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Packing a Zero Waste and Healthy Lunch Box

By Fredrica Syren a.k a Green mom: This is the first year I have to pack lunch for all three of my children. Eeek! Where did the time go? Anyway, I have to say that packing a fun, healthy and zero waste lunch is tricky and takes some serious creativity. …

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Healthy School Lunches with Packing Tips and Recipes

By Kim Robson: Considering the sorry state of many school lunch programs, more health-conscious parents are sending their kids to school with a home-packed lunch. My mom was a health nut in the 70s, long before it was trendy, and she often sent me to school with a meatloaf or …

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Packing No-Waste Lunches

By Larraine Roulston: This time of year, we think of students returning to school and lunches being packed by parents and students alike. Reducing lunch waste applies not only to students, but to all individuals or groups of workers of every description. Admittedly, pre-packaged lunches are popular; however, they come with an inherent …

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The Sorry State Of US School Lunch Programs

By Kim Robson: A recent government study has found what most parents already suspect: U.S. school lunches are unhealthy and contributing to childhood obesity. Kids who eat school lunches are more likely to be obese by the time they get to the third grade. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) funded …

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