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Farmer’s Market Inspiration

Meet Farmer David Moreno of Moreno Farms near Scottsdale, AZ, USA.   As i stood at his produce stand on this warm, sunny day with breezes swirling the blossom scents of the Sonoran Desert all around me- I couldn’t help but … Continue reading

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You Sunk My Battleship

School breakfasts.  My children eat breakfast at home, so I don’t see first hand how bad it is on the front lines.  Well today i witnessed a little, sweet, innocent kindergarden girl on the school food battlefield. My daughter and i had … 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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Think Outside the (Cupcake) Box

When coming up with an alternative to sweets to celebrate Halloween and Fall… …it doesn’t have to automatically mean fruit kebobs.  To help reduce the sugar load, and just as important teach healthy traditions that will last a lifetime, try to think up … 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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You Deserve a Break Today

Mom, Dad, Nanny or Sitter have been going, going, going…all summer long. There’s a Pixar movie out that everyone will enjoy, yay! Sitting for 98 minutes in an air conditioned theatre fits the bill today.  Kids are excited. Movie’s out! … Continue reading

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Keep Flying Jamie

“When a butterfly flaps its wings in one part of the world, it can cause a hurricane in another part of the world.”            ~  Author Unknown I watched Jamie’s acceptance speech he gave at Harvard … Continue reading

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