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On the go: get structured about mealtime this summer with Ellyn Satter

Looking for a little summer structure? Ellyn Satter tells us how to maintain mealtime routines (even when you’re on the go!)

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Savour the summer: make a family summer bucket list!

Start your family summer bucket list and you're sure to make some memories together. We share how to throw a star-lit picnic, go berry picking, make…

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Learning

Shopping Sense

​Take this multimedia shopping experience developed by Healthy Families BC to help you get organized, plan ahead and make a list so you have everything you need on hand to take the chore out of meal preparation before stepping foot in the grocery store. 

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Make Mealtime a Shared Time - Kit

Mini-poster and four fact sheets to promote the benefits of shared meals. From the Nutrition Council of Oregon.

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Recipes

Energy Balls

A perfect one-hand snack for nursing mothers and for families on-the-go

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No Bake Granola Recipe

This No Bake Granola Bar recipe is a favorite in our house full of mini bakers.

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What Better Together is about

Better Together BC is here to help you experience the joys of cooking and eating together—whether in your family or with other groups of people. There are many benefits to eating together, including better nutrition, better school performance, and better social adjustment for everyone involved: kids, youth and adults. We know it's not always easy, but we're all in this together!