So lets first think about lunch. In the USA children eat lunch at school as opposed to going home for lunch (which is the case for numerous other countries t hat have longer school days but longer lunch as well). Since children will be away from home they only have 2 options. To bring in a lunch or to buy the lunch.
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DEXTER: Senior Center takes over senior nutrition program
Once were successful in acquiring the funding, Katie will manage this program and some positive things are going to happen to it, Carson said. Were really excited to work with the Dexter Community Schools nutrition program, for starters; Sarah (Simmerman) has some really great ideas and shes excited to work with us. Were going to see a lot of new recipes, special lunches and birthday meals, and even healthier food choices. Were looking at this as an opportunity to grow a very important program — you have to realize that our seniors depend on this meal. For some, its the only hot meal they have during the day and its often the only home cooked meal. For more information on the Dexter Senior Center and the Senior Nutrition program visit dexterseniors.org . See Full Story DEXTER Despite a decision by Washtenaw County to hand off administration of its Senior Nutrition Program to local senior centers, staff at the Dexter Senior Center say theyre going to expand the program and take this turn of events as an opportunity to make it even more local. Historically, the county has had four part-time staff members, including a kitchen manager, at the center operating two programs: the Congregate Meals program, where seniors come into their nearby senior center to eat on site among fellow senior center-goers and staff and the Home Delivered Meals program, where seniors receive a hot meal delivered to their home each day.
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Readers questions on stress and nutrition answered
Eggs are a fantastic food to boost a vegetarian diet. Spinach has both iron and zinc and nuts and seeds are also great for minerals. 15:31 Anupriya D. Budhwani: Is brown bread good for health? Rumour has it that it is only the colour thats added!
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