Cultivate a school community that is empowered by healthy choices as related to the mind and body.
Committee Chairs: Whitney Littman & Lydia Bartoszek
Meets the first Monday of every month at 2PM in the Ophir Elementary Conference Room. (See newsletter for schedule changes)
At Family Food Night, families were hosted with foods from:
Terra Procude LLC, Strike Farms, Gallatin Valley Botanical, Three Hearts Farms, and dairy from Amaltheia Organic Dairy, LLC
Roasted beet and spring herb bruschetta– Smashed chickpeas spread over Wild Crumb Bakery baguette, topped with roasted beet, citrus, and herbs.
Awesome Soup– A puree of local carrots, butternut, onions, turnips and apples, simmered and blended with coconut milk.
Veggie Salad wraps- Wraps and pinwheels spread with Amaltheia Cherve and filled with a mixture of Arugula, baby kale, spinach, sorrel, shaved carrots, Kamut, golden raisin, pumpkin seeds, and shallots tossed in a simple red wine vinaigrette.
Families also made a ‘take home item’ of:
Overnight Raw Oats- Mason jars filled with Montana oats, ground flax seeds, chia seed, ceylon cinnamon, unsweetened coconut, goji berries. Kids filled jars and shake to mix. Take home, fill with water and eat in the morning.
Explore All of our Recipes:
- Beam-Me-Up-Green-Juice-Kale (42 KiB)
- Beet Brownies (0.3 MiB)
- Family Cooking Night - Curry Bowls (0.4 MiB)
- Family Cooking Night - Thai Salad (0.4 MiB)
- Guakalemole-Kale (48 KiB)
- Italian-White-bean-Soup-Kale (53 KiB)
- Kale-salad-wraps-Kale (0.8 MiB)
- Lentil Brownies (0.2 MiB)
- Pineapple Fried Rice (0.4 MiB)
- Recipes-Vol1 (1.2 MiB)
- Recipes-Vol2 (1.0 MiB)
- Zucchini-Bread (0.2 MiB)
Watch the newsletter for monthly Family Food Nights!!! Always open to the entire community!
(Reserve a spot through Linda Nell, 10 Families Maximum)
NOVEMBER DATES TO REMEMBER:
November 8th: TRY SOMETHING NEW DAY…..I think you might like it.
November 14th: Family Cooking Night! Sign up before it fills up!
November 15th: Way to go Ms. McKenzie’s 3rd grade class!! Most hot lunches purchased in the month of October!
LOCAL PRODUCE for the month of NOVEMBER: kale, carrots, apples, pears, basil, leafy greens, spinach, swiss chard, potatoes, onions, bok choy, green onion (thanks Moonlight Community Foundation)