Monthly Archives: September 2015

  • Infographic: Fun Tips to Get Kids to Help in the Kitchen

    Infographic: Fun Tips to Get Kids to Help in the Kitchen

    The best way to get kids to eat better and grow up to be healthy eaters is to get them to start helping in the kitchen when they are young. Cooking together also promotes eating as a family which has been linked to higher self-esteem in kids. It also makes children less likely to smoke, drink alcohol, use drugs, or suffer from an eating disorder.

  • Host a Back To School Party!

    Host a Back To School Party!

    It’s September, so it’s Back to School time. You may be tempted to throw a party that involves martinis and a binge showing of “Narcos,” but an event aimed at the younger set can be fun and also therapeutic for your kids. It’s a great way for them to connect with old friends, getting them excited for the new school year. It can also be a good way for a new class to start gelling – both parents and students. School already started? This is always a great way to really jump start the new school year!

  • Celebrate National Pancake Day!

    Celebrate National Pancake Day!

    We are "flipping" over National Pancake Day! September 26 is National Pancake Day, and who doesn’t love the hot delicious cakes under some deliciously sweet and decadent syrup? Instead of heading over to IHOP like the thousands of other folks on the 26, here are some ways to celebrate at home with your family, including a DIY pancake mix recipe that’s healthier than the premixed version, how to make your own delicious syrup, and ways to switch it up from the “round” shape by introducing fun pancake shapes and sizes to serve, including instructions on how to purchase your very own “Mixing Bowl Bundle” from Curious Chef, the perfect purchase for National Pancake Day!