Member Login
 
 
 
Blog Categories
 
 
 
 
 
Follow Us
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Family Nutrition Blog

 

Our blog ‘Nourishing Thoughts’ keeps families informed on current nutrition news, fun kid-friendly nutrition tips to encourage healthy food, nutrition, and exercise choices, nutrition articles, and interactive tools for parents. Our healthy nutrition blog is for parents, teachers, and everyone who is interested in kids' health and nutrition.

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday a new post!  

Often, we will have weekly themes about healthy habits.  The topic is discussed on Mondays, we follow up with a fun informative infographic that provides key facts about the topic, finishing up on Friday with some great materials and resources to use to bring that topic to home, school or wherever you are working with children to promote healthier habits! Enjoy.

Receive our blog posts by email or subscribe using your favorite online reader

nutrition information blog for families

About Maggie

I am a nurse and a mother of two.  I am also the founder of Nourish Interactive. I am very concerned about the health and well being of our children.  I started the Nourishing Thoughts Blog so that I could help parents keep up on the latest trends in children’s nutrition and exercise. 

I know that much like reading and writing is the foundation for learning, nutrition is the foundation for healthy children.  But with so many new studies, products and trends constantly being reported it is hard to keep up.  I just want to make it a little easier for parents by doing some of the legwork and providing you with up to date information.

 
Jul 24, 2015

10 reasons why dance is great for kids

Friday Finds to Nourish Your Day: It’s Friday and we are happy to share these resources and materials to help you promote dancing to nourish the children in your lives! Still wondering if you should break out the music and get dancin...
Jul 22, 2015

The joy of dancing infographic

Wednesday Nourishing Graphics: We are happy to share this infographic that further tells the story about the nourishing value of dancing.
Jul 20, 2015

Put on your dance shoes and get your groove on - National Dance day

This week on July 25, it is national dance day sponsored by Dizzy Feet organization. I am a big fan of "So You Can Dance". I love the message that it sends and I personally love dancing so this show has done so much promoting the art and "spo...
Jul 17, 2015

Healthy summer themed printables for kids by Nourish Interactive

Friday Finds to Nourish Your Day: It’s Friday and we are happy to share these resources and materials to help you promote a healthy summer for children to nourish the children in your lives! Summer themed printables for kids! ...
Jul 15, 2015

get kids moving this summer infographic

Wednesday Nourishing Graphics: We are happy to share this infographic that further tells the story about the nourishing value of a healthy summer for children.
Jul 13, 2015

7 tips to keep your family healthy this summer

The summer vacation is a great time for families. An opportunity to spendquality time together, to enjoy fine weather and outside activities. But with the temptation of popsicles and fast food aroun d every corner, it can also be a challeng...
Jul 10, 2015

Parenting tips to get kids to eat more fruits - Nourish Interactive resources

Friday Finds to Nourish Your Day: It’s Friday and we are happy to share these resources and materials to help you promote fruits. to nourish the children in your lives! Parents Guide To Understanding What Is The...
Jul 08, 2015

Kids are eating more fruits infographic

Wednesday Nourishing Graphics: We are happy to share this infographic that further tells the story about the nourishing value of fruits.
Jul 06, 2015

National Fruits and Vegetables Month - Enjoying more fruit

Last few blogs I spoke about how to get your child eating more veggies but kids also need more fruit. With June being national Fruits and Veggies Month, I would be remiss if I did not talk a the importance of fruits. Now it is true that it is e...
Jul 03, 2015

Happy Fourth of July from Nourish Interactive

Friday Finds to Nourish Your Day: It’s Friday and we are happy to share these resources and materials to help you promote healthy eating to nourish the children in your lives! Celebrate the signing of the Independence of Healthy...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The photos displayed on this website were purchased legally from iClipart.com, istockphoto.com, and dreamstime.com. All clipart displayed on this website is the exclusive property of NourishInteractive.com