Halloween Treats — BOOnanas!

blog-boonanas
If you pre­fer a health­ier Hal­loween treat to serve at home, there are cre­ative ways to serve fruit that is also fun. The whole fam­ily can join in and help make these spooky Boo­nana Ghosts! These Banana & Coconut ghost sticks are a great alter­na­tive to sugar loaded pop­si­cles.  They are also super easy to make, […] Continue reading →

Halloween Food Safety

blog-halloweensafety
  There isn’t a kid in the world whose eyes don’t light up at the thought of the trick or treat­ing frenzy on Hal­loween night. Par­ents, how­ever, have the great task of mon­i­tor­ing every treat that their child brings home and liv­ing with the inevitable sugar rush. Hal­loween trick or treat­ing can pose many threats […] Continue reading →

National School Lunch Week

blog-schoollunch
National School Lunch Week (NSLW) is a week long national cel­e­bra­tion run­ning from Octo­ber 14th to the 17th.  This year, the NSLW is focused on empha­siz­ing the rela­tion­ship between healthy foods and an active lifestyle.   Ini­tially cre­ated in 1962 by Pres­i­dent John F Kennedy, the hol­i­day serves as a way to pro­mote the ben­e­fits […] Continue reading →

Tomato and Toast Salad

SONY DSC
You will need: 3 cups cherry toma­toes, cut in half chopped fresh basil or pars­ley leaves (1⁄4 cup) chopped red onion (1⁄4 tea­spoon) salt (2 table­spoons) olive oil (1 1⁄2 table­spoon) fresh lemon juice (2 table­spoons) 1 gar­lic clove, peeled and minced or put through a gar­lic press 3 cups toasted or grilled day-old whole grain bread, cut into […] Continue reading →

Tomato: Fruit or Vegetable?

TAMATO
This month are fea­tur­ing an abun­dant super food that is well known by any­one who’s ever eaten a slice of pizza. No…it’s not anchovies!  We’re talk­ing about the hum­ble yet ver­sa­tile tomato! But the tomato, as we know, is as con­tro­ver­sial as it is deli­cious. After all, it lies at the heart of an ongo­ing […] Continue reading →

Why are Kids Such Picky Eaters?

boy and cooked vegetables
  So you’ve got your­self a picky eater?  You’re not alone. In fact, this strug­gle is all too com­mon. If you’re like most par­ents, at some point you find it’s just eas­ier to suc­cumb to the doe-eyed demands for junk food rather than ruin­ing another din­ner over the bat­tle of the broc­coli.   We get it. […] Continue reading →

NEW for September!

Meatball Dippers
Research shows that offer­ing a vari­ety of healthy foods gets kids the nutri­tion they need to be healthy and strong.  At WT Café, we take this as a com­pany chal­lenge and set out to cre­ate the fresh­est, most nutri­tious, and most excit­ing school lunch menu avail­able any­where!   This month, we are excited to show­case […] Continue reading →

Blueberry Recipe: Blueberry Jam

blueberry-jam-photocredit
Now you can cap­ture the essence of sum­mer and share it with your fam­ily through­out the rest of the year with this sim­ple blue­berry jam recipe! And don’t worry about spe­cial can­ning pro­ce­dures or bulky equip­ment. This recipe can be stored in a sealed con­tainer in the refrig­er­a­tor for up to a month, and in […] Continue reading →

Super Food of the Month — Blueberries

grand-haven-blueberry-picking
The warmth of the sum­mer­time air evokes thoughts of lazy after­noons by the lake and an abun­dance of berries! Blue­ber­ries are one of the most pop­u­lar of all berries dur­ing the sum­mer because they are at peak sea­son and they are native to the Amer­i­cas. Although they are a deli­cious addi­tion to sal­ads, pies, and […] Continue reading →

Fresh Out of The Test Kitchen

SSWF-StrawberryJam1
Over the sum­mer, we held one of our most excit­ing projects to date: our first ever WT Café Test Kitchen. We cre­ated our test kitchen in order to rein­force our com­mit­ment to serv­ing fresh, nutri­tious, and excit­ing food to every child, every­where! We exper­i­mented with our recipes every day in an effort to make them […] Continue reading →
Page 1 of 15123456»10...Last »