By Jack Levine
Most of us are very conscious about making healthy choices when it comes to mealtime. However, we don’t consider how something as tiny as a honey bee can make a difference in the quality of our food. The connection is so strong that the United States Department of Agriculture and the Environmental [...]
By Debra L. Karplus
Your new grandchild has arrived. Your daughter or daughter-in-law is excited to share with you that she will be nourishing the new baby with mother’s milk. Possibly you breastfed your babies, or perhaps you tried and found it too challenging for a [...]
By Anne Vize
It seems like everyone these days is talking about gluten. Supermarket shelves have gluten free products, and many restaurant menus now feature a ‘GF’ symbol on some dishes. So what is this thing called gluten, and why is it so important? What should you do if gluten becomes a part of the [...]
Editor’s Note: If you’re grand kids are like mine, Mac & Cheese is one of their favorite foods. Now after reading this about the chemicals they add to this product and the detrimental effects on children, we’re shocked. Please read the following and learn what you can do.
You probably know Kraft Macaroni [...]
Payback Time: Boycott the Organic and ‘Natural’ Traitor Brands that Helped Kill Prop 37
(Editor’s Note: I don’t want my grandchildren eating GMO foods and I don’t want companies selling them without disclosing on the lable, do you?)
They stomped on our right to know. Now it’s time to get even.
Prop 37, the California [...]
Editor’s Note: Jan Wade Miller was a loyal contributor to GRAND Magazine over the past year. Her articles on nutrition have educated and inspired thousands of grandparents.
Her sister-in-law wrote such a lovely tribute, that I wanted to share with you dear GRAND reader.
Dear Family, Friends and Colleagues,
On Wednesday, November 7, at 8:30 [...]
By: Isabel De Los Rios, Nutritionist and Co-Founder of BeyondDiet.com
Getting children involved in making their own Halloween treats is one of the best ways to get children less interested in harmful packaged candies, and more interested in their own healthy creations.
Here are a few favorites in my house, especially for my [...]