• Quick Snacks to Keep Your Kids Happy (and Healthy) All Summer

    If you have little ones in your family, odds are that snacks during the summer time are a challenge for you. Your kiddos are often times hot and uncomfortable, and may turn their nose up at things that they might enjoy during the school year. When your little ones have just come in from an afternoon of playing in the yard, they are sweaty and tired. They are probably going to refuse any hot plate of anything you put in front of them. If you are at a loss at what to give your kids to munch on during the warm months, here are a couple of quick, easy suggestions that will keep them satisfied and you sane.

    One: cool, bite sized yogurt drops. This snack is so simple, and can last you ages from just one containers of yogurt. All you have to do is buy a large containers of yogurt from the store, in the flavor of your famil Continue Reading

  • Fun Facts about Your Favorite Frozen Treats

    Ice cream shop supplies

    If there’s one thing in this world you can nearly guarantee, it’s that almost everybody loves ice cream or an ice cream substitute, such as frozen yogurt. Many ice cream shops are seasonal, leaving people hungry for more in the fall and winter months when their favorite local shops have closed up for the cold time of the year. During this time, when everyone is missing their frozen dessert cups and cones, they rely on the shop supplies inside grocery stores for a taste of a summer treat.

    Statistics show that every year, the average American person eats (or drinks) an ice cream, gelato or frozen yogurt product 28.5 times. In fact, 40% of Americans eat ice cream within any given two week period, according to research done by the NPD group. Studies even show that approximately 90% of American ho Continue Reading