Monthly Archives: August 2018

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Adding Whole Grain-Rich Foods Into Your CACFP Menu

Whole grains are loaded with healthy benefits! Not only do they decrease several chronic diseases, they provide many nutrients if eaten as part of a healthy diet. “Whole grain-rich foods are an important part of your menu in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). Foods that are whole grain-rich [...]

Movement in Child Development: Interview with JAMaROO Kids

We had the wonderful opportunity to interview Jamaica Stevens, founder and executive director of JAMaROO Kids. JAMaROO Kids “specializes in developmentally appropriate dance, music, art, and yoga for young children” in child care and school settings. The program actively promotes creativity and movement by offering educational activities through on-site classes, trainings, [...]

Make the Most of Your KidKare 30-Day Free Trial

Perhaps you’ve visited our website before, read positive reviews, followed us on social media, but you haven’t used our software yet. Or perhaps you’ve been doing research on child care software tools, and you’re ready to take the leap to find that perfect tool for your child care business. Whatever your [...]

Top 5 Children’s Books Child Care Providers Love

Child care providers have great taste! We asked for suggestions from child care providers on children's books, and we received some wonderful recommendations. Child care providers love, teach, and care for so many different children every day. It's no wonder that these books resonate so well with them! Every book [...]

Meditation in Child Care Homes

Meditation has proven to offer many benefits to one’s health and well-being. Many childcare centers and homes are choosing to practice meditation and mindfulness because of the benefits it offers for young children. When children practice meditation, they are able to better control their emotional responses, become more confident, and learn [...]