WHAT PARENTS CAN
At Fresh Ingredients, our goal is
to raise awareness on an individual and social level, through education,
awareness, and parent participation. Ask most kids and they'll probably
want candy and soda for lunch. Giving in to such requests only leads to a
lifetime of poor eating habits, obesity, diabetes, heart disease, dental
problems and other physical ailments. It also attributes to ADHD and other
keep a food journal for the kids for a week and see what they're eating.
Then look for ways to eliminate unhealthy choices and replace with smart (but
delicious and wholesome menu and snack ideas here
your school does not provide proper nutritional menus, start a petition and
insist that school cafeterias offer healthier choices. Ask them to post
the menu online.
administrators... evaluate school menus and seek out better choices.
these sample cafeteria
More information and resources coming soon!