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Five Quick Steps for Fabulous Everyday Salads

I spent the weekend reading about grains. (I know, right?) I was the last one in my family to come down with the stupid cold, when a book arrived at my door- “Amazing Grains” cookbook by author Ghillie James.  So … Continue reading

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Let’s Rock the Love Boat

Are you living under a rock of rock candy or have you stayed current with our children’s food system… you know, the one that took thousands of years to make, but only about 3 generations to destroy?  The day of love … Continue reading

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“Dying” Food Culture Video / Happy October 01

HAPPY FRIGHT MONTH READERS, WOO HOO HA HA HA Don’t be in the wrong place at the wrong time. Don’t be THAT house… with a dying food culture. Click on this link below to watch a ONE MINUTE SCARY Food Education … Continue reading

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Why I Love Real Food- A Stroll “Thru” Memory Lane

I am the youngest of EIGHT kids.  My parents owned a businesses that ran 24 hours a day which they never stopped growing.  How busy and stressed they must have been!   I was mostly a hot lunch kid from kindergarten through … Continue reading

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Salt Their Oats…Not Their Nuts.

“You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink…but you can put salt in his oats.”   -quote i learned from Mr. Bandettini (my favorite teacher EVER) I have memories as a little girl, all alone … Continue reading

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Back to Bento

TAKE THE LUNCH BOX CHALLENGE! Want REAL lunch food for your really awesome kid that matches YOUR nutritional standards, not the governments? PACK A LUNCH. Yes. School lunch is sooooo much easier for the parent. But the easier path is not always the … Continue reading

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Oooo la la… j’adore french influences

“Mommy?  Can you buy some pears because they go really well with this cheese?” my 7 y.o. asks me in a sweet little voice. “What color?” “Green.”  And, all on her own, she ate it for dessert after dinner.  Just … Continue reading

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