Monthly Archives: May 2011

Summer Kickoff Salad

What would a summer cookout be without fresh salad?  It’s probably fitting, then, that the unofficial start of summer begins during May, which is National Salad Month!  Here’s a great pasta salad to start the season right.  It’s packed with … Continue reading

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Making Progress

In its April 2011 journal, the American Dietetic Association reported findings from their  Family Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey project, conducted between 2003 and 2010 to better understand the attitudes and behaviors of U.S. children and families that may affect … Continue reading

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Cranberry Cookies for the Whole Class!

Each year, one of my goals is to introduce my classes to new fruits and vegetables, and surprisingly, dried cranberries are unfamiliar to many of them.  But, because they are so yummy, pack plenty of antioxidants and fiber and work … Continue reading

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