Child Hunger Ends Here GIVEAWAY – #childhunger

Child Hunger Ends Here Beyond the Food Drive Cover Photo by Holly Homer

The tragic statistic is that during the school year in America, 21.5 Million kids rely on free and reduced-price meals to avoid being hungry. That is NOT acceptable. Kids Activities Blog is working with ConAgra Foods to promote the program Child Hunger Ends Here.  This photo (seen above) is being used as the Beyond the […]

let’s

Let’s giggle. Express our creativity. Explore the adventures of everyday. Make our day colorful. Let’s eat lunch sitting next to our best friend. Let’s make sure these kids eat tomorrow too. Today they were fed because of Voice of Hope, Feeding America and The North Texas Food Bank. You can provide a meal for a […]

Hungry Kids

summertime hunger in america

I met these beautiful girls on Thursday. I couldn’t hear what they said to each other, but it made them both giggle.  It was an infectious laughter that had their whole table looking over and smiling. Their sack lunches included tuna, crackers, celery sticks, cheese stick, an orange and a carton of chocolate milk. The […]

FREE Activity book for #HungerFreeSummer

Hunger Avengers Activity Book

Millions of children are at an increased risk of hunger during the summer months. During the school year, nearly 21 million kids depend on free or reduced-price school meals yet in the summer only 2.3 million children participate in summer food programs. If you do the math, it gets scary. The ConAgra Foods Foundation has […]

pumpkin muffins for cheaters

A few weeks ago I was approached by the lovely folks at PAM No-Stick Cooking Spray to get involved in a series of posts involving PAM, cooking and some videos.  I am a big PAM fan and feel pretty confident about using PAM and doing videos…it is the cooking that causes me a little trouble […]

trip to the food bank

One in four kids in America don’t know where his/her next meal is coming from. 1 in 4. These statistics are horrifically sad and a call to action for the Child Hunger Ends Here initiative by Feeding America and ConAgra Foods. Last week I visited the Tarrant Area Food Bank in Fort Worth, Texas to […]

find happiness

Seek. Find. Prepare. Procure. Register. Eat. Feel good. When you register the code on specially marked packages of ConAgra Foods, you not only feed yourself, but someone else. Child Hunger Ends Here. 1 code can help provide 1 meal to Feeding America. It is easy. Really easy. And will make you feel happy inside. I […]

h-e-b and conagra giveaway – it is BIG!

Today I am stepping out of the kitchen… *whew* …and giving stuff away! Not just any stuff, but 5 H-E-B/ConAgra prize packages worth $50 a piece. Oh ya. Each prize pack includes: Reusable ConAgra shopping tote $25 H-E-B  gift card (can be used at Central Market as well) Peter Pan Peanut Butter 4-pack Snack Pack […]

fancy barbecue sandwiches and a yummy fruit smoothie

The world is a better place because of yogurt and crescent rolls. It is a fact. So when I noticed that BOTH were on special at H-E-B this week, I decided that BOTH must be incorporated into my Back-to-School Meal Maker Challenge dinner. I mean, I don’t want to mess with world karma…  Today I […]

the dessert that is just way too easy

Easy Cherry Cheesecake ingredients

This is something that I wish I hadn’t learned to do. It is easy. And yummy. A little TOO easy and yummy. And hits the spot for a simple dessert or as a late night snack… It is Super Duper Extra Easy Cherry Pudding Pie. Usually I make up a full box of vanilla pudding […]