Summer is here and ice cream season is in full swing! Beat the heat and let this be your family’s guide to all things sweet this summer! Your welcome=)
As we all continually search for new recipes, don’t miss this winner from local mom and chef, Amanda Jakubowicz – Kung Pao Chicken! This is great for weekdays or weekends, and both kids and adults love it! Thank you Amanda!
It is officially that time of year again when you can load up the car with your little loves and head to a farm to pick delicious FRESH fruit!! Westport Moms has created a list of farms in and near Fairfield County that offer pick your own fruits, berries, and vegetables. Happy picking – and baking – and eating!
Admit it, you’ve skipped a day (or maybe five) without giving your reusable water bottle a proper scrubbing. Which is your favorite rationalization? “It’s just water in there,” “I washed it yesterday,” or maybe “It’s BPA-free, so I’m good?” Staying hydrated and doing you part for the environment by opting for a reusable bottle are commendable, but don’t sabotage those healthy habits by exposing yourself to potentially unhealthy and harmful bacteria. Find out how germy those bottles get if you skip daily washings from nutritionist, Dana White!
If you’re looking for that next week night – or week end meal, don’t miss this simple and delicious recipe fo Mexican Street Tacos from the team at M.E.A.T. Provisions Westport. They specialize in providing the highest-quality beef and lamb from Uruguay, Argentina, Brazil, New Zealand and Australia, and their primary meat source is Uruguay. Mention WestportMoms, and they may give you a special discount!
5 Important Facts (from the experts at Yale New Haven Health) to Consider if you think you or your child may have trouble digesting gluten!
Many of us have (or know) children with some sort of food intolerance. As a result, many of us have frequent questions about celiac disease, the benefits – and challenges – of a gluten free diet, and when to se a doctor. We turned to Dr. Porto and the experts at Yale New Haven Health Pediatric Specialty Center in Greenwich for some important facts to consider when trying to assess whether you or your child has a problem digesting gluten.