School Lunches

Ask A Connecticut Expert: School Lunches To Prepare In 10 Minutes Or LessAs you plan for the return of the school year try your hand at these quick and easy lunches suggested by nutritionist Nicole Barrato. Each has flexibility to make adaptations to your picky eater and can be made fun all while packing in nutrition.
Study: Many Students Throwing Out Fruits, Vegetables From School LunchesThough many students may be loading up fruits and veggies on their lunch trays, a lot of those aren't actually being eaten.
Study: More Kids Eating Fruits And VeggiesA three-year study of a dozen middle schools in New Haven found that children are eating healthier food at school and throwing less of it away.
For The Children
Rebellion Is In The AirThere’s a whiff of rebellion in the air.... Over school lunches.
Ask a Chef: Best Back To School Lunch RecipesEven highly trained chefs deal with kid critics when it comes to lunch box offerings. The Executive Chef of Shaw’s Crab House in Chicago says use fresh ingredients and a little risk and you get fewer orders of pb&j this school year.
Back to School: Then and NowGoing back to school is the same as it's always been. Only the details are different. Kids are still kids.
Thinking Outside the (Lunch) BoxMaking lunch for our kids can be frustrating, especially if they don't eat it. Here are a few tips to help them eat healthy.
Green Living for the School YearGoing back to school is a time for change. Here are some ways to change our habits and help the planet this school year.