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No it didn't get cancelled. The season, or show is over. I don't know if there is going to be a second season. Does anyone know about that?

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Did the show get cancelled? Mine's not recording anymore...

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I hope this causes the FDA or whoever it is to change the categories.... buttered noodles, ketchup, french fries, pickles all should not be considered a veggie. Perhaps they should offer skim and 2% milk for the variety...

REVJVH - I agree that some balance and healthy examples would have been nice to see. And there are plenty of unhealthy slim people. It is not just a weight issue (and he did say that). At my kids' school - the brought lunches vary. Many kids bring an apple, sandwich and chips every day. Luncheables are extremely common though. Shockingly so - considering that they are pricey and not healthy.

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Now that it's all over, I have mixed feelings about the FR.

I believe it's needed. There are clearly not enough people taking the time to make nutritious food for their families.

I wish, though, that he had found some balance. There have to have been some people in Huntington who were eating healthy and sending healthy food to school with their kids. Why not have an example of that? I know Jamie was invested with the school food, but there are parents who send lunch with their kids who are sending better food than a lot of them will get at school. Why not show one for comparison?

I understand that TV shows need drama to create interest and hype. Rather than spending all that time in front of the camera saying "I wonder if this is going to work," or wasting time with endless pre- and post-commercial recaps, show us more people, more families. Have a family talk about the healthy food they're already eating, people who were on the vanguard of the Food Revolution without even knowing it. Show some people getting together to walk.

Statistically, Huntington had a lot of overweight people. But they weren't ALL overweight. It would have been a better show if they'd managed to include them.


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The last episode seemed a bittersweet experience to me. I felt a lot of energy and the potential for success building with the financial support of the hospital CEO and that made me very happy.

But, in the back of my mind, I knew it was the last episode and I felt sad about that. I am definitely going to miss this program.

I hope Huntington continues to use fresh, real food in their school meals and that the rest of the country's schools get on board with this, too. I really think it would make a lot of difference in our kids' lives.

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lunchables and a juice box is the most common brought lunch at my daughters school. I don't tend to look at the long list of ingreds and get turned off (though certainly not a bad idea). I have never purchased one because of the high sodium and fat and low anything good. They are convenient though. People need to be willing to spend a little time shopping and preparing better food.
I was glad he also talked about brought lunches. I wonder if the area he is in has free meals for all kids. Here, the normal meal prices seem high to me: $2.40 breakfast and $2.90 lunch. I can always have my kids eat healthier and cheaper bringing food from home.

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I was finally just able to watch the finale of the show and I thought it was really good. It seems like there are quite a few people in Huntington that have made significant changes, but I'm not quite convinced that it was a rousing success. It doesn't seem like the parents are really behind the FR or that they really care. Change wasn't coming from them after all, it was Jamie pushing the entire thing and without him around, it kinda fell back into the old ways of doing things.

It is really hard to make changes in just my house and I really, really work at it, so I can't even imagine how hard it would be to help change an entire community.

Changing the kitchen's name to Huntington Kitchen was nice though, and the guy from the hospital really seemed to be really want to support these programs though. I really hope that they will be able to keep them up to help and support the portion of the community that wants to keep working on this.

And those parents that were sending nothing but the processed junk in brown paper bags? Awful. How could you not know that there was absolutely no nutrition in those things. Candy and pudding? Yuck. Ridiculous.

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I loved that Alice came around and helped promote the program with the cooks in the other schools. There is hope!


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I just love what Jamie's doing! Wish he'd have been around when my kids were in school.

Before they entered school, I taught my kids at home to eat good food -- including a very nutritious breakfast. I never served them sweetened cereals or (especially) donuts for breakfast.

Then my younger daughter entered the Head Start preschool program and what did they serve for breakfast? "Sugar" Pops, "Frosted" Flakes, and donuts! Okay, so they were called "Super" Donuts -- supposed to be fortified with vitamins -- BUT they were teaching my child EXACTLY what I didn't want her to learn about eating!

I was absolutely livid but not as gutsy as Jamie so I didn't start a Food Revolution in the school at the time.

I would LOVE to see the processed food and sugared milks eliminated from all schools (or at least greatly minimized). What a great service that would be for our children. You go Jamie!!!

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I cant wait to see if he moves on to other schools!

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It is sad to see what is served to our kids. I live in Florida, and their school's funding is based on F-CAT scores. How do they think they(the schools), can feed their minds if they are not properly feeding their bodies. My boys are all grown, but from jr. high and in high school there were no Cafeteria lunches.Oh, there was a building called the cafeteria, but it had a Little Ceasar's Pizza, a McDonald's, and a few vending machines, one filled with energy drinks, and that was it. What kind of healthy choices are there to make in that environment?

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I hated veggies when I was a kid but my mom and my grandparents made me eat what was served.
It really bugs me that now my grandma gives into my cousin because she's an extremely picky eater.
Anyway, I loved this past week's episode! So fantastic!

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Totally hit the nail on the head Piratewife!
My son eats things that some of the kids at his school cringe at. Tonight we're actually having sauteed kale, garlic and navy beans with pasta with a bit of olive oil drizzled over it all. We all love watch the show together, I find it's a good way for me to hit the point home of making healthier choices!


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I totally agree, PIRATEWIFE1! I loved it when JO said on the show that in England if the kids came up to the garbage can without eating their healthy meal that they sent them back to the table. That's what I do with my kids at home and I would expect them to do the same thing in school! Our school lunches are based on what kids will eat and not what they should and that is horrible! BUT hopefully it will start to change soon...

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When I watch the show all I can think is that it is such a no brainer if all kids are offered is gross processed foods, then of course they don't like the good stuff when it is offered! But they will get over it and they will even learn to like it more than the other stuff. Does my daughter eat a hot dog any time it is offered? Of course!!! But it's not offered all that often and she is just as quick to gobble down salad, asparagus, peas, broccoli, you name it...Because she eats it all regularly and loves it. I read once that kids needs to try something 20 times before you know if they really like it or not. Anyhow, I just think people who say the kids won't eat it are letting the kids dictate things and since when do kids know what is best for them? Put the healthy food in the schools and the kids will learn to like it. I know I'm preaching to the choir here. I'm just venting that it seems like common sense is totally missing from the meal planning for those schools.

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I finally watched the latest episode (I tivoed it). It is so inspiring. I am the Mom of 3, and getting them to eat real food is a big challenge for me but I'm working very hard at it. Small steps equal huge improvements in the long run.

I'm off to make Sunday dinner!

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I really hope he moves on to yet another town in the US!! Can you imagine him every so often moving from town to town doing this!


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I really wish this season of the show was longer than six episodes... isn't this week episode five already?! How am I going to get my weekly Jamie fix after next week?!

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I agree, pills don't solve the problem!

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MSDESERTRODENT, UGH!!! That is AWFUL!! Kids that take this pill will never learn how to cope with their problems!!

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Wow this group has grown!!!!!

I'm so behind!
I actually heard a advertisement on the radio this morning that made me really sad that has to do with this.
This advertisement was pushing a drug for young kids and teens that are overweight and are experiencing behavioral problems due to their weight issues.
I felt like yelling at the radio and saying "why not tackle the issue at the root rather than just treating the symptoms?!!"
It's crazy!
Is it too logical to say that the person/child/teen should just simply lose weight rather than take a pill for a condition that is occuring BECAUSE of their weight?!

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The school lunch served in my kids schools in California was much worse than what I saw served in Huntington. At least they cooked there. In CA, the entrees were essentially airline dinners, reheated on site and slopped out to the kids, who were then directed to the salad bar. As if.

I DID go to the school, and I did eat the lunch - or some of it, anyway. Unbelievable.

Seldom mentioned, but just as important, is the amount of time the kids have to eat. It's not like when we were in school. My kids had 30 minutes for lunch, with a 3-minute passing period. The kids towards the back of the line did not always have time to GET their lunches, let alone eat them.

(Yes, 33 minutes. God forbid the school should remain open even one minute longer than the state-mandated minimum. There are administrators to feed, and central office palaces to build with that money!)

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I do agree that WV gets a bad rap, in general.
I live in MD. My kids lunch is quite similar to the elementary pizza lunch: carrots and celery stick w/ a piece of fruit. IF the kids would eat the sides, it would greatly help!

I really liked this weeks episode. Seeing the DJ reconsider, the caskets, the cooking demos. Great! We didn't see the nice staff who were cleaning up all those woks and prepping the ingredients... For 1000 people, that was no small task!

I really hope the food guidelines are changed so that french fries, ketchup, etc are not considered a serving of vegetables!

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The issue with the perception is that the media has often used ignorant hillbilly stereotype to classify anyone in West Virginia. It's shown often in the media, even in newscasts.

BUT...the issue of not eating different vegetables and having a balanced diet isn't only an Appalachian issue, but an issue of a society that goes through the drive-through as we take kids to softball (or whatever) practice.

I like what he's doing in the schools---their lunches are atrocious, full of sodium and fats. Most of the WV cafeteria cooks I know prefer to do "real cooking" and have delicious and nutritious lunches when they're "really cooking."

And I love Jamie Oliver's recipes---they are simple, fast, and tasty



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I love reading the comments section in the articles about JO from the Huntington newspaper.

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The residents in Huntington seemed to care less about what the problem was and more about how they were going to be perceived on the show, which I think is really sad, and missing the entire point.

Then again, if I wasn't aware that my diet was such a problem and here was this guy that was trying to convince me it was, I'm not sure how I'd react either... lol, actually never mind... if Jamie was trying to tell me to do something, I'd just smile and do whatever he wanted me to do...

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I really like this show. I have never cook anything of his yet.I hope to start soon.

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Carri--That girl made me cry also. Although I haven't been as heavy as her or in as serious of a position, I could totally relate to her feeling of hopelessness and just frustration with the whole thing...of trying different diets but them not working. It was very touching.

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I thought last night's show was the best so far. I was getting frustrated with him not making much progress, but last night, things really took off.

Even up to a few weeks ago, I would have been surprised to think that the kinds of things Jamie was encountering in terms of people's knowledge about how to plan and cook nutritious meals was exaggerated. But I was listening to people talk in a weight loss support group I attended, and people had never heard of some of the veggies I eat on a regular basis and they had no idea how to cook most veggies. One of the women grew up in a house that only ever had overcooked green beans. Their basic vegetable was potato chips. And she wasn't alone.

I think this show will be a popular-enough format that people who watch it all around the country may really begin to believe that eating better and learning to cook real food just might be possible for them.


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so excited to watch the show today...I went to a movie last night and hoped that I'd set the DVR to record...I had!

Yay for Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution!

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Thanks Cheryl! So it looks like there were clips from the show... That "chicken" nugget demo was so gross, but I hope that since they didn't SHOW the kids eating them, that they actually didn't. It helps me sleep ;)

And on the joke - you got it!

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Kriste - Because 7 8 (ate) 9! emoticon

I managed to find the show summary and this page has quite a few clips from the episode today as well.

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why are all the numbers scared of 7?

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I was mowing and taking a shower during the beginning. I THOUGHT I had set the VCR - but no :( Anyway, I saw starting 20 mins in, and it was just a video feed of him. My fav so far has been seeing him on Oprah. I guess I hoped for more.
Well, it is on tonight and it the episode where he teaches people to cook :) I am looking forward to it. I have liked the school focused ones as well, but I have school aged kids!

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1SOPRANOMOM1 -THANKS!! I don't even have regular TV :) but I do have internet so I'll check out the CBS website.

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CARRIMAC75 - Jamie Oliver's show may be on cable, but The Doctors is on broadcast TV where I live. According to the website, it's a CBS show, so check with your local CBS affiliate.

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I've been watching the show on Hulu and love it. The last one where the kids cooked was awesome. That one girl that has 7 years to live if she doesn't get her weight under control made me CRY! And so did the girl who lost her father.

Let me know how the Doctors show goes. I don't have cable and not sure if they will show it online... :( One of the few times that I'm sad about not having cable.

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KRISTEC - Thanks for the heads up! I'll be watching the show today. I saw an ad for it a few minutes ago, showing part of the segment of Jamie making Chicken Nuggets. EEEEEEWWWWWWWWWWWWW

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Yeah that would be interesting to see how they are doing! It seemed like in his Ted talk that he mentioned there is a new worst city in America and that is where season 2 is going to be... more Jamie!

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Sandie - I would love to see an update from some of those heavy youths!

All - Jamie is going to the on the show "The Doctors" today.

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I am a big fan of Jamie's show. I admire his double mission: to improve the nutrition available to children in schools (which is very badly needed) and to give some at-risk kids an opportunity to learn creative, useful skills they can turn into a career if they choose.

I thought it was wonderful to see the pride with which the kids served the meal they'd worked so hard to prepare on last week's show. I literally felt their pride as they stood up in front of the adults they had served and I felt great for them. Jamie's doing so much good here.

I hope we'll see many more shows after Jamie finishes this series in West Virginia (which I understand is only going to be six episodes). He's great!

"Plant seeds of expectation in your mind; cultivate thoughts that anticipate achievement. Believe in yourself as being capable of overcoming all obstacles and weaknesses."
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I love this show! I hope it makes some parents wake up and provide better options to their kids! School lunches can be a mediocre choice if you take the plain milk and eat the fruit and veggies served. Most kids don't though.

Did anyone watch SuperSizeMe? I thought the best thing was at the very end - showing hamburger / fries meal from McD's compared to one cooked fresh. It stayed good and stayed good - weeks. Oh my!
Yesterday I saw this cheese stick / beef jerky style stick in the candy aisle of the grocery - unrefrigerated... What kind of cheese doesn't need to be refrigerated?

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I love the show! I can't believe either that the kids didn't know what the names of the vegetables are! When I have kids I will make sure that they eat a healthy lifestyle and know their veggies!

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This isn't anything specifically about Jamie or his show, but has everything to do with what he is trying to change. Have you seen this article about the one year old McDonald's Happy Meal? We should all age so well! Grosssssssss!
http://www.babybites.info/2010/03/03/1-y
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Yeah, there were a few paragraphs that struck me as I was reading the intro to Cook with Jamie:

"Things were so different fifty-odd years ago, when the general public had a good knowledge of cooking. In actual fact, I wouldn't need to be writing this book if we were all as well informed as people were back then, but our priorities about food have changed. It always amazes me me how these days people can be totally up-to-speed and knowledgeable about so many different things - computers, music, fashion - but they don't give a toss about what they put in their mouths every day. If it's meat, they don't care where the animal has come from, how it's been reared or what it's been fed on. If you walk round your average supermarket, even though big efforts have been made, there are still lots of products riddled with additives, hydrogenated fats and a whole catalogue of fillers - fake food. What I want to try and do is this book is make cooking and eating real food, natural food, healthy food, normal again. ...

For thousands of years we farmed reasonably respectfully and in harmony with nature, and this was followed up with cooking good stuff. But now, with our clever technology, computers and busier lives, we have moved further away from the importance of home-cooked food. ... Of course, this has all resulted from a demand from generations who haven't learned how to cook. "

There's a lot more but this man just really makes some sense.

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The reasons are many and complex.

I heard a story on public radio a while ago that astonished me. Took me a bit to find it, but here's the link:

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Here's what I found so disheartening:

"RYAN HERTZ: The unfortunate fact is, after a few decades of not having access there aren't a lot of folks who are used to incorporating (fresh foods) into their diets.

WILLIAMS Is this another way of saying that you have the fresh vegetables and fruits here but a lot of people are used to McDonald's?

HERTZ: Well, yeah. The lifestyle is a reaction to the conditions of the urban environment."

Detroit is described as "...a city that doesn't have a single supermarket within its borders."

Granted, this is an inner-city example. But I suggest that between this example, and the example of lots of more middle-class types being too busy to cook, let alone teach their kids how to cook, and we have a recipe for accepting school food as "okay", and of being unable to incorporate fresh ingredients into the diet.

(Edited to turn the link into a link)

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Found this article on the DailySpark about the new show:

www.dailyspark.com/blog.asp?post=jam
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Have you guys started watching this show? Thoughts?

I guess when I first started watching it, I was in shock. I mean how can kids now know what certain common vegetables are?! But then I kinda looked back at the crap that I used to eat in the school cafeteria and I guess things have just gone more downhill from when I went to school... (ekk 12 years ago...)

I've heard that my old high school actually has a Taco John's line. And if you haven't heard of Taco John's it's like Taco Bell. Can you imagine having Taco Bell almost every day for lunch? Gross. But I'm sure the kids dig it because they have no idea what kind of calories they are consuming.

Frustrating.

I really hope that Jamie can bring about the kind of change that he brought about in the UK.

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