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Fall in Love With These Healthy CACFP Recipes

Fall time is all about warm plates, creamy soups, and beautiful, seasonal vegetables. These delicious and healthy Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) recipes are sure to have you ready to cozy up next to the fire with a good book or movie. Pile your plate with these simple CACFP [...]

How to Handle a Picky Eater

If you are a child care provider, then you have no doubt had to deal with a picky eater or two...or three...or four. It no longer comes as a surprise to you when your child refuses to eat what's on their plate (unless it's full of chicken nuggets). Dealing with picky [...]

The CACFP Provides Value to Your Child Care Business

The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) has many benefits, not just for your child care business, but for the children in your care and their guardians. Over 4.2 million children receive healthy meals and snacks as part of the CACFP. This vital food program will promote a healthy lifestyle [...]

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 [...]

Celebrating 25 Years in Business

2018 is a big year for Minute Menu Systems - it's our 25th anniversary! This year has been a reflection on how far our company has come, the family it has created, and the relationships we have built with our customers over the past 25 years. Our company was founded by [...]

Minute Menu Touches the Lives of One Million Children

In January 2018 more than one million children were served healthy, Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) compliant meals, and those meals were reimbursed through Minute Menu Systems software! We are proud to know that our work is helping childcare providers and children in a tremendous way. Achieving this long-term [...]

Happy Birthday CACFP!

If a picture is worth a thousand words, what would a thousand pictures be worth? That is the question that National Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Forum is asking! As a celebration for the birthday of the CACFP, they will be creating a mosaic birthday card on Capitol Hill [...]

CACFP Week – What does the CACFP mean to Jason Sellers?

Jason Sellers is the Director of Product Development and has been with Minute Menu for 6 years, although it seems like much longer. You may have seem him around some childcare food program conferences behind our Minute Menu HX and KidKare booth- tall guy with goofy charm. He's unmistakable! When he's [...]

CACFP Week – What does the CACFP mean to Dawn Perez?

Dawn Perez is the Senior Implementation Specialist & Training Director and has been at Minute Menu for almost 14 years! Dawn has guided hundreds of Minute Menu clients through the implementation process and teaches many classes at Child and Adult Care Food Program conferences around the U.S. The CACFP has inspired [...]

CACFP Week – What does the CACFP mean to Keith Sargent?

Keith Sargent is our Technical Support Team Lead, and has been with Minute Menu since October 2015. You may recognize his name if you have ever called into our Minute Menu CX or KidKare technical support lines! His cheery personality and positive attitude make for a great experience with every caller. [...]