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Testing…

It’s that time of year again, time for the all-school standardized (a.k.a. MAPS) tests at school.  The topic of food and how it affects our body has been intriguing to me since reading Secrets to Controlling Your Weight, Cravings and … Continue reading

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sugar high…

Last night I watched the premiere of Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution and I’m happy to report that it was everything I hoped it would be. Jamie is doing his best to alert parents of the low quality of food being … Continue reading

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Revolution…

School lunch seems to be a hot topic these days.  I think much of the buzz about school lunch program in the United States stems from Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution… a TV program that reveals the travesty that exists in the … Continue reading

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Superpowers…

One question I get asked often is how I get my kids to eat the different foods I use in their lunch boxes.  I’ll admit that when we first transitioned to a healthier lifestyle it was a bit of a … Continue reading

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Shiver Me Timber…

If I’m being honest, when I started our transition to healthier eating it had very little to do with the kids and everything to do with me.  I was fed up with feeling tired, unmotivated and squeezing into jeans because … Continue reading

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