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Tuesday, May 05, 2009
Upcoming: White House Assistant Chef Sam Kass Cooks With Chicago High School Students In Washington
...as part of the Healthy Schools Campaign lunch event, which was held in DC today. Details shortly!
Pic: Sam Kass on right, with culi students from Richards Career Academy, in Chicago.
Eddie Gehman Kohan
Tuesday, May 05, 2009
Eddie Gehman Kohan, Founder & Executive Editor
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Christmas Fruit Wreaths
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Fruit & Oat Snack Bars
Healthy Baked Apples
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Holiday Fruit Wreaths
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Holiday Honey Cupcakes
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White House St. Patrick's Day
Food Politics At The Olive Garden
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Sam Kass On The Record
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Chicago Food Desert Summit
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Crucial Reading From The Policy Posts
White House Rural Council Report
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USDA Rejects NY Ban On Soda For Food Stamps Users
The MyPlate Campaign
Proposed Nutrition Standards For School Meals
MiPlato Is Launched
Milestone For PALA Challenge
Milestone For HealthierUS School Challenge
Let's Move Salad Bars To Schools
Let's Move Museums And Gardens
Let's Move Indian Country
Let's Move Faith And Communities
Let's Move Cities And Towns
Let's Move Childcare
IOM Report On Food Labels
Hyatt, Kaiser Permanente Commitments For Let's Move!
How Beyonce Worked With The White House For Let's Move!
Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act Is Law
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Grocers Commit To Combat Food Deserts
Goal: Eradicating Food Deserts By 2017
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First Lady's Lukewarm Praise for Happy Meals
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First Lady On The Economics Of Childhood Obesity
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Chicago Food Desert Summit
Chefs Move To Schools
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2010 Dietary Guidelines For Americans
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Parsing The First Lady's Massive New Corporate Commitments
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Let's Move! Anniversary
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Walmart Joins Let's Move!
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$2 Million Toolkit For Chefs Move
2010 Kitchen Garden Planting
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Campaign Components & Commitments
Chefs Move To Schools Launched
Child Nutrition Bill Is Law
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First Let's Move! TV Special
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Food Access In FY 2011 Budget
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Let's Move Faith & Communities
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Let's Move! At Six Months
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PBS Kitchen Garden Special
Phase II Of Campaign Launched
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Robin Schepper Named Executive Director
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Zeke Emanuel, Foodie
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