Tag Archives: school parties

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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Junkfoodjournal Update

There’s good news and bad news.   The bad news is… this is the amount of candy FIVE DAYS LATER that was in my daughter’s Valentine Box from school. The good news is… here is a huge red radish from the … Continue reading

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Valentine Etiquette

I looked the other way in December.  I gave you a quiet January.  You’re welcome 🙂 So, time to get real.  Let’s talk Valentine’s Day.  I want to make sure your  sugar war armor fits, so you are prepared because … Continue reading

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Don’t be a boring little sucker.

Halloween & Thanksgiving? Orange sucker.  Christmas? Green/red sucker.  Hanukkah?  Blue sucker.  Valentine’s Day? Red sucker.  St. Patrick’s Day?  Green sucker.  Easter?  Pink sucker. You get the picture.   Don’t just change the color of your sucker.   Get creative and really … Continue reading

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Rock (candy) bottom.

Looking back, this was probably my sugar low point. A sweet shop birthday party for her 6th birthday.  It was fun and cute and i had a blast planning it. I grew smarter at the next birthday party- the princess … Continue reading

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