Thursday, February 16, 2017
Many children, especially those from families of lower income, depend on school meals for the majority of their nutrition. Fortunately, schools are meeting high nutrition standards. Plus, schools are getting really creative to get kids excited about healthy foods.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
More than 46 million Americans – including 12 million children – rely on Feeding America food bank donations every year. If we each helped just a little bit, we could make a huge difference. So what kinds of foods do they need most? Which of their shelves need stocking?
Sunday, January 29, 2017
If you’re a parent, you know how hard it can be to get a healthy meal together for your kids. Imagine having to do that for 70,000 kids twice a day, every day.
Saturday, January 21, 2017
She’s having trouble keeping her grades up. He just can’t sit still. Maybe they’re disruptive; maybe they’re easily frustrated. And you don’t know what to do. You know you have a smart kid, a good kid. So why are they acting out?
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Milk is one of the most requested, yet least donated items at food banks, a generous donation of milk goes a long way in the community.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
The eternal question in my household: What’s for dinner? At the end of a long day, getting to the grocery store simply doesn’t happen. As a registered dietitian nutritionist, I know the value of having a fridge stocked with healthy foods.
Friday, February 26, 2016
Leftover Milk from Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture Goes to the Needy
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Feeling the pinch at the grocery store lately? Are you reevaluating what you place in your cart? Food costs are on the rise and all of us could benefit from shopping a little smarter. Revising your list doesn’t mean ditching those good-for-you foods. There are plenty of ways to ensure that yo
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Fourth generation dairy farmer Shelly Dickinson is no novice when it comes to community interaction. After all, her family has lived and worked in Larimer County for four generations and good relationships with the community are paramount to her farm’s continued success.
Friday, September 11, 2015
In my estimation, almost all efforts made to fight hunger are cool! That said, many people think you can just throw some canned food at hunger and call it a day, when in fact, there are so many more ways to address food insecurity.