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Team Building Event With Our Franchisees

The Lunch Lady is proud of the great relationship we maintain with our franchisees as well as all the community work we do each year. At our yearly Conference, our Lunch Lady franchisees joined in a team building event were we built some very sturdy wagons that were later donated to child care centres in […]

Debunking Four Myths about Healthy Eating for Kids

As concerned parents, we want to give kids the healthiest foods possible but we are often confused by an overload of information that tells us we are doing a good job one day, but failing utterly the next. In this environment it can be difficult to be confident in the choices we make about feeding […]

From #SchoolFoodRules – For the Love of Fruits and Vegetables

This is a great Post from #SchoolFoodRules and I wish I knew the origin of the information – sincerely Ruthie Tips for Getting Your Kids to Eat More Fruits and Vegetables Let’s face it: many kids are picky eaters. Fortunately, it’s possible to get even the pickiest eaters to eat their fruits and veggies! Here […]

When it Comes to Food, Keep it Short and NOT TOO SWEET!

Remember the story of Hansel and Gretel? How did the witch attract them? It sure wasn’t a cottage made of broccoli and carrots, was it? No, it was candy, chocolate and gingerbread. Do you think they left a trail of whole wheat breadcrumbs markers to find their way back home? Probably not. I bet if […]

Join Us on Facebook

If you’re not a member of our Facebook community, please come join us as we have lots of fun things planned for the coming school year. When you join our Facebook community you: Participate in the many contests and promotions we run throughout the year Stay up to date on food related recalls in Canada […]

Are Chicken Nuggets BAD??

IN a recent article entitled Chicken Nuggets: Good Intentions Gone Bad? published for the American Institute for Cancer Research, Author Karen Collins MS. RD. CDN., addresses our shift away from red meat to chicken, including the ever popular Chicken Nugget. Children love Nuggets but should children be eating them? Are Nuggets the first step on […]

Important Note Regarding CFIA Food Safety

Over the last few days CFIA (Canadian Food Inspection Agency) recall reports have been extended to include more familiar grocery store brands. PLEASE NOTE that our beef burgers are not affected. The Lunch Lady Group monitors its entire food supply independently. We have our own food and nutrition manager. We use trusted brand name products […]