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Getting warmer: let’s talk water safety

With summer approaching in the Northwest, layers of clothing slowly peel away, and thoughts turn to the water. Soon, local rivers, lakes and pools will start to fill with kids and families. 633 more words

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Cookie Dough

It’s Friday.  The big boys were at school this afternoon.  2 sticks of butter have been patiently waiting on the counter for me.  Since Sunday . 104 more words

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Fire and Water must mean Spring

Spring clean up here today.   The creek is running, green is sparsely sprouting.  Muddy boots, but NO snow pants and mittens!  A Wisconsin March day in the 50’s means clearing the creek and burning the leaf piles from last fall to make room for new growth. 39 more words

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Sunshine and Dresses

We made a pitstop in Denver, CO!  So glad we did – we were treated to a fabulous lunch, sunshine (YAHOO!!!), giggles, and a little playtime at Washington Park with these lovely ladies!

                   

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From national policy to your kids' lunchroom: How King County nutrition directors worked together for healthier school meals

After the President signs a health bill into law and the celebratory press conferences are over, the real, on-the-ground work begins. Here in King County, nearly 3,000 miles away from Washington, DC, schools and school districts are continuing to implement an instrumental healthy food policy that was passed over four years ago. 638 more words

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