A Plant-Based Lifestyle

Happy National Vegetarian Week! This week, our schools are celebrating by offering vegetarian options to students during lunch. Not craving a vegetarian meal? No worries! We will still have non-vegetarian options on the menu as well. Be sure to visit lcpshealthycafe.org to see what’s cookin’ in the cafeteria! Interested in learning more about vegetarianism? Read…

OH.MY.VEGGIES!

That’s right. Second week of September is Vegetarian Awareness Week! Vegetarian or not, its important to know the basics of a plant-based lifestyle. This may come in handy next time you host a get-together or meet someone new. Did you know we have actively worked to add more vegetarian and vegan menu options to our…

Cheesy Chickpea and Broccoli Bake

Looking for a new kid-friendly recipe to serve this Thanksgiving? Why not try this cheesy chickpea broccoli bake?  Our students love eating broccoli for school lunch, so it is a great way for them to also enjoy it at home.  The cheese helps provide ample calcium, broccoli is full of  vitamins and minerals, and chickpeas…