Category Archives: family and friends

Walking the Walk….Eating the Choices

The most intense learning situations in my life have been in my role as Andy’s Mother. The most rewarding learning experiences come from working with Andy and others who are on this journey with us. I can tell when people … Continue reading

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Cooking by Color is (finally) on it’s way!

I am pleased to announce that the proof is approved and Cooking by Color: Recipes for Independence is on it’s way. I expect my first shipment to arrive in no more than 10 days. Shipment for those who have pre-ordered … Continue reading

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What does p**p have to do with learning?

Ok, I admit it. I have a “sardonic” sense of humor. I have an eye for the ironies of life for my child and his peers. The following may not make some very happy, but it reflects a very real … Continue reading

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Resolution: Quality in Health and Life

Happy 2011! Like most people, I am in a reflective mood this week. Of course, I’m also on the upside of a devastating accident. The mood is a bit more intense than usual. I’ve been reading the usual articles about … Continue reading

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The Power of UDL: There’s an App for That!

The first in a series on Apps as tools universal design for learning and living. By Joan Guthrie Medlen, M.Ed, RD, LD Healthy Lifestyle Coaching for All Ages & Stages In the past year or two, Apps developers for iPod, … Continue reading

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Sweet Lemon Memories

Mom died a year and a half ago. She was a big part of our lives. I find that when I miss her most it helps to cook something she loved. It brings happy memories. So today, for my birthday, … Continue reading

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A Healing Touch: Chocolate Zucchini Bread

It’s no secret to most dietitians: chocolate has special powers. It’s also true that dietitians learn in our internships that zucchini bread is, of course, healthy because “it’s made from a vegetable!” Therefore, it’s not hard to imagine that while … Continue reading

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