During the school year, it seems like everybody is on a tighter schedule. Between school, sports practices, and work it can be difficult to get the whole family together for some quality time. That’s why game nights are great. They provide a family with the chance to get together, laugh, bond, and be engaged in something that stretches…… Continue reading 5 Games to Add to Family Game Night
After a successful first year, German International School in Boston is entering their second year with Smart Lunches this fall. Our Regional Manager, Matt Ellis, sat down with German International’s school administrator, Megan Wells, to talk about what her experience has been like using our service. Wells has the best of both worlds — mother of a student…… Continue reading An Administrator & Mom’s Take on Smart Lunches
August 16th is National Tell a Joke Day! Here at Smart Lunches, we love to laugh. So naturally we decided to embrace this day of LOLs by creating a list of 25 jokes to tell the little ones. Parents, teachers, care takers, and school lunch providers know how special it is to see kids grin from ear to…… Continue reading 25 Jokes to Make Your Kids Laugh on National Tell A Joke Day
With the Olympic opening ceremony taking place Friday, it’s time to embrace the magic of the Olympic Games. Only taking place every four years, the games are a time in which the world is temporarily distracted from its problems and united in the celebration of the world’s best athletes. The anticipation for the 2016 Rio Games games is huge,…… Continue reading 5 Fun Ways to Get Your Kids Excited for the Olympics!
White or wheat is a question we’ve all heard before. At the deli or cafe it seems we can never escape the ultimate question and decision of ordering white or wheat bread. At this day and age where knowledge of healthier food is becoming more publicized, many of us have heard that wheat is the healthier option, but not…… Continue reading White or Wheat?
Disney movies truly are amazing. We grew up around Disney aminations, and now our kids get to experience the magic. Why have Disney movies become classics throughout decades? Perhaps it’s the lasting impact their messages leave with the viewer; the feel-good positive nature of great advice and happy endings. Take a look at 17 moments in Disney…… Continue reading 17 Times Disney Inspired Our Kids
There is no doubt kids are growing up in a different world than the one we grew up in. We played with toys and action figures; they play with interactive games on tablets and computers. We listened to cassette tapes and CDs; they tune in to their iPods. It’s only natural then that instead of using…… Continue reading Kids Who Blog