Why Should We….

Why Should We….

… Eat Together as a Family? Improved academics: sitting down and eating meals with family members was the strongest predictor of academic achievement in high school seniors [1] – even more than whether they lived with one or both parents. Regardless of gender,...

2014 Salad Days at St. Nick’s Alliance

July, 2014 Williamsburg, Brooklyn Spoons Across America brought Spoons Salad Days to children and their families at St. Nick’s Alliance in Williamsburg, Brooklyn this summer as part of the launch of the Brooke’s Cooks initiative from the Brooke Jackman...

Take a Taste with Spoons: Photos from Day 1

Take a Taste with Spoons kicked off a week of programming today at several schools across New York City. Students explored the elements of taste and sampled locally grown apples donated by Briermere Farm in Riverhead, New York on Long Island (really local- only 75...