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How to Expand Your Picky Eater’s Palate

by Together Counts PartnerSeptember 26, 2013

Children are notorious for being picky eaters. Sometimes they grow out of these habits, and other times they carry them into their teens or even adulthood. As a partner of the Together CountsTM program, EatToWinGame understands the importance of balanced nutrition for a healthy and active lifestyle. First, Rule out Allergies Before you get too […]


Smart from the Start

by Together Counts PartnerSeptember 25, 2013

As with the building of any structure, laying a solid foundation is crucial for future stability. Building toward children’s futures should be no different. Children are tested on ABC’s, time-telling and colors throughout early education, why not nutrition and fitness? By implementing health-based early childhood education, kids are set up for a lifetime of positive […]


Spicing up the Dinner Routine

by Together Counts PartnerSeptember 19, 2013

Today I am sharing with you a quick and easy dish that can be paired with just about anything to make this a complete meal. As a Together CountsTM Ambassador, along with McCormick® Spices, a Together Counts partner, I bring you Indoor ‘Grilled’ Tilapia. I have always tried to provide my family with wholesome meals, but with our busy […]


Why Should You Be a PE Champion?

by Together Counts PartnerSeptember 17, 2013

(PE) is an integral part of ensuring a healthy and active lifestyle, not just for our kids but for the country as a whole. PE isn’t just about requiring kids to pull on some gym clothes and work up a sweat for an hour during the school day. It’s a key component to total well-being, […]


Fun Fall Activities to Stay Moving

by Together Counts PartnerSeptember 12, 2013

Summer is over, school is in full swing, and it’s so tempting to curl up on the couch with a vat of popcorn and the remote. Resist the call of the Sunday afternoon snooze, because there are lots of great ways to enjoy the crisp, cool days and get in a workout while you’re at […]


A Little Bit of Everything

by Together Counts PartnerSeptember 10, 2013

Eating in moderation can mean different things for everyone. As a dietitian and a Together Counts™ Ambassador, I believe that moderation means not depriving your food intake, or life of anything that you love. Not allowing yourself to eat a certain food can often lead to a backlash effect and cause you to eat more. […]


The Benefits of Structured Physical Activity for Early Childhood Programs

by Together Counts PartnerSeptember 5, 2013

Structured physical activities are usually led by a qualified adult and include organized sports, guided play, and school PE programs. Structured activities are important throughout a person’s life, but they play an essential role in early childhood—from birth to about five years of age. These are very tender years for a child. What they learn […]


The Many Examples We Set for Our Children

by Together Counts PartnerSeptember 3, 2013

As an ambassador for Together Counts TM and as a parent, I try hard to be a good role model for my children. From watching what I say and how I say it, to leading a well-balanced life, I know that I set examples for my children in many forms, whether I mean to or […]