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Raising Resilient Kids, One Bite At A Time. With Jess Sherman, MEd, RHN 

Canada's New Food Guide... will it help us get healthier?

Ok so it's out... Canada now has new guidelines for healthy eating.

I think Health Canada got a lot of things right this time around, but I also think that now that our new guide is out we need to enter into a different conversation about food and health.

What I like most about Canada's new food guide is...

  • There is more focus on fresh food, variety and colour and less...
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Talking With Friends & Family About Your Food Choices

 

Sometimes friends & family don't get what you're trying to do when you put your child on a modified "special" diet.

Maybe you're taking out gluten, or additives, or sugar or some other food. If your child doesn't have the typical type of reaction - like hives, or itching, or swelling - some folks might think you're crazy, or going to too much trouble, or over-reacting, or...

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Overwhelmed By Your Child's Special Diet (or even the idea of it)? (video)

 

The process of changing your child's diet can feel daunting & overwhelming. You might even feel doubtful it will make a difference and hesitant to put all that effort in.

It's totally normal to feel a certain tension when you're not sure about something.

Here are my thoughts to help you move forward.

PS - The "group" I keep mentioning in the video is the Raising Resilience Community. Join...

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The 4 Pillars Of Resilient Healthâ„¢ (video)

 

This is video 3 in our 5 part series on why food matters to resilience. This is what it comes down to, folks... the 4 things I boiled out from all the research and all the families I've worked with to help you stay organized and efficient. This is that we (parents) can focus on to improve the health and resilience of our kids. I call this framework the 4 Pillars Of Resilient Health. It's what...

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