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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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Our Event to Celebrate Food Revolution Day 2013!!!!

As a Scottsdale Ambassador for The Food Revolution Community, I teamed up with Marketing Manager Lisa Wilson of Whole Foods and my local elementary school for our event!  We handed out fresh & juicy organic peaches, tangerines, oranges, bananas and … 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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I did my part.

I gave the Food Services Director of my children’s school the information she needs to apply for a grant to be chosen for an opportunity to have a FREE salad bar put into our school.  I hope she fills it … Continue reading

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Teaching teachers their important role in the health of our kids

Nutrition Education for Teachers This program is needed.  My daughter’s teacher this year tells her kids her favorite treat is milky way candy bars and she likes to eat them every week.   The other two years she had very … Continue reading

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October Challenge: Spread the Official Date of Food Revolution Day

We have the date of the next… Friday May 17th, 2013 October Challenge for Ambassadors of Jamie Oliver:  Spread the Official Date with Community Contacts I communicated with a local high profile chef, a restaurant owner/James Beard Nominiee, our School … Continue reading

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You “grow” girl.

School gardens. Kids not only learn how to cultivate, but learn biology, math and environmental science.   Studies show that when children learn about where their food comes from and how it is grown, their overall health is improved- physically, … Continue reading

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Hot Lunch. Hot Mess?

I let my girls try hot lunch the other day for the very first time. My youngest had to wait in line so long she barely had 5 minutes to scarf her food down.  The table cleaners were coming by, … Continue reading

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Chicken soup. Just wing it.

Now that the kids are in school, you might actually have an additional second to think up some meals!  Let’s think healthy comfort food… Organic chicken egg noodle soup …with kale in at least your bowl if your feeling adventurous… … Continue reading

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That’s how i Rolo

I’ll admit that even I have a little buzz on the first day of school- no, not from alcohol, but excitement. My oldest wakes me up and she’s already dressed with brushed hair and teeth. (this would never normally happen)  On the … Continue reading

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