Category Archives: Food

Having fun with The Very Hungry Caterpillar

One of our favourite stories is The Very Hungry Caterpillar. It was one of the very first stories I read to my son when he was a baby. What a great springtime theme. We made our very own caterpillars and … Continue reading

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Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day so we celebrated this day at our daycare today because it’s Friday. We made all things “green” throughout the week. We colored and glued tissue paper on foam shamrocks, we glued shamrocks, green pasta and … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Today we celebrated Valentine’s Day with a party for all the kids. They came dressed in either red, pink and/or white and brought Valentines to exchange with all their friends here. We had pink smoothies for our morning snack and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Elmo!

Today we celebrated Elmo’s birthday. In the morning we started creating our Elmo face masks by painting paper plates red. We read some Elmo stories and flipped through some Elmo books. We watched an Elmo movie about Faces before lunch. … Continue reading

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All about Apples

Today it was all about apples. We read stories about apple picking, the kids painted an apple tree using their thumbs for leaves and apples, we watched a Max and Ruby show about apples and we even made applesauce from … Continue reading

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Spinach and Carrots Pasta

I try to include green and orange veggies for lunchtime so I thought this pasta recipe was great. I took it from the Milk recipe magazine I got at the grocery store. The little ones ate it all up but … Continue reading

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Roasted Veggie Pasta Sauce

This has become my go-to recipe in our daycare for the kids. They LOVE it and it includes plenty of veggies! Cut up one red pepper, one cup of carrots, a few garlic cloves, one eggplant, a handful of mushrooms, … Continue reading

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