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Cultivating a Green Thumb
Posted on April 12, 2021
Harvesting fresh produce is an excellent opportunity to learn about the beauty of nature—and of course, about the benefits of healthy eating. From carefully picking the type of vegetable plant, such as cherry tomatoes, to watering, measuring and…
5 Creative Ways to Increase Pandemic Meal Participation
Posted on March 11, 2021
The pandemic has been hard on teachers, parents and students alike, and that further impacts the performance of school nutrition programs. At Whitsons, we have seen how difficult it has been for schools to adjust, particularly when it comes to…
Bring on the Beets!
Posted on February 22, 2021
Not many people are aware of the many, many benefits of adding beets to your diet. They are good for your heart, improve blood and oxygen flow, reduce inflammation, improve digestive health, are good for your brain, have cancer fighting properties…
February is American Heart Month
Posted on February 8, 2021
February is American Heart Month, a month that helps to serve as a reminder for all that committing to a healthy lifestyle is important, and that making healthy eating choices will lead to a lifetime of good heart health. Healthy eating habits start…
How Schools Retain Control of Their Meal Program
Posted on February 4, 2021
The first priority of any school district is to create a nurturing environment that enables students to learn while providing confidence for parents to know their children are in the right hands. A lot of effort goes into creating such an…
Blueberry Oatmeal Muffins
Posted on January 25, 2021
Oats are one of those wonderful superfoods that are full of countless nutritional benefits, containing important vitamins, minerals, fiber and antioxidants. Oats have been known to aid in weight loss, lower blood sugar levels and reduce the risk of…
Posted on January 11, 2021
After a holiday season filled with indulgent sweets and high calorie beverages, it’s difficult for some to get back into the routine of healthy eating. Here are a few great tips on how you can regroup after the holidays and get back on track. …