Sea Cliff Nutrition Committee. The Apple People

Sea Cliff Nutrition Committee. The Apple People

Friday, March 8, 2013

Weekend Reading


The USDA has released it's "Smart Snacks in Schools" proposal and is accepting public comments. These are the regulations the USDA was asked to write as part of the Healthy,  Hunger-Free Kids Act reauthorizing the national school lunch program. The goal is to improve the nutritional value of all food sold anywhere in a school during school hours.

Read more here about the financial impact on schools of healthier snacks -- you'll be surprised.

Read about Kellogg's nearly evil breakfast scheme over on the Middle School's nutrition blog. 

St. Patrick's Day -- and Fun

The Spoonfed blog has information on artificial food dyes and some thoughts on green in particular. Read on

On Saturday, the county is hosting a St. Patrick's Day Celebration at Old Bethpage Restoration Village

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