Tag Archives: fresh fruit

Follow Me Fellow Foodies

“Why does this blog title sound like something a pirate, a leprechaun or bugs bunny would say? Hmmm…anyways…” I’ve been busy building my Junkfoodjournal Facebook Page! If you’d like to follow me there as well to enjoy short posts with … 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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Chocolate and fruit

This counted as one of the treats i gave the kids a couple of weeks ago.  “They ate it up.”  If you signed the kids up for a sport on an early Saturday morning, i think this would be a … Continue reading

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Fear Factor for kids

It was the equivalent to, “drink this smoothie made with hissing Madagascar cockroaches and i’ll give you $50,000.” But in reality, it was a smoothie made with fruits, vegetables and milk.  It was friday, and our banana was a little … Continue reading

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Hello Juice! …and heeellllooo snow cone??

Jamba means “Hello” in Swahili.                                                           Today, Jamba Juice is outside our school. … Continue reading

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This sugar battle is about to get real

Remember? No treats for the kids until Sunday’s birthday party.  So I pick up my girls from school, and my oldest (and loudest) is the first to chime in. Daughter: “Can we go to the yogurt shop?!  (best friend) and … Continue reading

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Hello world!

My first post!  So…for one year i am creating a junk food journal. I am definitely not the Saint of Healthy Eating- just a mom trying to raise awareness in hopes to reverse childhood obesity and diabetes while promoting the … Continue reading

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