dr. yum blog & stories
New Year Reflection
Let's take a moment to reflect on the progress we had in 2023.
Meals and Calendars Task Force Presents Recommendations to Virginia Governor Ralph Northam
Dr. Yum Project Dietitian Sarah Moran attended a presentation of recommendations for culturally inclusive school meals and calendars to Virginia Governor Ralph Northam.
Teaming Up to Fight Food Insecurity
Imagine coming from a family dealing with food insecurity which is defined as a lack of consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy life. Those common barriers to preparing healthy food can often seem insurmountable
Dr. Yum's Class Party Toolbox
In response to teacher requests, we suggest the following recipes that can be used in classroom parties as a substitute to more processed, sugary treats.
5 Produce Items at the Store Right Now and How to Use Them
Knowing how to shop for, store, and prepare a wide variety of foods will make your meals tastier and help reduce your stress around meal-time.
7 Reasons to Bring Dr. Yum’s Preschool Food Adventure to Your School
We know that school is a big part of a kid’s day and it’s a perfect place where they can learn about food too. That’s why we created Dr. Yum’s Preschool Food Adventure, a researched-backed curriculum that’s proven to positively impact attitudes and behaviors around new foods.
Dr. Yum Project Dietitian Sarah Moran Joins Virginia Task Force on Culturally Inclusive School Meals and Calendars
The task force will identify best practices and make recommendations to school divisions and higher education institutions.