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Healthy Kids Challenge Recipe Contest for Middle Schoolers promotes healthy foods

Posted on Feb 21, 2011 by Maggie LaBarbera

Nourish Interactive has been partners with the Healthy Kids Challenge organization for several years.  We have the same mission to promote healthy foods to kids in a fun and positive way.  We are happy to share with you this recipe contest!  There is still time to enter!

How do you get your 7th and 8th graders interested in trying new foods? Let them experiment with healthy recipe variations so they can enterHealthy Kids Challenge Recipe Contest the Stirring Up Health™ Middle School Recipe Contest!

Healthy Kids Challenge and featured sponsor, Del Monte, along with educational partners, Johnson & Wales University and Home Baking Association, are excited about the 9th annual recipe contest "Stirring Up Health™".

The recipe contest provides a fun way for 7th and 8th grade students to relate to food, health, and basic cooking skills. Engage the kids you know to create or modify a recipe to make it healthier using Del Monte fruits, vegetables, or tomatoes. WHEN:    Contest is open now until March 12, 2011 with winners announced April 2011

WHO:      Open to all kids currently enrolled in 7th or 8th grade

WHAT:      Check out rules and entry form at

Questions: Contact Vickie L. James, RD, LD, Healthy Kids Challenge Director

1-888-259-6287 or

More resources: Find healthy recipes

Cooking with Kids Tips




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