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Entries from August 2013

{GIVEAWAY} Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2: Meet Watermelophant!

August 29th, 2013 · 13 Comments

This post is sponsored by Sony Pictures. Have your kids seen Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs? This is a favorite book in our house, and the foodie tots laughed out loud watching the film together. The sequel opens in theaters September 27. The second film features a flock of new Foodimals, and we were […]

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Tags: cooking with kids · foodietots around the web · kids cook monday

Favorite Things: Frozen Treats from the Streets of DC

August 23rd, 2013 · 2 Comments

Our favorite things week moves right along with 3 of our favorite locally-made frozen treats of summer. Our love of dairy extends beyond cheese every once in a while, and we spend a fair bit of our summers searching out the best and brightest ice creams and other frozen goodies. Like these… 1. Roasted Strawberry […]

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Favorite Things: No-Cook Summer Suppers

August 21st, 2013 · 2 Comments

Our favorite things week continues with a non-recipe — because I don’t spend much time developing new recipes here at the close of summer. Pretty much everything found at the market or in our CSA bag can be served fresh or quickly grilled with a little cheese and few slices of bread. Why make things […]

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Tags: at market · cooking with kids · salad

Fresh Summer Flavors at Silver Diner

August 20th, 2013 · 1 Comment

It’s birthday week at Casa de FoodieTots — mine was Monday, and the boy celebrates his this weekend. I know many of you are already back to school, but we still have two weeks of summer vacation here and are squeezing every last delicious bite out of it. So we thought we’d share a few […]

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Around Town: Arlington County Fair

August 9th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Did you know Arlington County, Virginia, has an annual county fair? Now, there are no working farms in the county, so you may be wondering what exactly an urban fair looks like. If you’ve ever lived in a rural area or visited an agricultural state’s fair …. this isn’t like that. It’s really more of […]

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