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10 Tips for Healthy Holiday Parties at Home or School

The holidays have arrived, and it’s the season of class parties, social gatherings and an abundance of sugary sweets—sweets often made with refined flour and…


Take 5! For Healthy Choices

The bell rings for lunch, and everyone is out! It’s hard to forget the ubiquitous race that takes place every day around noon. Not only…


What Are Your Kids Eating At School? The Scoop on School Nutrition

It is not surprising that parents are always asking about school lunch since children spend a good portion of their day at school. Parents want…


Free Meals for Kids During Summer Break!

Each day across America, over 30 million students receive a lunch funded by the National School Lunch Program (NSLP). Seventy percent of these, roughly 21…


Make this Valentine’s Day a Healthy Day for Your Heart!

February is American Heart Month, a time to encourage long-term lifestyle changes to keep the hearts in your family healthy. Just remember, the key to…


School Lunch Program: Food for Thought

Families across the country are often made up of two working parents whose children frequently depend upon lunch prepared at school to meet at least…


Back to School: Packing a Healthy Lunch

Packing a healthy lunch is the best way to provide your kids with the nutrients and energy they need to focus and do their best…


Healthy Fundraisers – Which Foods Will Your Child Choose?

Foods that compete with your kid’s health are called competitive foods. Competitive foods might include the coke your child purchases from the vending machine even…


What’s All the Fuss About School Lunch?

Most kids who eat lunch at school participate in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP).  According to recently released statistics, the NSLP served over 31 million…


Food Safety 101: Keeping Bagged Lunches Safe

Finding healthy and creative lunch ideas is a challenge in itself, but don’t forget that keeping food safe is equally important. Here’s why it’s important…


Seven Steps to a Successful Brown Bag Lunch

With school back in full swing it’s important to send kids to school with a healthy, delicious lunch.  Packing your child’s lunch can be easy…


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