Monthly Archives: August 2011

Preferred tastes and children…

I love Weighty Matters blog…diet and healthy eating are just so important to children and adults. It is sometimes difficult to maintain a healthy lifestyle and so easy to escape to fast food. When we are pulled in all different … Continue reading

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Beatle Fans, this one is for you…

This is a moment in time that I will not forget…The Beatles … and their invasion of the U.S. so many years ago. I love their timeless music… I remember when! Remember who was playing second base for the Dodgers … Continue reading

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Children’s Welfare …

Childhood obesity mounts as junk food purveyors bombard children with advertising, even at school. A recent Kaiser Family Foundation study reports that children spend more hours engaging with various electronic media — TV, games, videos and other online entertainments — … Continue reading

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Dogs and Cats and Salmonella…

If you are a pet owner like me you may want to read this article concerning pet food and exposure to Salmonella poisoning. Being a diligent handwasher is important in order to reduce the risk of cross-contamination. BOTTOM LINE: “Beware … Continue reading

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Fat Chance …

Cheers to Mark Bittman for his column describing how the food business is trying to regulate itself when it comes to nutrition and advertising to ‘kids’. Junk food is still junk food…and Michelle Obama is not a nutrition expert… these … Continue reading

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