Cooking Camp

I recently held a Healthy Hands Cooking camp with two students.  Over the four days, we made several healthy recipes, had nutrition lessons and decorated aprons.  They were excited to be able to wear their decorated aprons after the first day.   Some of the recipes we made were homemade pizza, homemade granola bars, muffins,…
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Homemade Applesauce Recipe

I needed applesauce for a recipe for my upcoming Healthy Hands Cooking camp.  I used this recipe to make a batch.  It was quick, easy and tastes way better than from the jar.  It is easy for kids to make with adult supervision around the stove. I have also made in the slow cooker before when I…
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College Cooking Classes

Cooking is an important life skill that many college bound students may not be knowledgeable in.  I have had many parents bring their kids to class because they feel they may listen to someone else better than listening to them. Or, some parents may not feel comfortable enough in the kitchen themselves  or have the time to teach their…
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Free Summer Meals

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) ensures that low-income children continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in session. This summer, USDA plans to serve more than 200 million free meals to children 18 years and under at approved SFSP sites.  You can find sites near you by entering your address here or texting…
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Kids Cooking Camp

There are limited spaces available for the  Kid’s Cooking Camp scheduled for June 12-15 in Fargo for ages 8-13.  More information and registration here. This is a wonderful program that will lay the foundation for healthy eating by educating and empowering students about basic kitchen safety, creating a healthy balanced plate, how to subsititue ingredients…
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