Author Archives: Nora Tarte

In the Kitchen with Kirkman®: Cool Down with These Allergen-free Warm Weather Treats

    By Nora Heston Tarte Contributing WriterKirkman Group, Inc.   In most corners of the world, families are enjoying hot days in the peak of summer. But those warm weather treats that keep kids cool in the summer heat … Continue reading

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In the Kitchen with Kirkman®: Making Summer Camp Snacks Nut Free!

  By Nora Heston Tarte Contributing WriterKirkman Group, Inc.   Many schools have made the move to “nut-free zones” in order to accommodate children with life threatening allergies. While the decision has been met with mixed reactions, the goal is … Continue reading

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In the Kitchen with Kirkman®: Put Spring in Your Step with Healthful Spring Salads

When it comes to gluten-, casein- and sugar-free diets, fruits and vegetables are a cornerstone of healthy eating. Individuals with sensitivities can live healthy, full lives free of digestive complications if they avoid common allergens and stick to fresh foods … Continue reading

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Five Quick Swaps: Reduce Toxic Exposure for Your Kids

        By Nora Heston Tarte Contributing WriterKirkman Group, Inc.   Chemicals surround us. From the products we use to clean our home, to the air we breathe, there are traces of harmful toxins lingering everywhere. When children … Continue reading

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Take Kiddo’s Exercise Indoors

   By Nora Heston Tarte Contributing WriterKirkman Group, Inc.     Winter weather can make heading outdoors difficult, especially with kids. Your usual playground or favorite hiking trail may be off limits as temperatures dip, and while chilly weather may send … Continue reading

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Kirkman® Offers Our Top Gift Ideas for Special Kids

        By Nora Heston Tarte Contributing Writer Kirkman Group, Inc.       Finding gifts for everyone, especially your special needs loved ones, can be a trying task this time of year. Kirkman® has some suggestions, to … Continue reading

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In the Kitchen with Kirkman®: Create a Thanksgiving Feast for Everyone

        By Nora Heston Tarte Contributing WriterKirkman Group, Inc.   In what’s now known as “the first Thanksgiving,” the colonists at Plymouth shared the bounty of their first harvest with members of the local Wampanoag tribe. The Wampanoag, … Continue reading

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