Thanks for tuning in today, another fun segment. Here's the recipes and more information below. To learn about Loon Organics visit www.loonorganics.com To purchase local produce from Loon Organics at the Mill City Farmers Market on Saturdays, visit here http://millcityfarmersmarket.org/vendor-features/loon-organics/ Below are some typical produce available based on the season in Minnesota: Early [...]
Thanks for tuning in today, another fun segment. Here's the recipes below. I'll post the omelet directions shortly. Enjoy! Italian Egg Boat Serves 8 Ingredients: 1 loaf hard crusted artisian bread 1 lb. italian sausage, cooked, cooled, cut into bite size pieces 10 eggs, whisked 3/4 cup milk 1 cup mozzarella cheese, grated 3 green onions, [...]
Chew on this: Can you guess which animal was consumed the most for food worldwide? Check out this crazy infograhic courtesy of Nigel Holmes. If you still don’t know about infographics they are currently all the rage. However they were introduced 50 years ago!
I wrote this for Food Service News this spring. Stay tuned for more thought leadership pieces… Lunch as a Classroom is One Solution to the Child Nutrition Problem in America Today We have all heard about the changes in school lunches that have led to complaints and boycotts. Why is this happening? The new U.S. [...]
I bet you didn’t realize how broad your student’s taste buds can be. This school year the Jordan nutrition staff used over 60 delicious fruits, vegetables, herbs and spices from various locally grown apples to water chest nuts for school lunch! We’ll continue to expand your student’s taste buds because food is fun and we [...]
Fun segment today, thank you for tuning into the Fox9 morning show. Here's some photos for assembling the watermelon basket: Give it a try to prepare some colorful, vibrant, and fun graduation foods that are delicious and nutritious. Keep it simple, and make it all the day before. Little kids can help with scooping the melon and portioning [...]
Thanks for tuning in today! Remember the tips for picking fish, if fresh, to know it's still fresh and good: Smell – Should smell like the sea, or fresh water. The fish should smell fresh. If it has a strong fish smell that is unappealing, the fish is bad. Feel – Whether a fillet, steak, [...]
Chef works with schools to promote healthy living Promoting healthy and smart eating at school can, hopefully, reach to the home, said O’Brien. “We want to help change what is happening at home,” he said. “Let’s have more nutritious meals at home.”
Thanks for tuning in today! Cooking and Eating Mediterranean is easy to do, and so delicious! The Mediterranean region has over 21 countries with different customs, flavors, ingredients and cooking styles. To keep this concept easy and practical, keep it simple and remember the following: 1. ) Eat mostly plant based - Vegetables – dark leafy [...]
What a privilege. Thanks to Nutrition for Kids and Connie Evers, one of my recipes, quinoa kale chili, was featured in Paul Pierce's the Truth on Health Blog. His foundation serves to provide educational and life-enriching opportunities for under-served youth. You can see the post here.