Meal and Snack Planning

Figuring out what to feed the kids in your care each day can be a challenging task when trying to incorporate child preference, nutrition, cost, and prep time. Below are some resources to help with this task.

Please note: recipes, meals ideas, and other information found in the links is not guaranteed to meet the USDA Meal Patterns.

Recipe Ideas

Meal Planning

Meal Environment

Nutrition Activities


See more helpful links on the CACFP Links page