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Spinach Round-up

Tomorrow is National Spinach Day!  Here is a round up of some recipes.


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ARTICHOKE SPINACH DIPMmm. Yum! My kids started eating artichokes first on pizza, second in a dip like this! Now, they'...

Posted by Super Healthy Kids on Saturday, March 21, 2015

Toddler University in Rutland made these Porcupine Sliders from the Recipes for Healthy Kids cookbook. Owner Allison...

Posted by Bay State Child Care Food Program Inc. on Friday, March 14, 2014

It's easy to grow Spinach? Might have to give that a shot. ~Samantha #cacfp Thanks for sharing Bay State Child Care Food Program Inc. and Child Care Food Program Roundtable

Posted by ChildCareInfo.com on Thursday, May 15, 2014

KID APPROVED GREEN EGGS {Dr. Seuss Day is Monday!}Green eggs with vitamin K instead of dyes! http://www.superhealthykids.com/green-eggs-for-you-dr-seuss/

Posted by Super Healthy Kids on Saturday, February 28, 2015

We made this for toddlers at our Eat, Play, Grow play group and they loved it!Healthy Irish Food

Posted by Choices for Children on Thursday, March 6, 2014

EXTRA SPINACH IN YOUR FRIDGE? MAKE THESE!Great way to get some greens into an every day breakfast.http://www.superhealthykids.com/cheesy-spinach-bites-or-leprechaun-lunchies-for-st-patty-s-day/

Posted by Super Healthy Kids on Tuesday, March 10, 2015

PROVIDER INSPIRATION:Provider Lorena Carter of Champlin showcased her superpowers!Lorena wrote us telling us a...

Posted by Providers Choice, Inc. on Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Spinach Calzones!Cut them out with heart cutters, and STUFF them with your veggies :) A welcome dish if your kids have...

Posted by Super Healthy Kids on Friday, February 13, 2015
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Samantha is, just like you, excited to make a difference in our community and our world. With a Master of Arts degree in English Literature, you might ask how she found herself building and writing for a website focused on child care. From 1995 through 2001, Samantha started her career working for Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) sponsors which introduced her to the importance of non-profits, community and quality child care. Her experience with Sponsors, State Officials, and Family Child Care Providers left a great and lasting impression. Later in her career and her most recent position at SAGE Publications, an academic publisher, was as a product manager for a new online resource! During this time many of Samantha's passions collided. A love for the written word, children and the proliferation of knowledge as well as a fascination with the resources the internet gives us, building a community for child care on ChildCareInfo.com is the perfect way to make the difference she wanted to. Needless to say, she is very excited to be an active part of creating and building ChildCareInfo.com.