eating healthy

[VIDEO] “The Fuel Up! Innovation Challenge” Awarded $40,000 in Grants to 40 High Schoolers

The Fuel Up! Innovation Challenge event builds upon GENYOUth’s AdVenture Capital model.  AdVenture Capital is a social entrepreneurship program for students 13-17 that inspires, empowers and funds youth-led initiatives to drive new and innovative ways for improving the wellness environments in their schools. High School students from 46 states were provided the unique opportunity to participate in […]

Study Says Pasta May Actually Help Kids Have Better Overall Diet

Pasta is a convenient, nutritious, easy-to-prepare meal for families.  Pasta pleases even the pickiest of young eaters.  And now, even more good news: new research shows that pasta consumption in children and adolescents is associated with a better diet quality than that of children who do not eat pasta. The research, which was presented at […]

Healthy Cooking with Kids at ‘Sabios del Sabor’ Event & Giveaway

Los Tweens & Teens is partnering with The National Pork Board on a compensated campaign. As always our opinions and views are our own. We’re excited that our Los Tweens & Teens platform has been selected as a blog ambassador for The National Pork Board. There’s no time like when you’re enjoying food to connect with […]

Making the Resolution to Snack Better

As we plan out our personal new year resolutions let’s not forget to also make parenting ones.  If losing weight is on your new year resolution, I challenge you to change it.  Instead of focusing on losing weight, focus on making the entire family healthier.  Changes made as a family are more likely to be […]