Heal the Burn

“Seeing is Believing!” Magic & Comedy Show Benefiting Heal the Burn Foundation April 5th, 2014 at 7pm Mitchell Performing Arts Center 800 Tomlinson Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009   Featuring: America’s Got Talent Finalist Michael Grasso, Sideshow Comedy of Doc Swan, Mike Miller, Richie B and your Host Todd Kupper aka “Taddo” For more information or to purchase tickets visit: HealingTheBurn.org or call 215-947-7384     Heal The...Read more...

5 Tips for Picky Eaters

Has your child refused to eat anything other than chicken nuggets this week? Or would your toddler rather play than eat anything at all? The Mayo Clinic has compiled some helpful hints for encouraging little ones to not only eat regularly, but also healthier. 1. Respect your child’s appetite – or lack of one If your child isn’t hungry, don’t force a meal or snack. Likewise, don’t bribe or force your child to eat certain foods or to clean his or her plate. This...Read more...

Golfing for a Great Cause

On Monday, the Barkann Family Foundation and former Philadelphia Eagles player Brian Dawkins hosted the 2013 Michael Barkann and Friends Golf Classic to benefit the St. Christopher’s Foundation for Children. Funds raised from the celebrity-studded event helped the Barkann Family Foundation purchase a van with which SCFC will b e able to expand upon oral health and food access programs. Michael Barkann and Ike Reese, hosts of the “Mike and Ike Show” middays on 94 WIP,...Read more...

Former PHS President Dines In for a Great Cause

Jane Pepper knows how to put on a show. As the former Philadelphia Horticultural Society president, she was the mastermind behind the world-renowned Philadelphia Flower Show for 25 years. The show attracts an awe-inspiring 250,000 visitors annually from around the globe and serves as inspiration to novice and seasoned gardeners alike. When Pepper heard about Farm to Families, its mission of connecting Philadelphians with access to and education about fresh food resonated strongly for her. Her...Read more...

8 Kids Books That Make Eating Fruits and Veggies Fun

A reading list just in time for summer You’ve tried just about everything to encourage your child to eat their fruits and veggies. But have you thought about reading children’s books that make healthy foods fun? We’ve compiled a list of the eight best kid’s books that will turn something like a boring tomato into a cool superhero. How Did That Get In My Lunchbox by Chris Butterworth I Can Eat a Rainbow by Annabel Karmel Eating Pairs: Counting Fruits and Vegetables by Twos by Sarah L. Schuette...Read more...