summer vacation 2020

I don’t think a vacation has ever felt more like an escape from reality than ours did this summer.  OK, perhaps I should take that back.  Our month-long European trips of yesteryear certainly felt like an escape, but I’m not sure we ever NEEDED an escape as much as we did this time.
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scenes of summer

This summer has certainly been one for the books.  Even without the craziness that this pandemic has brought, our first summer with a toddler has been the most fun–and least productive–of our entire lives. Continue reading “scenes of summer”

Understanding Nutritional Label

By now you’ve noticed the new nutrition label, which features more prominent serving size and calorie count, as well as ‘added sugars’ as a subset of ‘total sugars’ and a different selection of key nutrients at the bottom. The new label, which came into effect in January 2020, is designed to help consumers meet their nutritional requirements while also staying within the recommended calorie limits. Continue reading “Understanding Nutritional Label”