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Yes, it’s National Frozen Food Month

We had heard that March was National Nutrition Month, which is great news for Jolly Tomato, but it wasn’t until we opened the colorful advertising circulars in the Sunday paper that we realized it was National Frozen Food Month as well. We found ourselves oddly mesmerized by the picture of the family happily digging into […]

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Snack for Thought

Do we let our kids snack too much? That’s what we’ve been wondering, after reading this new study on children’s snacking habits and this nifty little commentary on our “snacking nation.” As Jennifer Steinhauer memorably puts it, “Apparently, we have collectively decided as a culture that it is impossible for children to take part in […]

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An auspicious start

The Jolly Tomato took the kids out for donuts (yikes – a runner-up in our Hall of Shame foods to avoid for kids) this afternoon. And then when they both clamored for lollipops after dinner, she doled them out to everyone. How’s that for an auspicious start to writing about kids’ food intake? At the […]

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