After leaving a successful career in television production, new mom Sara Leand decided to go back to the gourmet cookie business she started in college: the Sara Snacker Cookie Company.
For Overweight Kids, Focus Should Be on Fun Exercise Instead of Losing Weight, According to New Study
A recent study reported in the "Journal of the American College of Cardiology" shows the benefits of a regular physical activity program for overweight children, without any dietary changes.
Check out a sample recipe from Nielsen-Massey Vanillas' new cookbook "A Century of Flavor" and enter the contest to win your own copy this holiday season!
Take a look at our November 2009 list of new and noteworthy products for kids and parents.
For parents with kids that don’t like the traditional Thanksgiving foods, here are some nutritionist-approved suggestions to help create a healthful, successful holiday meal.
Just in time for the holidays, FreshDirect, specializing in high quality foods at reasonable prices delivered right to your door, has introduced gift cards! These make great gifts for just about anyone living in the New York metropolitan and New Jersey area.
Check out this scrumptious side dish for the family meal!
Children (and adults) might actually enjoy brussel sprouts with this inventive side dish!
Try this delicious addition the the family dinner!
Laura Joseph Mogil, The Inspired Chef, gives tips on how to incorporate healthy root veggies into a fab side dish this Thanksgiving.
Now the meal is over and you are going through that terrible cycle of holiday remorse. Sure, it's great to be able to indulge in some festive food favorites, but there is always that guilt afterward.
Love is in the air, and there’s no better way to show it than by making a homemade card or a yummy treat for that special person.
Learn how to make these fun and sweet treats!
For the 2009 holiday season, Robin Hood, the non-profit organization committed to fighting poverty in New York City and FreshDirect, one of the nation’s leading online gourmet food providers and grocery delivery services, are coming together to help feed 120,000 New Yorkers in need.
Duane Reade's new line of Delish snacks have hit the shelves.
Check out these innovative products for kids and parents that have just emerged on the scene.
As the temperature drops, spice up your next dinner party with a festive beverage or cozy in with a family-friendly mocktail. Check out these drink recipes courtesy of author and style expert Colleen Mullaney to celebrate the fall, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Read about this inspirational couple with a new book on family fitness.
Meet some of the health care professionals in the Rockland County area.
Who says a vegan diet can’t be delicious and fun? Try these suggestions for your child’s lunch box — and be sure to make enough for the whole family.
Check out some new and nifty technologies available this fall!
Read about mom and entrepreneur Kara Goldin and her healthy, flavored-water drinks.
Dr. Susan Bartell, author of the new book "Dr. Susan's Fit and Fun Family Action Plan," gives tips for moms and dads on packing a healthy school lunch that their kids with actually eat.
Read up on a few fresh and exciting products for back to school in September 2009.
New York-area parents give advice on how to cut down on school lunch expenses - without sacrificing nutrition or quality.