Jessica Caouette

7 Flips | 4 Magazines | 1 Like | @JessicaCaouette | Registered Dietitian with the #NoKidHungry campaign.

Why There’s No Such Thing as Local Food

For anyone who looks for unsolicited advice about the food we eat, there is no shortage of suggestions. There are the people who say we should eat organic, or only natural crops, or foods never corrupted by genetic modification. There are the local foodists, the raw people, and the prehistoric …

Why the new, proposed U.S. dietary guidelines are provoking controversy and ire

On Wednesday, a congressional hearing will take up the new, proposed U.S. Dietary Guidelines, a process that has <i>always</i> been political, but perhaps …

New nutritional guidelines will ignore the climate, Obama administration says.

Early this year, the nation’s top nutrition advisory panel offered some common-sense advice to the federal agencies tasked with writing the nation’s …

This Alternative to the My Plate Nutrition Plan Could Save You $750 per Year

We'll give you one guess what the biggest difference is between the My Plate meal plan, championed by the USDA, and the Raising the Bar on Nutrition …

Nutrition

How Agriculture Controls Nutrition Guidelines

Meat producers showed dominance over scientists this week, preventing discussion of sustainability.<p>“My question is related to moderate alcohol intake,” representative Stacey Plaskett said Wednesday morning in a Congressional hearing that was almost momentous. With this question she was, as a …

How to Be Strategic Using LinkedIn To Generate Leads

How to Be Strategic Using LinkedIn To Generate Leads written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape MarketingHaving a LinkedIn account is essential to …

Business Development

Dinnertime Storytelling Can Help Make Kids Better Readers

As a young child, I loved to imagine myself as a pioneer girl in <i>Little House in the Big Woods</i>, eating fresh snow drizzled with maple syrup. I even …