Articles tagged with: kids

 March 2019 Foodwatch Newsletter - the Easter choc and bun-fest!

March 2019 Foodwatch Newsletter - the Easter choc and bun-fest!

Easter will be late this year – 19 to 22 April – and I’m already sick of seeing chocolate eggs, bunnies and bilbies everywhere. Not forgetting Hot Cross buns which have been on sale since January!

26 March 2019 by Catherine Saxelby

February 2019 Foodwatch Newsletter - Healthy school fundraisers

February 2019 Foodwatch Newsletter - Healthy school fundraisers

The schools are back in Australia and it won’t be long before the fundraising starts for another year. This month's newsletter...

26 February 2019 by Catherine Saxelby

What is your relationship with food and eating?

Should your kids be taking multi-vitamins?

Do your kids need a multi-vitamin? Or perhaps a single specific vitamin like Vitamin D or a mineral like iron? As a general rule, I...

25 July 2018 by Catherine Saxelby

Q. How do I get my kids to eat vegetables?

Q. How do I get my kids to eat vegetables?

A. It's hard work! But it pays to be persistent. Over the years, I've worked out a number of techniques to help parents and used them...

12 February 2014 by Catherine Saxelby

Q. My child won't eat breakfast. What do I do?

Q. My child won't eat breakfast. What do I do?

A. Studies have shown that children who don't eat breakfast have trouble concentrating and do not perform at their best at school...

3 February 2014 by Catherine Saxelby

Q. Are energy drinks safe for kids to drink?

Q. Are energy drinks safe for kids to drink?

A. Energy drinks are really soft drinks with caffeine whether it's added or derived from guarana, the seeds of a climbing vine native...

20 January 2014 by Catherine Saxelby