Childcare programs that have implemented Rainbow In My Tummy® receive comprehensive support including a kitchen assessment, USDA reimbursement and CACFP compliance information, in addition to the menus, recipes and production guides to improve the quality of food served to young children. Below you will find a list of resources that relate to food service guidelines, serving sizes and food buying tips.

Meal Patterns and Portion Awareness:rainbow in my tummy kitchen

USDA Child Care Meal Patterns

USDA Infant Meal Patterns

USDA MyPlate


Menu Planning and Recipes:

Menu Planning for CACFP

National Food Service Management Institute Mealtime Memos

USDA Recipes for Childcare Centers