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July 12, 2013

Snacks Are Back 

twinkies on the shelves

Twinkies Are Back, With An Extended Shelf Life

Running out of Twinkies after the post-bankruptcy run? No fear -- Twinkies will return to store shelves July 15.

February 7, 2013

School Snacks 

Green and red apples

Healthier Foods Coming To Schools

In hopes encouraging healthier eating habits among the nation's youth, the USDA has proposed a new set of guidelines for food sold in schools.

February 1, 2013

Sweet Resurrection 

A couple twinkies

Twinkies Set To Make A Comeback

Twinkies flew off the shelves after Hostess announced bankruptcy in November. However, the iconic snack cake is about to return to a store near you.

April 29, 2012

Better Than Doritos 

kale

When Life Gives You Greens…

Bet you can't eat just one of these crispy baked kale chips!

January 2, 2012

To Your Door 

food box

Thinking Inside The (Food) Box

For those of you too busy too cook (and with extra income,) healthy food boxes are here to the rescue!

December 14, 2011

Revenue Loss 

granola bar

Junk Food Ban Gone Too Far? Seattle Schools Think So

Students are buying Seattle school's healthy vending options, leading to a significant loss in funds that support school activities like clubs and sports.

October 31, 2011

Happy Halloween 

Back O' Jack O' Lantern

Five Costumed Creations For Halloween Happenings

Cookies dressed as candy? Cake dressed as a pumpkin? Wait until you see what surprises await in this Halloween costumed foods round-up.

August 19, 2011

Kids In The Kitchen 

precut veggies

After-School Snacking: Be Safe, Be Healthy

School is out for the day and the kids are hungry! Keep them reaching for healthy options while keeping them safe.

July 14, 2011

 

car trunk packed with coolers

Eat Healthy While On Vacation

Plan ahead when you take a family vacation. Use the internet to search out healthy eating options prior to your visit.

April 21, 2011

School Food 

Lunchbox

At This School, Lunch Is Mandatory

Some parents are angered by one Chicago school's attempt to promote healthful eating.

February 11, 2011

Healthy Snacks 

cheese slices, trail mix, fruit smoothie, and peanut butter

Ten Best Snacks For Kids (In One Mom’s Opinion)

Kids love to snack, but that doesn't mean those snacks can't be healthy. Here's a list of healthy snacks to fuel your kids after a long school day.

October 7, 2010

Food Packaging 

Sunchips

Consumers Dump SunChip’s Compostable Bag

SunChip's compostable bag has consumers covering their ears and hiding their pocketbooks. A bump in the road for a company trying to do the right thing?

March 8, 2010

Healthy Snacking 

an apple and a bunch of fresh cherries

Got Snacks? Steps To Healthier Snacking For Your Kids

Recent news on childhood obesity is not good and snacking plays an important role. Learn what you can do to provide healthier snacking options for your kids.

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