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Staying Active during the Winter

by Together Counts PartnerDecember 29, 2016

By Brian Godfrey, Physical Education Teacher, Richmond Elementary School, Richmond, VT Living in Vermont where it’s cold and snowy for up to six months of the year, it’s important to […]


Tips to Save Time and Eat Healthy During the Holidays

by Together Counts PartnerDecember 27, 2016

If you’re trying to keep up with end-of-year shopping sales and a long list of events on top of your regular, hectic schedule, it’s more important than ever to take […]


8 Ways to Improve Your Health Right Now

by Together Counts PartnerDecember 22, 2016

When January 1 rolls around, we are often more determined than ever to get fit and feel great. Research shows that only 8 percent of us actually achieve New Year’s resolutions, however. […]


Keep Kids Active With These Healthy Gift Ideas

by Together Counts PartnerDecember 20, 2016

It’s no secret that your children are likely to become less active throughout the winter months. The end of October to the beginning of the New Year oftentimes can mean […]


Food Brings Us Together

by Together Counts PartnerDecember 15, 2016

“Food feeds the soul. To the extent that we all eat food, and we all have souls, food is the single great unifier across cultures.” – Amy S. Choi The […]


Can a Healthier Lifestyle Promote Good Character in Kids?

by Together Counts PartnerDecember 13, 2016

The early years make up an important developmental phase in any person’s life. Up to the age of 18, we’re constantly learning new habits, information and behaviors – while establishing […]


Incorporating Greens in to Your Kid’s Diet

by Together Counts PartnerDecember 8, 2016

When you walk into the grocery store, the greens that pop up immediately at the entrance can seem intimidating. From kale, to dandelion and collards, as a Together Counts ™ partner, we […]


Try These School Lunch Ideas

by Together Counts PartnerDecember 6, 2016

The temperature is dropping, the leaves are changing color and you’ve finally hit your stride with the school routine. But what about trying to figure out what to make for the […]


5 Reasons to Take Your PE Class Outside

by Together Counts PartnerDecember 1, 2016

Kids, on average, don’t play outside as much as their parents did. Children spend more than six hours every day on screens, from televisions to tablets. Even school settings offer […]


Recipe Hacks for Better Nutrition

by Together Counts PartnerNovember 29, 2016

As a Together Counts™ partner, we at the Canned Food Alliance recognize that life is about balance and that you can still enjoy the occasional treat and live healthfully! We […]