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Apr
20

Healthy Baking Can Help Kids Succeed In School

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Do you believe that feeding your children nutritious, healthy baked foods can actually make them perform BETTER in school?

According to the book “Eating for A’s”  by Alexander Schauss, Barbara Friendlander Meyer and Arnold Meyer, the quality of the food that a child eats can have a direct relationship on the following factors:

-How well they do in school.
-How alert they are.
-If they have health problems or not; both in childhood and later in life.

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Mar
16

China and Europe Ban BPA – Avoid All Plastic, Even “BPA Free!”

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Wednesday March 15, 2010- This weekend the Shanghai Daily reported news that BPA, otherwise known as Bis-phenol A, is now banned from in anything that children could either drink out of, or eat from. According to a recent article in the Mother Nature Network, last week a European ban on BPA went into effect when the EU joined other countries such as Canada and the United Arab Emirates in banning BPA from children’s products.

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Oct
05

Health Benefits of Carob

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Carob chips and carob powder are wonderful to use in healthy baking. They can be used instead of chocolate and/or a combination of chocolate. In being a mommy of a two year old and a three year old,  I have the natural desire to want to bake sweet treats for my little pumpkins, but I have NO desire to give them sugary chocolate that is unhealthy for them and carob is a wonderful, healthy alternative.

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