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Cooking up a storm

  Autumn is here!  I am ready to come indoors and cook. I mean… REALLY cook.  Apples, root vegetables, stews, soups and muffins are on my mind these days. Being a dietitian, working part-time here at Dayton Children’s, and a … Continue reading

How to pack a healthy school lunch!

  When my son started school, keeping his diet healthy was important to me.  As a dietitian and working with school aged children, I see how much peers and being away from parents can influence a child’s eating habits. For … Continue reading

843 Days

843 days.  843 days ago we heard the words no parent should ever have to hear:  your daughter has leukemia.  We learned only about 2000 kids in the whole country are diagnosed with this every year.  The odds could be … Continue reading

Get out there and PLAY!

Remember when you were younger and couldn’t wait until that 2:30 bell rang to signify the end of the school day? And do you remember what you looked forward to most in the time between completing your homework and dinner? … Continue reading

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