Our guest for the November 10th 2015 Healthy Kids Corner show was Laurie McBride. On the show we talked about making great meals with slow cookers, healthy living according to the 5-2-1-0 plan and unique ideas for cutting back on sugary drinks.
Here are a couple photos from the YEAH program class I attended when participants received free Hamilton Beach slow cookers. Love the … [Read More...]
Teresa Anne Power, who has practiced yoga for the past quarter-century, is the author of The ABCs of Yoga for Kids. For the past eight years she has taught yoga to young children, both in school and at local organizations, helping 800+ children develop a healthy attitude towards their body.
Her book has won eight book awards, and she has had numerous articles on yoga published in … [Read More...]
Our guest for the October 27th Healthy Kids Corner Show is McKenna Peterson.
McKenna is a graduate of the Community School in Sun Valley, Idaho. A former Freeskiing World Tour competitor, McKenna spends most of her winter backcountry skiing and chasing snow. She works on a fishing boat in Alaska during the summer months to continue to have winters off. McKenna has 11 years of … [Read More...]
Our guests for the October 27th Healthy Kids Corner show are Todd and Jackie Courtney, co-creators of the board book series "Inspirational Nursery Rhymes".
Todd J. Courtney has lived in San Jose, CA most of his life. He has spent the past 25 years as a business owner/investor and during the last 5 years, he was teaching what Wallace D. Wattles calls “thinking stuff” to … [Read More...]
Through my involvement in Nurture, I have been involved with Food Day (October 24th) for the past 5 years. Today I'm headed over to the Wood River YMCA's new greenhouse to serve up a recipe I'll call "Green Goblin Smoothie" since we are days away from Halloween. Here is the recipe.
Need some additional resources for Food Day?
Guide for School organizers:FoodDay2014_SchoolOrgGuide_v1
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Our guest for the October 13, 2015 Healthy Kids Corner show is Deb Finch, of Deb Finch Healing Arts.
Over the last 20 years Deb has studied the most effective and compassionate alternative techniques for healing and re-balancing the body, mind and energy system. Not only are these techniques extremely effective, they are also very gentle.
Deb loves sharing this work and being of service to … [Read More...]
Our guest for the October 13, 2015 Healthy Kids Corner show is Lisa Curtis.
Lisa Curtis witnessed the challenges that rural communities in West Africa face as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Niger. After a few months with limited fruits and vegetables, she found herself experiencing early signs of malnutrition — a condition that affects over 18 million children across West Africa. Then a friend told … [Read More...]
Our guest on the September 29, 2015 Healthy Kids Corner show is Kat Vanden Heuvel from the Sawtooth Botanical Garden in Ketchum, Idaho.
Kat worked with various non-profits such as the Clark Sports Center, YMCA of the Rockies, and YMCA Camp Harrison at Herring Ridge before settling into the Wood River Valley eight years ago. Having worked for the Wood River YMCA, The Hunger … [Read More...]