Archives for November2015

Free Play Cooking with Toca Kitchen Monsters Early Learning App

Sometimes the best way to learn is to experiment, but in the kitchen, that can be messy – and dangerous! For little ones who are curious about cooking, the Toca …

Mixing and Matching Beginning Concepts with Tiny Hands Lotto 1

Small children and toddlers live in an exciting world where so many different opportunities for learning and fun are designed especially for them. We know it is important to expose …

Eating Your Way Round the World: Germany

In introducing our children to other cultures, one of the most immediate and effective approaches is food. Cooking and preparing a meal is a tactile activity that can involve the …

Eat Your Way Round the World: Thailand

With its bright colors and wide variety of flavors, Thai food is a delicious vehicle for getting your kids their daily dose of nutrition, plus it’s really fun to make. …

Eat Your Way Around the World: France

In helping to broaden our kids’ minds, international cuisine is a great place to start. And while unfamiliar foods can put kids off, getting them involved in the preparation makes …

Eat Your Way Around the World: Italy

Busy families rely on spaghetti as a default, kid friendly food, and there’s nothing wrong about that, but consider this: Italian style eating is a really easy, surefire way to …

Eat Your Way Around the World: China

“If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people.” –Chinese Proverb. As …

Eat Your Way Around the World: India

Because Indian cuisine comes from a philosophy about health called Ayurveda that emphasizes harmony, an Indian meal often incorporates all the flavors: spicy, sweet, tangy, sour and savory. This serves …

Eat Your Way Round the World: Japan

When it comes to innovation, there are few countries in the world that can compete with Japan. From ancient sword folding techniques to the Maglev train that goes 374 mph., …

Eat Your Way Round the World: Snacking Peruvian Style

Peruvian children snack on some delicious variations of our snack foods, but with a style that goes back thousands of years. The authentic smells and tastes of Peru are surprisingly …