New virtual grocery store helps families make healthier choices

New virtual grocery store helps families make healthier choices
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A new virtual grocery shopping tool designed by provincial nutritionists in collaboration with major B.C. grocery retailers is helping British Columbians make the best food choices for their families.

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Early Sprouts: Cultivating Healthy Food Choices in Young Children

Early Sprouts: Cultivating Healthy Food Choices in Young Children

To counteract the prevalence of childhood obesity and to establish lifelong healthy eating habits, this research-based early childhood curriculum is designed to increase children’s preferences for nutritious fruits and vegetables. The tested “seed-to-table” approach will engage preschoolers in all aspects of planting, growing, and eating organically grown foods. Also included are recipes children can help prepare and ways to involve the whole family in making healthy food choices. These activities can be tailored to fit any early childhood program, climate, or geographical region.

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Boundaries with Kids: How Healthy Choices Grow Healthy Children

Boundaries with Kids: How Healthy Choices Grow Healthy Children

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What the award-winning Boundaries has done for adult relationships, Boundaries with Kids will do for you and your children Here is the help you need for raising your kids to take responsibility for their actions, attitudes, and emotions. Drs. Henry Cloud and John Townsend take you through the ins and outs of instilling the kind of character in your children that will help them lead balanced, productive, and fulfilling adult lives. Learn how to * set limits and still be a loving parent * bring control to an out-of-control family life * apply the ten laws of boundaries to parenting * define appropriate boundaries and consequences for your kids … and much more. ‘Boundaries with Kids helps us give our kids the skills they need to live realistic and full lives in meaningful relationships. Not perfect—but healthy!’ —Elisa Morgan, president of MOPS International, Inc.

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von’s choices

von’s choices
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of food are less than ideal, i have no idea how he stays so thin. he does not exercise and puts piles of awful food into his body. the only thing on his plate that i would ever touch are the pea pods and broccoli, maybe the french fries on a weird day. i’ve been eating so much healthier and i feel better physically. i watch him eat and it amazes me.
a lot of people i know don’t like von because he is too honest for them but that is what i like the most about him. we are kindred spirits, i crack him up at lunch today and vice versa.

he says, "how are you doing, maureen…?" with a worried look on his face
i say, "i am doing so much better than last semester, last semester was completely awful."
and any of my other friends would have said, "yeah, it was hard." or "it’s good to hear you’re doing better" or some nice but typical shit like that, instead von replies,
"yes, you were a complete fucking trainwreck. maybe the worst heartbreak i’ve ever seen, you were really fucked up. "as seriously as can be

and a lot of people wouldn’t like to hear that
but i did because it helped me see how far i’ve come
and on the harder days out of the good ones that i seem to have almost all of the time now are that much easier even, because compared to before they are nothing at all.
he is so funny and i love being around him, he is always changing physically and mentally and he is stressed out with school and i am in a better place, enough so that i can give him advice for once.

he is the greatest.