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Back to School, Already?

Very soon it will seem as if summer was only a dream!  I was amused as I opened the welcome letter from our school’s principle and read about anxiety and nightmares attending the start of a new school year.  308 more words

Lunch Lady

Agriculture Chairwoman Stabenow Says Michigan Setting National Example of Success in Feeding Healthy Meals to Children

Betti Wiggins of Detroit Public Schools Testifies Before Stabenow’s Ag Committee Panel, Shares Strategies for Success


Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman of the U.S. 355 more words

Detroit Now

Let Them Eat Cake!

The Edmonds, WA school district has updated their wellness policy to ban birthday cakes/cupcakes and “all edible treats” from classrooms.  Instead, their Wellness Committee recommends giving children “non food treats” like pencils to promote “healthy eating and food safety” in accordance with the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act.   229 more words