into kid’s everyday activities to … Continue reading

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Cooking is Cool with fruit burritos [A National Nutrition Month reminder]

March is coming to an end already, which means there is only about a week left of National Nutrition Month. However, the end of the month shouldn’t signal the end of healthy eating for you or the children in your … Continue reading

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From the Redleaf Kitchen: Zucchini-Oatmeal Cookies

Happy National Nutrition Month! Good nutrition is important year round, but this month is a great time of year for a little reminder to eat healthy. After spending all winter cooped up and all of the holidays eating treats and … Continue reading

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From the Redleaf Kitchen: A Nutrition-Packed Salad Pocket

March is National Nutrition Month, a time to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating habits. As an early childhood professional, you play an important role in helping children cultivate healthy food choices. … Continue reading

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From the Redleaf Kitchen: Have Yourself a Merry Berry Salad

Looking for a fun and festive recipe that is easy to prepare and tastes great? Merry Berry Salad, a recipe from Cooking Is Cool: Heat-Free Recipes for Kids to Cook, is the perfect dish whether you’re serving lunch to a … Continue reading

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From the Redleaf Press Kitchen: Burgers! Bell Pepper Veggie & Turkey

If you’re searching for the perfect recipes to prepare for your Fourth of July celebration, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’ll be with children and colleagues or your friends and family, these Early Sprouts Cookbook recipes will be … Continue reading

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