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Kid Friendly Picnic Food Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Kid Friendly Picnic Food.

Outdoor Adventures Fit for Families

Have you thought about how great it would be to include your family in your pursuit to exercise more regularly? Family exercise will improve the health of your loved ones, make exercise more fun, and at the same time develop stronger connections betw...  Read more

How to Overcome Any Excuse Not to Exercise

Most people begin a new fitness program with great intentions and lots of motivation--only to find both waning within a few weeks. The realities of work, school, social and family demands overwhelm the desire to get fit, and exercise gets puts on the...  Read more

Healthy School Lunches Kids Will Actually Eat

Breakfast might be the most important meal of the day, but lunch runs a close second. Studies have shown that children who eat a well-balanced lunch often do better in school and are more alert. It can be difficult enough to get your child to eat rig...  Read more

15 Comfort Foods That are Good for You

When we're not feeling our best, whether we're stressed out or we're coming down with a cold, we often turn to "comfort food" to soothe ourselves. There's nothing wrong with using food to feel better as long as you don&#...  Read more

Stop Weekend Binges

The structure of the work (or school) week can be extremely conducive to maintaining good eating habits. If you have a very predictable daily routine, it can be easier to plan meals and snacks and eat on a consistent schedule so that you never get to...  Read more

Problem with calorie for certain food
Updated 7/13/2014 1:17:21 AM

Hello, I am Asian . I can not find the calorie for the food I eat daily ( obo, long string green bean, Asia spinach ect...) on tracker list for calculation tracking. Please advise and thank you ...  Read more

Trouble using "Foods I Have Manually Entered"
Updated 7/13/2014 12:01:41 PM

Has anyone else had a problem accessing the food that they have manually entered? I can't use it at all....  Read more

need serious with food choices
Updated 7/12/2014 8:42:06 PM

Hi everyone, I've been serious about my weight loss journey since about early-mid may and I have been exercising regularly except for about two weeks because of back problems but my issue is I started at about 285 and I have only lost about six pound...  Read more

tracking food
Updated 7/13/2014 8:45:12 AM

Could someone help me? I recording the food info., calories and protein etc. but when I tracked the food it was recorded as lower calories and protein count etc. I rechecked that I had recorded the info. as per label but it did not translate on my fo...  Read more

Food tracker
Updated 7/12/2014 5:14:37 PM

So, I missed something somewhere. In my food tracker there are a limited amount of foods listed some which I will not be eating. Food I have eaten is not available in the search like organic quiche with no crust or cheese. How do I make it easier...  Read more

Summer Food Safety

We enjoy many picnics over the summer. When I have to prepare and serve a lot of salads or cold foods outside, I have my husband fill two to three kids wading pools with ice. The salad bowls sit in the ice safely cooled and afterwards the kids can...  Read more

Make a Summer Cookout Survival Plan

Have a Summer Barbecue - Picnic - Cookout survival plan ready to go when those weekend events hit your schedule. Just because we are outdoors, those chips and dips do not have less calories. Try not to go to a picnic hungry. And if you know the me...  Read more

You're Not The Only One Without Kids!

Welcome to our 'child free' SParkers who want a safe and honest place to discuss our choices for not having children (and all things that come from that)...  Read more

10 Summer Food Health Myths That Can Make You Sick

As temperatures rise, so do your chances of getting food poisoning. According to the USDA, the number of illnesses surge from May to September, when picnics and cookouts mean food is out in potentially dangerous temperatures. But even though disease-...  Read more

Go Green – Be a Girlfriend to Mother Nature!

By Debba Haupert, creator of GIRLFRIENDOLOGY.com – the online community for women focused on female friendshipWomen are caretakers. We take care of our families, our jobs, our friends and, hopefully, ourselves. The one thing we often don’t have much...  Read more