Welcome to “Kids’ Zone Continued”

Welcome to “Kids’ Zone Continued”

This month, our Pump-Kin Patch team let us in on some of the exciting “Kids’ Zone” activities that were happening. Watching baby goose hatching Room 6 (Preschool) children have been observing baby geese hatching. They have grown close to this mother goose and her...
Tomato Salsa & Mango Salsa

Tomato Salsa & Mango Salsa

Summer days are finally here! One easy snack that I really like during summer is salsa. It is so versatile! You can use it as a dip, a snack or a sauce for your dinner. This month, I am sharing with you two kinds of salsa that can be used in so many ways! Try them...
Welcome to May!

Welcome to May!

As we move into May, we welcome the warmer weather and — with COVID restrictions top of mind — we begin to plan family activities in our own neighborhoods and backyard. A few great options include:  Botanical Gardens of Silver Springs – There are...
How to Practice Self-Care

How to Practice Self-Care

Practicing self-care can help alleviate the psychological distress and anxiety caused by the pandemic and prevent lasting adverse psychological outcomes. The Canadian Mental Health Association recommends self-care as a coping strategy. According to award-winning...
Egg-free Lemon Cookie

Egg-free Lemon Cookie

2C AP flour 1t baking soda Pinch of salt 1/3 C brown sugar ½ C margarine (oil based) 1 lemon zest 1 T lemon juice 1 C unbleached all-purpose flour 1 C whole wheat flour ½ teaspoon baking powder ½ C margarine 2 T brown sugar 3 T aquafaba 1 lemon zest 1 T lemon juice...
FROM THE KIDS’ ZONE

FROM THE KIDS’ ZONE

Our kids are imaginative! Here, the kids were started with some shared elements (eyes) and a lot of creativity! These works of art were recently produced by kids in the Connaught out-of-school care program and shared by Jeremy Albright, our Connaught Program Manager....