Flunking Lunch: Why American Schools Don’t Make the Grade

Why American Schools Don’t Make the Grade

School lunches seem like a great bargain. For under $3, your child is supposed to receive a nutritious meal that covers all the basic food groups. But before you send your kid off with a fistful of dollar bills, there’s something you should know. I’ve surveyed school lunches across the country and … Read more

Packing Lunch 101: Snacks to fill a bottomless pit!

Packing Lunch 101

So I know I’ve spent some time recently talking about the things you might not want to feed your kids (like Veggie Straws or their school lunch). This month, I’m going to focus on discussing what you CAN feed them! The following cheat sheet is meant to take some of the guesswork … Read more