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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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Photo Collection Of Cold vs Hot Lunch

“What we learn becomes who we are.” For the last three days, i was a kid again in the school cafeteria.  I began a conversation with the girls about their favorite book series of the moment- The Boxcar Children and … Continue reading

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APPsolutely Foodtastic

British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver  NAILS IT  with his Jamie Oliver Recipes App because he not only teaches you a real food recipe with a great outcome, but he teaches you techniques which in turn teaches you… HOW TO  COOK IN … 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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!!! 5 Reasons Why I Love Cinco de Mayo !!!

On the 5th day of the 5th month, we celebrate the Mexican army winning a big battle by throwing a fiesta!  Fiesta means party, and that just happens to be my favorite 5 letter word. Here are 5 reasons why … Continue reading

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Ever Wished Chocolate Grew On Trees?

“When i was a little girl, i wished chocolate grew on trees.  When i grew up, i learned it really does.” I’ll give you the recipe for homemade chocolate pudding I made for a group of kids and their parents … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat!

One of my readers was wondering what i’m giving out this year for trick or treat…  …milk chocolate bars, whole-peanut bars, and whole-grain popcorn balls.  What’s going to be in your trick or treat bowl this year? Although this is … Continue reading

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