Tag Archives: MyPlate

Back to School: Lunch Box Bootcamp

It’s that time of year again! School is back in session, and this mom is back on lunch box duty. I must say packing lunches for your kids everyday can be challenging. I think many parents just think their kids are too picky so they stuff whatever the kids want in their lunchbox. When I […]

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R.I.P. Food Guide Pyramid…What the New USDA MyPlate Icon Means for Your Grocery Cart

Remember how your mom always told you to eat your veggies? Well, she was right. The USDA and the First Lady announced a big change to the American diet Thursday. MyPlate was unveiled pushing a diet rich in fruits and vegetables, whole grains, low-fat dairy, and lean protein. How is this different from the Food Guide Pyramid? If […]

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