Health

Sometimes my posts are health related. I can’t guarantee the accuracy of what I write. So please consult your doctor or your own encyclopedia for a second opinion.

McDonald’s Makes Happy Meals More Healthy!

July 26, 2011
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McDonald’s Makes Happy Meals More Healthy!

The Happy Meal is headed for a nutrition overhaul. Bowing to pressure that its kids’ meals haven’t been healthful enough, McDonald’s will downsize french fries and put a fresh fruit or veggie in every Happy Meal. Apple slices have long been an option with the Happy Meal. But the problem has been that parents have…

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I have a problem with being misled.

July 12, 2011
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I have a problem with being misled.

I am too easily swayed by commercials. Most importantly, I don't appreciate being lured into unhealthy eating on purpose.

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“Summer…Summer..Summer TIME!”

June 17, 2011
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“Summer…Summer..Summer TIME!”

Go outside! Stay outside until the street lights come on. Don't come in unless you have to pee! ;)

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Dear 16 year old me.. Original

May 13, 2011
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Okay.. The inspiration for the “Dear 16 year old me” hashtag was this video used to educate about skin cancer. Awesome. Check it out. Wear Sunscreen!

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23 million children and teens are obese or overweight..

March 1, 2011
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This video posted by SaludToday is about Hispanic children..but has dire implications for children all across America. Particularly the impact of negative marketing and increased screen time has on physical activity and caloric intake.

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Friday Funny: TMI Refrigerator Note.

February 25, 2011
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Friday Funny: TMI Refrigerator Note.

I definitely would not be brave enough to confront someone with this message. LOL.

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Let’s Bike! | Let’s Move

January 11, 2011
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  Do you remember when you learned how to ride your bike?  Read how Boston helps to make this rite of passage into a city wide event! Let’s Bike! | Let’s Move.

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Thanks Sarah Palin. You rock! ;)

December 2, 2010
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Sarah Palin is allowing bloggers to have the BEST WEEK EVER. She's bashing the Bushes and the Obamas. No one is safe!

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Cranberry Sauce (via These are the days…)

November 23, 2010
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Cranberry Sauce (via These are the days…)

Okay..in my attempt at laziness I volunteered to make nothing for Turkey Day and opted to just go to visit friends and partake of their food. However after reading this post, I got excited. I LOVE cranberry sauce. Canned or not. After reading the attached blog I figure why not be adventurous and make it!…

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“They’ve come for our Happy Meals”!!

November 6, 2010
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Tony Hick's wants to make sure you have the right to feed your kids unhealthy meals. *eyeroll*

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