Teddy Bear Day Care – Ypsilanti

Teddy Bear Day Care and Learning Center

Chocolate Pudding w/ hidden avocados

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

We hid avocados in the chocolate pudding they are having this afternoon! The recipe came from Jessica Seinfeld’s book Deceptively Delicious, lent to us by Claire (a.k.a. Tate & Beth’s mom). It’s super easy to make, and if we weren’t making it for 100 kids, it would have only taken about ten minutes. Enjoy!   […]

Snack philosophy

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Our mid-semester survey indicated that a couple of you may not be entirely happy with our snack offerings. We, as early childhood educators, have an obligation to expose our students to diversity and new experiences, and this includes what they eat. We know that individuals establish many of their eating habits in the first five years of […]

The Brown Bag Bore

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

In case you haven’t looked at a calendar or turned a television on lately, it’s back to school time! Between clothes and school supply shopping and figuring out new schedules, families also need to start thinking about back to school lunches. Here are some ideas to “spice” up the school lunch routine.   Bento Boxes […]