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Natural Immunity Boosters

Posted on November 8, 2021

Winter is a season known for many things: blizzards, snow angels, gifts, cold temperatures, hot chocolate…and colds! But no need to worry: there are several nutrients that assist your immune system in naturally fighting off foreign invaders, and…

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Fall for Apples

Posted on October 25, 2021

Whitsons' Chef Sandmann takes us on a culinary adventure with this month's Harvest of the Month, featuring a Baked Apple French Toast. Did you know that October is National Apple Month? With over 100 varieties of apples in the U.S. alone, it’s no…

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Breakfast Basics

Posted on October 11, 2021

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, especially since it provides the fuel you need to begin your day energized. Studies have shown an increase in both attention skills and knowledge retention when you begin your day with a balanced,…

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September is for Sweet Potatoes

Posted on September 27, 2021

  Whitsons’ Chef Sandmann dishes up a Loaded Sweet Potato Rice Bowl for our September Harvest of the Month: Sweet Potatoes. Not only are sweet potatoes delicious, but they are super nutritious. These colorfully orange veggies are high in…

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Back-To-School Fuel

Posted on September 13, 2021

After a nice, restful summer, it’s time to get back into the swing of school for another year. Keeping your (and your child’s) energy level up during throughout the day can be a challenge, especially when you are adjusting back to a full schedule.…

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Are You Ready to Serve All of Your Students Under the SSO?

Posted on August 10, 2021

  The USDA recently extended waivers, including the option for schools to offer free meals to all students through the 2021-22 school year. While this has many districts excited about the expanded access to meals, it also brings a variety of new…

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Bring on the Brussels Sprouts

Posted on July 19, 2021

Most people hear the word “brussels sprouts” and want to groan—but given the chance, these mini little veggies can fill you up with important vitamins and minerals that support numerous health benefits. So how do you convince a picky eater to give…

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Cooking with Cauliflower

Posted on June 28, 2021

It is officially summertime, which means that cauliflower is now in season. Cauliflower is one of many vegetables in the species Brassica oleracea, in the Brassicaceae family, which also includes cabbage, Brussels sprouts, kale, broccoli and collard…

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5 Fruits & Vegetables to Enjoy this Summer

Posted on June 14, 2021

Summertime is a great time to improve your health by eating healthy and trying new in-season produce. Here are five delicious and nutrient-rich fruits and veggies that will fill your plate with color this summer.Avocados: A foodie…

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