Circus Smirkus – more fun with food!

One of the best things about summer in New England is Circus Smirkus: Vermont’s award-winning youth circus (performers range from age 11 – 18). This year the theme of the Summer Tour was Bon Appetit – a celebration of food! Naturally, FoodPlay jumped at the chance to chat with artistic director Troy Wunderle. The Circus’ […]

Janey Screams for Ice Cream!

Hey peeps, Today I have some really exciting news to help you through the hottest days of summer! I have perfected my top-secret family recipe…CHOCOLATE BANANA ICE CREAM! This super-secret recipe has been in my family for generations. Legend has it that every juggler who uses it becomes better. So what have I been working […]

Janey Gets Moving!

Hey peeps, Welcome back! I’ve been working on eating more GO foods that are good for my body. Sure it’s been hard, but it’s always a good idea to build those healthy habits early on—just ‘cause we’re kids doesn’t mean we get a free pass. Another big part of keeping healthy is being physically active. […]

Boston Public Market – a new way to have fun with food!

When the new Boston Public Market opens later this month, the public will have access to the tantalizing wares of farmers, fishmongers, and food producers from throughout New England! “The Market will be the first of its kind in offering a year-round source of fresh, local food, and an opportunity to taste, buy, engage, and […]

Spotlight on….Rory! Student Ambassador to Fuel Up to Play 60 Summit!


Rory McPherson, a middle school student in Kittery, Maine, has been chosen as an Ambassador to the 2015 Fuel up to Play 60 Summit! Fuel Up to Play 60 is a national program promoting exercise and healthy eating. It is co-sponsored by the National Dairy Council and the National Football League. Schools track their activity […]

Janey’s Summer Break, #1

Hi everyone, Janey here. I have so much cool stuff to tell you today! Well, there’s good news and bad news. The bad news first: yesterday, I hung out with friends and I had some WHOA foods! Doughnuts, cookies, ice cream, the works! I wasn’t planning on eating them, but once they’re in front of […]