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Family Meals Month Means Chips? Why not!

Lindsey here. September marks Family Meals Month, encouraging people to set aside time at least a few days a week to convene the family around a home-cooked meal. Research shows that when families eat together, it’s better for kids’–and parents’–emotional well-being, performance, and diet. The simplest way to ensure a nourishing meal is to step […]

Kids Love Their Veggies at Gaithersburg Elementary

Lindsey here. Once upon a time, Manny the Mobile Kitchen was a humble school bus, toting 72 kiddos to and from school. He looked like this. These days, this school bus is taking kids’ taste buds through the rainbow of wholesome foods. Sixteen youth at Gaithersburg Elementary participated in the pilot program aboard our Manna […]

Manna’s NEW Mobile Kitchen!

We know from Montgomery County’s Food Security Plan that families are not accessing or consuming enough vegetables.  As you likely know, vegetables really drive Nutrition Education:   Manna’s Mobile Kitchen & Pop-Up Pantry is a new program designed to tackle two barriers at once by bringing nutritious foods and cooking skills to our community. The MMK […]