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Family Connections

Susan Kane-Ronning

Family Connections – “I Hate Brocolli!” Getting Kids to Eat Healthy Food

Trying to get kids to eat colorful and nutritious food is easy, with Karen Leonetti’s help. The author of The Yummy Tummy Rainbow Garden, Karen has clever ways to engage kids with growing fruits and vegetables, and even solicit their help with food and snack preparation! Karen’s book contains recipes and colorful pictures, perfect for ages three through ten. Parents can read to their children and plant seeds that will reinforce kids’ desire to learn about gardens and wholesome nutrition for years to come. At a time when obesity, diabetes, and other nutrition-related health issues in children ire becoming an epidemic, this episode of Family Connections is full of great information!