New Study Says School Lunches Harboring Harmful Bacteria

School lunches are the bane of my existence. My middle schooler and I are always in a constant tug of war over whether or not he should buy lunch at school (ick, I say) or make his own at home (yuck, he says). And once I have wrangled him into making his lunch at home, we argue about what is acceptable for packing. Needless to say, I end up with the task of making the lunch because doing the right thing nutritionally for lunch every day is hard.  ...more
I think there are a couple of points that are very valid in this study. Firstly, I have been ...more

Food for Thought: Food-Borne Illnesses, Contaminants & Recalls

Gambling at the Grocery Store As I sit down to write this post, I have just returned from doing our weekly grocery shopping at Super Target...more

Lunchbox Safety Hits Home

We've blogged about home food safety here more times than I can count.  It hit home (literally) last night. ...more

Mom on the Run

I understand your concern about food safety. I fret about putting mayo ...more