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Parents & Role Models

You’re the Role Model! Of course we want our kids to be healthy. But, like many of us, you are concerned because it’s sometimes hard to get them to eat right and be physically active. The good news is you can plant the seeds of good health today so your kids grow into a healthy future tomorrow. When it comes to eating right and being physically active, kids take their lead from you. You’re their # 1 role model!
 

REAL-LIFE GUIDE FOR PARENTS: HELPING YOUR KIDS EAT RIGHT AND BE ACTIVE
Watching what you eat? You’re not the only one. Be a role model in the kitchen and on the go. The Real-Life Guide for Parents provides ideas and tips to get the whole family involved in making healthier food choices, managing portion size, and getting active together.  Download it today!  Also available en espanol -  Guía Para Los Padres.
 

RECIPE ROUNDUP
These tasty, nutritious recipes make it fun to enjoy preparing and cooking foods safely and eating healthfully.  Make them together with your kids!
 

“BRIGHT PAPERS" FOR PARENTS AND KIDS
Explore a wealth of articles on fitness, food, health, and happiness.  Read On!  Also available Para Padres En Espanol -  ¡Mira Aquí!
 

KID-FRIENDLY RESOURCES
Look here for resources about food, fun, fitness, and feelings that kids will enjoy.  Go!
 

EXPERT ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS
See what a “dream team” of experts has to say about various health, exercise, and nutrition topics.  Find answers here.
 

INSIGHTFUL VIDEOS
Gain some tips on leading your family in living healthfully.  Watch and Learn.
 

EXTRA HELPFUL LINKS
There are plenty of additional online resources about kids’ health, physical activity, nutrition, and happiness. Link Up Here.
 

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IFIC Foundation Taste Test Challenge

To celebrate National Nutrition Month and the theme, "Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right," the IFIC Foundation filmed our very own taste test challenge. Take a look, think you would have passed?