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Recycling: Making it our top priority

| September 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Recycling: Making it our top priority

Recently, there has been a big push to recycle anything and everything that can be recycled. I believe this is important and doesn’t have to be as hard or complicated as some people make it out to seem. If everyone did little things to produce less trash, then that would already make a significant difference. […]

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The Many Flavors of Water

| September 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Many Flavors of Water

What is your favorite thing to drink? Chances are if you ask someone this question they won’t answer with “water.”     There are many tasty drinks that are pretty good to drink every once in a while but we need to make sure we get enough water every day in order to stay hydrated […]

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Why We Eat the Food We Eat: Ceremonial Food

| August 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Why We Eat the Food We Eat: Ceremonial Food

Different areas around the world have many things in common and in turn, have some things that are totally different. One thing that seems to be pretty similar no matter where you go is that food will bring people together. Regardless of the size of the group or the type of food, people will come […]

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Treat Yo’Self…Sometimes

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
Treat Yo’Self…Sometimes

We all have junk food we truly love to eat, even though we know how bad it is for us. Personally, I can’t resist Oreos and pretty much anyone who knows me knows that they are my kryptonite.              Just one serving, which is three cookies, has 10% of Daily Value for saturated fat, and […]

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The Curiosity Series

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Curiosity Series

Featuring Turkey When you begin a Zomppa session with, “Hey everyone, let’s learn about a really cool country called Turkey!!” you get one or two giggles or maybe even an outright uproar of laughter. With these tips and some prior knowledge, you can make your session go smoothly, and allow everyone to be fully immersed […]

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The Curiosity Series

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Curiosity Series

Featuring Italy Kids are  extremely curious individuals (as some of may know more than others, Hi ZomppaParents!), and they will absorb almost anything you throw at them!   Of course, they will want to know everything about everything, but these are just a few ways you can relate a southern European country in the middle […]

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The Beauty of Breakfast

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Beauty of Breakfast

Breakfast is the first meal of the day and the most important meal of the day. We all have heard that it is the most important meal of the day, but why is this a commonly accepted truth.   For starters, a good breakfast gives you the energy you need to be able to get […]

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A Mandated Skill? The Importance of Cooking

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
A Mandated Skill? The Importance of Cooking

Many times when college students and young adults move into their first place away from mom and dad, one of the biggest challenges they face is having to make themselves dinner. They are finally in their first ‘home away from home’ and realize mom isn’t there anymore to make dinner for them. Now, along with […]

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The Wonderful World of Farmer’s Markets

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Wonderful World of Farmer’s Markets

  To many people the words “Farmer’s Market” sound like a place only crazy, health nut, organic hippies go to, but in reality the Farmer’s Market is for everyone! Your local Farmer’s Market is the perfect place to stock up on fresh produce and more often than not, it’s cheaper than it would be at […]

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Summer 2016

| June 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Summer 2016

Summer Programming of 2016 This summer, Zomppa has gained new and returning ZommpaKids, plus a few Zomppa interns! Over the course of the next couple of months, we will be “traveling” to different parts of the world with the Zomppakids all over the Wake County area.   Meet our summer interns: Estelle Rohr A senior […]

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