Tag Archives: sweets

Let’s Rock the Love Boat

Are you living under a rock of rock candy or have you stayed current with our children’s food system… you know, the one that took thousands of years to make, but only about 3 generations to destroy?  The day of love … Continue reading

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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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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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DIY Parties

Do it yourself. When you plan your own parties, sure you can control the cost. But just as important, you can control the fun factor and sugar too.  So go ahead. Be a control freak. A look back at our … Continue reading

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My Interview By Jamie Oliver’s Team

Sometimes, you’re in the right place at the right time.   This, is one of those times. Jamie Oliver’s best friends and colleagues found themselves in lovely Arizona, and wanted to interview a Food Revolution Ambassador.  And it just so … Continue reading

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US Schools Getting a Snack Food Makeover

If the US government were the fashion police, the only makeover attempt for improving the school food culture, for my family, would be a new shade of lipstick. Let me explain. I am very thankful and appreciative that any effort … Continue reading

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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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