Parents, are you looking for a fun, specialty summer camp your kids can enjoy for a few hours away from home that will allow you to get a few things done around the house, run a couple of errands, or give you some much needed down time? For one week, your kids can tie on… Continue reading FITnomenal Kids Cooking Camp for the Summer
Brown Bag it and Tag it! Tuesday, September 19th is National Healthy Lunch Day sponsored by the American Diabetes Association. As an ADA Diabetes Advocate, I will be participating in tomorrow's healthy lunch day as well as offer healthy lunch tips, alternatives, and post my healthy lunches the rest of the week. I hope you… Continue reading Brown Bag It and Tag It: National Healthy Lunch Day
We're on the brink of summer and the kids are out of school. Social media posts from parents on my Facebook timeline have indicated they're being eaten out of house and home due to them being out of school, boredom, and having no control over their pantry and fridge. With childhood obesity and diabetes on… Continue reading Summertime: Give your Kids a “Fighting” Chance Instead of a “Fattening” Chance.
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. According to the CDC, about 1 out of every 5 children in the US are obese. Children who have obesity are more than likely to become obese adults and will develop chronic illnesses such as type 2 diabetes, certain cancers and other health ailments. Parents, you are what… Continue reading September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month