Posts Tagged ‘nutrition’

Educational Websites Lingo Likes: Nourish Interactive

To be able to fill kids’ minds with information, you need to fill their bellies with the nutrition that gives them energy to learn.  That’s why Nourish Interactive is one of the educational websites Lingo likes this week.  Here’s more about them from their website: We are web based company that is dedicated to supporting parents by providing them with…

A site we like: Edible Schoolyard

We’re always proud to serve you and now we’re adding a new “Sites we like” feature, where we share other sites that we think are worth a look. Today’s featured website is Edible Schoolyard. The mission of the Edible Schoolyard is to teach essential life skills and support academic learning through hands-on classes in a one-acre organic garden and kitchen classroom….

Get Your Picky Eaters to Love New Foods

When it comes to feeding your little ones, you have to keep things interesting and find creative ways to present food them. I have 2 fairly picky eaters in my house. When they were a bit younger I had to come up with ways to either sneak in the good stuff or call it another name. As they got older…

“The proper remedy for rambunctiousness in childhood is recess not Ritalin”

In response to my earlier post this week in which I lamented the hasty medication of the 7 year old homeless boy I’m tutoring, my friend Johanna Holland Philbrick brought the work of this man to my attention. Dr. David Katz seems like an interesting guy and his ideas on the importance of exercise and nutrition sound entirely practical and…