Children’s Summer Reading List

Children’s Summer Reading List

May 30

When you read a book as a child, it becomes a part of your identity in a way that no other reading in your whole life does. — Meg Ryan, You’ve Got Mail If you are at all like me, you walk into the children’s section of the library and stare at the 15 rows of hardcovers and wonder, “Where do I start?”  Well, I did a little homework and put together a kid-tested...

Book Review: Salt Sugar Fat

Book Review: Salt Sugar Fat

Apr 04

Do you remember learning about the tongue map in your middle school science class? Well, according to Michael Moss’ book, Salt Sugar Fat, it’s completely bogus. He says that our bodies are hard-wired to crave sweets from our taste buds to our toes. Did you know that between actual sugar cane and sugar-based sweeteners and syrup in our food products, the average person consumes...