Kids & Company Blog
Water Safety: Having Fun and Staying Safe with Your Children!

I have been lucky enough to spend some time this summer by the lake at my cottage. Being by the water on a hot summer’s day is a great way to spend quality time with your family!   As you can imagine, for many years we had 8 (or more!) young children running around our… [read more]

Fab Fish Tacos

Ask anyone, I absolutely love the Fab Fish Tacos on the Kidco Kitchen menu. I knew this menu item was going to be a hit right from the get-go. This traditional Mexican dish is sure to get your family’s tummies grumbling. You can even mix up the ingredients for added variety! While we use brown… [read more]

Everything is Just Peachy

I’ll admit, I’ve noticed that there is a crispness to the air that was not there before. Before the seasons change, make sure to take advantage of all of the great fruits and vegetables that are in season in the Canadian summer months. As I’m sure you’ve noticed, I love blogging about what’s in season…. [read more]

Sweet Summer Corn on the Cob

During the summer, I love to stroll through my local farmer’s market in search of summer food inspiration. Upon each visit, I always find myself gravitating towards the heaps of my favourite yellow vegetable, corn. Locally-grown corn is delicious! With its sweet taste, corn is the perfect addition to any summer meal. This vegetable is… [read more]

Summer Salads!

I have a confession to make…. I am a BIG salad lover! Salad is easy & quick to prepare, it’s healthy and delicious! I eat salads all year long; however, during the summer months, I like to spice things up! I deviate from the traditional leafy green salads and add a twist! Specifically, I like… [read more]

Welcome to the Kidco Kitchen GTA!

For this week’s blog, I have some exciting news! We at the Kidco Kitchen are pleased to announce that come fall, our GTA Kids & Company sites will be joining our Kidco Kitchen team! Over the past few months, we have been hard at work building a commercial kitchen to serve our GTA locations. Best… [read more]

Exercising: Do It With Your Children!

Often it can be hard to find time to exercise and move around during the busy and hot months of summer. One of my favourite ways to exercise while spending time with family is by exercising with your children! When I had eight little ones, I was too busy chasing them around to find the… [read more]

You’ll Go Bananas for this Blog!

This week’s blog is dedicated to one of my favourite fruits, the banana. Not only are they extremely tasty, but they are also a healthy choice for you and your little ones. Bananas are high in potassium, low in fat, and a good source of vitamins and fiber. Best of all, bananas grow all year… [read more]

I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream!

“I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream”! With the melting heat of July, there is nothing better than “screaming” for a cool summer treat on a hot summer day. My children and I have a real “soft” spot for ice cream, and we love trying out the different ice cream flavours. Although… [read more]

A Chilly Summer Dish!

Cooking is like my wardrobe. With every new season, my style changes to reflect the weather or mood of the season. With cooking, I like to do the exact same thing. Since summer is now in full force, I like to change up my recipes to reflect the times. Summer dishes should be light and… [read more]