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Oct
14

Sweet Pumpkins for a Sweet Pumpkin

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Remember the days of bringing in birthday treats for class? Cupcakes, cookies, brownies – or in the case of a certain little guy with an October birthday – crispy rice pumpkins with eyes and Tootsie Roll tops. He inherited the “theme gene” from his mom, so of course, I was happy to deliver birthday pumpkins […]

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Dec
15

11th Day of Christmas: ‘Tis the Season for New Traditions

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In our family, tradition rules. And I don’t mean that in a valley-girl-takes-liberty-with-the-English-language sort of way. Doesn’t it seem we’re destined to perform in the same way each holiday? Crank out the Christmas cards by the 15th. Brave the traffic and the crowds. Trim the tree. Bake batch after batch of the same confections we […]

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Jul
26

Healthy Snacking Tips of the Stars

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Healthy Snacking – Part II    Photo courtesy of the California Raisin Marketing Board   At Fleishman-Hillard (FH), we do a great deal of work with high-profile spokespersons, and we are continually impressed by the poise, passion and ‘real-life’ personalities behind these famous faces. One of current favorites, is celebrity fitness trainer, Valerie Waters. Jennifer Garner’s “Alias” […]

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Jul
25

The War on Treats

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Healthy Snacking – Part I So, I don’t know about other mommies out there, but my children are all about “treats.” Mommy, can we have a cookie? Mommy, can we stop for ice cream? Mommy, can I have a dollar for the Sugar Shack? What I’d like to know is when did snack time turn into […]

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Jul
17

FH Sac Foodies: The Next Generation

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   Ryan (left) and Joe (right) Kull try on new chef’s hats during their first day of cooking camp. “So, what are the boys doing this week?” asked my dad, knowing that working moms have to be very creative with child care during the summer.  There’s a delicate balance between sending your progeny to too many […]

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