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Oct 06, 2014

National Farm to School Month Brings Back Family Memories

I grew up in the city of San Francisco. Needless to say, I did not have access to farms. That was something I read about in my favorite storybooks. Back in those days, (don't want to age myself) we did not have farmers markets. However, if you t...
Sep 24, 2014

Parents do support new nutrition standards in school - according to new poll!

It is always interesting the way organizations and food companies will use polls to bolster their position. This school year, schools are now required to fully implement all the nutrition standards that were part of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids...
Sep 19, 2014

Join Nourish Interactive - The Healthy Schools Revolution Fund Raiser For Schools

Picture this: your child eating a hot, nutritious lunch prepared with fresh ingredients sourced from local farms. Imagine you child coming home having just eaten fresh tomatoes & lettuces from her school garden. Imagine your child having extra burst...
Sep 08, 2014

What do kids really know about real food?

Food education (the art of teaching children where food actually comes from and how it is grown) is not a class that we customarily think of when we think about our children's education. But given some of the facts I will share with you, I have ...
Aug 20, 2014

Nourish Interactive Gives Parents and Educators Thier Own Healthy Avatars

We know that adults like to have a little fun too when they are brushing up on healthy habits and nutrition for their family. We have created avatars for our adult section that are seen when you comment on pages. Which by the way, we encourage....
Jun 20, 2014

Keep your child's brain active during summer

This month is also the kick off to summer learning. As a strong supporter of summer learning, I wanted to give a shout out to our wonderful First Lady Michelle Obama for all that she does to help our children. She has a taken an important stand ...
Apr 07, 2014

National Healthy School Day

Tomorrow, April 8th, is National Healthy School Day You might think this day is about feeding our kids healthy foods in schools (and that is certainly important!) but this day is actually about providing a safe environment for our children ...
Feb 26, 2014

The White House and USDA announce School Wellness Standards

First Lady Michelle Obama and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announce proposed school wellness standards and roll out of breakfast and lunch programs for schools that serve low income communities Washington, DC – Toda...
Jan 13, 2014

Honor the Harvest

Honoring the harvest is about using food for for its highest purpose and moving nutrients through the food system, from people to animals and back to the land to grow more food. Here is a great infographics that remind us of this important conce...
Dec 27, 2013

Top 2013 Nutrition Articles and Printables at Nourish Interactive

I hope everyone had a great holiday season. Another year has passed and what a busy and exciting year it has been. This year we just launched our Nourish Interactive store where we sell kids' nutrition posters and storybooks. All our proceeds goe...
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