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Stay Cool As The Weather Heats Up!

Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 by HylaryL

Ice Pop Joy As it gets warmer and warmer, most of us want to sit in front of a fan or crank our air conditioners to beat the heat. These electric methods of cooling off, of course, always help, but what are some other, more fun ways to put a plug on perspiration? Check out the list below of books that we have in the Santa Clara County . . . more »

Stay Cool As The Weather Heats Up!

Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 by HylaryL

Ice Pop Joy As it gets warmer and warmer, most of us want to sit in front of a fan or crank our air conditioners to beat the heat. These electric methods of cooling off, of course, always help, but what are some other, more fun ways to put a plug on perspiration? Check out the list below of books that we have in the Santa Clara County . . . more »

Healthy (and delicious!) versions of your favorite childhood treats!

Posted on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 by HylaryL

Real Snacks Who doesn't remember that joyful feeling we experienced as a child opening a fresh Twinkie, finishing off a circus train shaped box of animal crackers or licking your fingers to get the last little bits in a bag of Corn Nuts. Those special snacks always inspire a nostalgic feeling for days past, and, unfortunately, remind us of how lacking in nutrition our treats really were. . . . more »

Want to get your kids to eat healthy? Try adding dinosaurs!

Posted on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 by HylaryL

Eat like A Dinosaur How many parents have tried every trick in the book to get their kids to eat healthy? How much harder does it get to find kid-approved meals when a child has special dietary needs or restrictions? If you’re about to give up on trying to force feed your child broccoli, take a look at Eat Like a Dinosaur a new recipe and guidebook for gluten-free . . . more »

Fun with fizz: creating delicious soda at home!

Posted on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 by HylaryL

Homemade Soda The snap of the can or twist of the lid followed by the delightful hiss and bubble of the cool liquid inside: who doesn't enjoy a nice soda every now and again? According to a July Gallup poll , 48% of Americans drink at least one glass of soda a day. And since most sodas are loaded with sugar, this habit can get very costly, . . . more »

Farmers’ Markets and Kids: A Perfect Combination!

Posted on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by HylaryL