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US Schools Getting a Snack Food Makeover

If the US government were the fashion police, the only makeover attempt for improving the school food culture, for my family, would be a new shade of lipstick. Let me explain. I am very thankful and appreciative that any effort … Continue reading

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Take Steps (No Matter How Small) to Change the Food Culture at Your School

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade, or in our case… organic lemon granita. I needed to pack a snack for my child to eat during school hours.  I understand, a toothless student can only have apples so many times…whole … Continue reading

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Crazy sunglasses- nut free and sugar free

Ever wonder what to hand out for your child’s class birthday treat?  What a great idea this is!  And look at how happy she is- just as happy as if she received an artificial-flavored sucker made with corn syrup or … Continue reading

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Part II: The system has holes.

(To read Part I of  “The system has holes” look to the right of the screen under Recent Posts and click. I originally wrote this to show the world that some classrooms in America think it’s perfectly acceptable to let … Continue reading

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The system has holes.

My blood is boiling.  And frying.   When my daughter was about 3 years old, i bought her her first doughnut one weekend so she knew what they tasted like.The next time was for her sleepover the morning after she … Continue reading

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