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International School Meals Day: From the U.S., Central African Republic to Syria

On Thursday, March 5, we can all celebrate International School Meals Day. Food for education matters whether here in the United States or in lands far away. 8 more words

Global Hunger

It's all in the Cookies

We just found out that there are only 75 calories in 6 of Trader Joe’s Mini Oatmeal Raisin Cookies! Coincidentally, that just so happens to be the perfect number of cookies to turn a basic sandwich lunch into a lunch you’ll be longing for all morning. 10 more words

Healthier School Lunches?

So, you walk into your school’s cafeteria one day.  People are eating junk food, but instead of serving french fries, your cafeteria is serving sweet potato fries.   377 more words


9 Delicious-Looking Photos Of School Lunches From Around The World

Did you know that on a typical day, 32 million children in the U.S. eat cafeteria food? Or that most of these students consume over half of their daily calories at school? 294 more words

Teaching healthy eating habits to kids

Two of my kids have problems with hypoglycemia. One just happens to have a metabolism to die for. The other has been monitored since she was a baby because early childhood hypoglycemia can sometimes turn into diabetes. 338 more words


school lunches: a whole new world

Birdie started four year old kinder last week. And I started my new occupation: kinder lunch maker. As the title suggests, it’s a whole new world. 417 more words

Nourishing Food

PHOTOS: School Lunches Around The World

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — The D.C.-based salad chain Sweetgreen also has a program called Sweetgreen in Schools that educates kids about healthy eating.

The Sweetgreen in Schools blog has released photo examples of the kinds of food children eat for lunch around the world, including the U.S. 149 more words