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Nutrition

Bake up memories with your kids

Good Sense Eating: Baking with your kids can create lasting memories, introduce them to healthier foods, and hone their math, reading, and problem-solving skills. Read more…

Longing to be lean

Raising Girls: What to do if you suspect your teen has an eating disorder. Read more…

Family dinners

Family dinners

Special Needs: Here are some stragegies for improving your chid’s picky eating habits. Read more…

Beyond chicken fingers

Good Sense Eating: The National Restaurant Association and HealthyDiningFinder.com have created the Kids LiveWell program to help restaurants put healthy foods on the children’s menu. Read more…

Harvest and Halloween celebration ideas

Here are some great craft, game, and food suggestions for a harvest celebration or spooky Halloween party your kids will love. Read more…

The too-thin child

Good Sense Eating: Being underweight may appear preferable to being overweight, but the reality is that being too slender has its own risks and repercussions. Read more…

Is sugar overload inevitable?

Is sugar overload inevitable?

Healthy Living: Here are some practical tips for trick-or-treat snacks that will keep kids — and parents — happy. Read more…

Spinach + sports = six pack?

Spinach + sports = six pack?

Good Sense Eating: What are you to do when your tween or teen is involved in sports and wants to build muscle and strength? Here are some tips. Read more…

Feeding time is all the time

Death by Children: Our columnist is constantly feeding his growing son. Read more…

Food and family facts: Fun tidbits about cuisine and relatives

It Figures: Statistics about stepfamilies, grandparents, and fast food. Read more…

Adventures in the kitchen

Letter from College: Our columnist explains the lessons young kids can learn by helping their parents in the kitchen. Read more…
Featured Event: Festival features Italian-made automobiles, food, and rides for children. Read more…

Wellness in schools

Education: Two city parents took charge to change the unhealthy food served in their children’s schools. Read more…

What the Obamas eat at school, and Chef Bills vision for the future

Education: What does the lunch menu look like at the Obama girls’ private school, Sidwell Friends? Read more…

Bento box for back to school lunch

New & Noteworthy: This stackable lunch container brings some old school Japanese fashion flair to the cafeteria. Read more…

Tasty tidbits about foods from around the world

The Book Worm: Budding young foodies, ages 7 to 12 — and adults who love to eat, should read “The World in Your Lunch Box” by Claire Eamer. Read more…
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