Category Archives: Summer

4 Healthy Recipes to Try This Summer

  Summer is the perfect time to try out some new, fun recipes in the kitchen. Not only are these recipes full of color and flavor, but they are also great for you! These meals and treats are sure to leave your family with full bellies and happy faces.    1. Omelet with Summer Vegetables […]

A Cool Summer Snack – Tzatziki

By: Sue Anganes   Sometimes when it gets super hot and muggy I don’t feel much like eating, or even cooking for that matter. Here’s a recipe that’s super easy to make and is also healthy. It’s great for a light lunch, or an afternoon snack. I love to eat it with pita chips, pita […]

Less Than 24 Hours In… The Dreaded Words of Summer

By: Michaelene Koskela It was 8 am: the first official day of summer vacation that consists of 55 weekdays and 11 weekends. Filled with anticipation for the summer ahead, my hand cradles a favorite mug, legs extended comfortably, breathing in the morning sounds from our back porch. My coffee tepid but palatable, content with the […]

Frozen In Summer

By: Michaelene Koskela  As parents we all tend to get absorbed into our school routines- the wake ups, after school practices, dance classes, recitals, and parent meetings. Yet we manage to handle the unexpected curve balls; a forgotten backpack, the last minute cupcake request or an unknown science project. At the end of the day, when […]

An Unscheduled Summer

By: Jacqueline Koutsoufis As a parent I find myself having mixed emotions about the school year winding down and coming to an end.  I feel like I’m riding a roller coaster waiting for the drop and quick turns. As I climb the high hill of excitement that comes with not having to rush out the door early in the morning, […]