Well Kiddos

Improving Kids Menus “One Restaurant and One Family at a Time.”

Posts Tagged “Kids Healthy Choices”

And the winners are!

Posted on September 18th, 2012 by Manu

The Well Kiddos Foundation is excited to announce that the San Mateo County’s “As Fresh As It Gets” award included Kid’s Menus this year. 20 restaurants pledged their interest and commitment to provide healthy options to kids. We are thrilled to know that there are so many chefs who wish to serve their youngest customers […]

A Turnips Turn, by Darya Mead, Well Kiddos’ mom, writer and editor

Posted on March 27th, 2012 by Manu

Turnips are not the sexiest vegetable and often a symbol in kids’ literature of poverty and hard times. The bulbous root vegetable is cheap, filling and many think bland… I beg to differ. Now, they are sometimes called rutabagas and the white and purple hued exterior I find quite pleasing to look at. Sometimes used […]

Veggie Bolognese

Posted on October 24th, 2011 by Manu

by Patricia Beck Ingredients: 1/2 lb oyster mushrooms cut in small cubes 1 tbs olive oil salt, pepper 1 small red onion 1 garlic clove 1 cup carrots chopped in small cubes 1 cup celery chopped in small cubes 1 cup zucchini chopped in small cubes 1 tbs tomato puree 1 bay leaf 1 can […]

O! Burger – 100% organic burgers and so much more

Posted on October 14th, 2011 by Manu

On our recent family get away to Santa Monica, we stumbled upon this great burger place in West Hollywood. O Burger prides itself on a 100% organic menu. Going out to eat can be a challenge for our family, my expectations are fresh, local if possible organic food (as I eat a lot of greens […]