Monthly Updates

January 2020 Update
December 2019 Update
November 2019 Update
October 2019 Update
September 2019 Update
July 2019 Update
June 2019 Update
May 2019 Update
March 2019 Update

What’s In Season

What’s In Season GUIDE for SPRING
What’s In Season GUIDE for SUMMER
What’s In Season GUIDE for FALL
What’s In Season GUIDE for WINTER

Nutrition Edition

Nutrition Edition – Issue 100
Nutrition Edition – Issue 99
Nutrition Edition – Issue 98
Nutrition Edition – Issue 97
Nutrition Edition – Issue 96
Nutrition Edition – Issue 95
Nutrition Edition – Issue 94
Nutrition Edition – Issue 93
Nutrition Edition – Issue 92
Nutrition Edition – Issue 91


CACFP Reimbursement Rate
Effective July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020

Tier 1 Breakfast Lunch Snack Dinner
Federal 1.33 2.49 .74 2.49
Tier 2 Breakfast Lunch Snack Dinner
Federal .48 1.50 .20 1.50

New Meal Pattern

Choose Yogurts That Are Lower in Added Sugars
New Meal Pattern Training Handout
New Meal Pattern Component Sheet


Attendance Prompt When Recording Meal
Attendance Prompt Video
KidKare User Agreement
KidKare Startup Guide
KidKare Quick Fixes & Troubleshooting Tips
KidKare Login Troubleshooting Tips
KidKare Help/Training
Document school out days with KidKare


Document school out days on CIF
Monthly Claim Information Sheet

Links you might want to check out

Sesame Street – Healthy Habits for Life
Cooking Matters
Tom Copeland’s Taking Care of Business
Potter the Otter
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
USDA’s What’s Cooking?
Fight BAC – Keep Food Safe From Bacteria
Nutrition in Action
U.S.D.A. – Child Care Providers section
National Food Service Management Institute
Calculator for Child Nutrition (CN) Labels
Redleaf Press
Fruits & Veggies More Matters
Kids Eat Right
WIC – Women, Infants and Children Program
Let’s Move
Rachael Ray’s Yum-O