In 1980, one of Long Island’s favorite sons, singer/songwriter, and social activist, Harry Foster Chapin, founded Long Island Cares, the first food bank on Long Island. His legacy and mission today still lives on and as we prepare for the Holidays and all of our family gatherings, let us not forget that there are so many affected by food insecurity, and who are not only hungry but may also feel isolated in empty homes or emergency shelters. If you, or anyone you know, are in need of assistance during the Holiday, there is a list of places in this article that will be serving free Thanksgiving meals between now and Thanksgiving.
Noodles and Company recently opened their doors in Patchogue, NY. I have never been to a Noodles and Company before last night, and I have to say the overall family dining experience is one I would highly recommend to my fellow parents/ caregivers.
Let’s face it, when you are headed out to eat with the entire family the kids are the ones who are the deciding factor of where you end up. Does the menu appeal to my child (picky eater friendly menu) ? Is their something to keep them busy while you wait for the food? Is the atmosphere family friendly? And of course are there healthy options for my child to eat?
A recipe that will keep your family warm during the winter season.
I love my Chili when it is Beefy and topped with shredded cheese : )
This recipe is easy to follow and one your family will enjoy over and over again. There is nothing like a hot bowl of chili topped with cheese and served with some fresh-baked tortilla chips on a cold winter night.
Did you think a sweet potato could taste any better?
This recipe allows the sweet potato to become even sweeter with a delicious Marshmallow center, and crispy cornflake outer layer topped with maple syrup.
These Sweet Potato Balls are so Yummy… that this side dish will have you wondering if it is a dessert? or breakfast? or does it belong with your dinner?
A Baked Potato with Shepards Pie Filling
Lets call this Shepards Potato since there is no pie and we are using baked potato instead of mashed
I thought of this dish mainly because I wanted a baked potato but I also was craving shepards pie so I combined the two
I hear some of the greatest ideas come to you when you are hungry… so I hope this was one of those ideas Continue reading