2008 Mealtime Memo


2008-11: Teaching Children about the Food Groups: Milk and Milk Products
Milk and milk products are featured in this issue. Activities include a Cheese Tasting Party and making fruit smoothies with the children. Recipes - Strawberry Banana Smoothie and Broccoli Cheese Soup H-05. A week's worth breakfast, lunch, and snack menus. Updated 2012.
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2008-10: Teaching Children about the Food Groups: Meat and Meat Alternates
This issue highlights teaching children about meat and meat alternates. Tips on using the meat alternate beans. Fun food activity. Recipe for Beef or Pork Burrito D-21. A week's worth of breakfast, lunch and snack menus.
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2008-09: Teaching Children about the Food Groups: Vegetables
The vegetable food group is featured. Activities. Recipe for Minestrone Soup H-12. A week's worth of breakfast, lunch and snack menus.
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2008-08 Teaching Children About the Food Groups: Fruits
Nutrition education activities on the fruit food group. Recipe: Cherry Crisp B-10. A week's menus for all 3 reimbursable meals. Updated 2012.
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2008-07: Plant an Indoor Garden
Learn to plant an indoor gardent. Seed activity. Recipe for Beef or Pork Taco. A week's worth of breakfast, lunch and snack menus.
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