11/23/12

Simple Food For Busy Families - Review

Simple Food For Busy Families 
by Jeannette Bessinger and Tracee Yablon Brenner

Book Description: An easy-to-use guide to nutrition and healthful meal planning for busy parents. Written by nutrition educators Jeannette Bessinger and Tracee Yablon-Brenner, aka "the Real Food Moms," this one-stop shopping resource and cookbook provides convenient cooking solutions based on fresh, healthful ingredients and sound nutritional science. Filled with quick tips for preparing wholesome meals on a workaday schedule, SIMPLE FOOD FOR BUSY FAMILIES helps parents nourish and teach their children balanced eating habits for life. (Amazon)

Reviews:
"Excellent resource for parents! As a busy parent and childcare provider, I found the tips and techniques in this book invaluable. It's filled with great information and lots of easy recipes." Lisa Weidknecht, Planet Weidknecht, November 2012

"Great mix and match charts to help you make seasonal soups and salads, snacks and sandwiches, quiches, marinades and more. Focused on helping you understand the ingredients, their health benefits and how to get the most of of them in your diet...." Cookbook Digest, August 2009

"If you're concerned that your family stays too rushed to eat the most healthful meals, you may benefit from the guidelines found in a new book called Simple Food for Busy Families. It's packed with advice, ideas and good recipes." Fort Worth Star Telegram, 1/29/09


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60 comments:

  1. My children's favorite healthy foods are fruit, hummus, rice & beans, and sweet potato bread.

    Thanks for the chance!
    sandralclark at outlook.com

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  2. would have to be broccoli

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  3. Red apples! My kids LOVE apples!

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  4. mandarin oranges, my girls will eat them up!

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  5. Red apples! My kids LOVE apples!

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  6. Red apples! My kids LOVE apples!

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  7. She likes celery and carrot sticks
    Thanks!

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  8. Gwenny loves bananas, strawberries and applesauce!

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  9. My childs favorite healthy food is carrots.

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  10. always liked carrots, still do - regnod(at)yahoo(d0t)com

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  11. carrots

    cb_shorty2003@yahoo.com

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  12. michelle gilliland mcafee11/24/12, 11:18 PM

    strawberries
    ml_mcafee@yahoo.com

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  13. broccoli ----- Paul T/Pauline T aka Paul Tran ..... emscout9 at Hotmail dot com

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  14. My daughter loves cottage cheese and plain yogurt.

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  15. My granddaughter loves watermelon

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  16. My munchkin loves strawberries!

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  17. My boys' latest discovery is oranges.

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  18. my daughter likes bananas and believe it or not my son loves broccolie

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  19. Pomegranates.. can you believe I bought 16 big ones this week and there are only 3 left?

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  20. I have 4 kids, they like a verity of things unfortunately not a lot of fruits or veggies, apples and cauliflower/Broccoflower would be a few of them.

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    1. Hi Sis... :-)
      Good luck getting the kids to eat more veggies and fruits!

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  21. I'm a mom of 6 and they all love apples, bananas, grapes and Mandarin oranges along with a variety of veggies.

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  22. I am a very lucky mom because both my kids like veggies and fruits...thanks to my hubbys profession in the produce industry! My lil one loves broccoli and any fruit and my older ones fav is apples

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  23. that would be apples
    Miz Vickik

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  24. grapes,carrots,cheese and broccoli

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  25. Hot dogs.

    Diana C
    unachica_latina (at) yahoo (dot) com

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  26. Fruit - Watermelon, Clementines, Apple Slices

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  27. green beans but they have to be from my garden
    vickie

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  28. My son loves oatmeal and fresh blueberries.

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  29. My son loves veggies, hummus and fruits.

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  30. My 2 year old will eat almost anything, but quite frankly I can't think of anything very healthy that the 7 year old will eat. Do peanutbutter sandwiches count?

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  31. My kids love clementines this time of year. Thanks

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  32. daughter loves apples and oranges

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  33. my son loves corn on the cob

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  34. our son loves to eat spinach
    susansmoaks at gmail dot com

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  35. my son loves bananas and strawberries

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  36. They love all types of fruit!!

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  37. All 3 of my kids love Veggie Straws and homemade Hummus

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