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The Family Matters newsletter includes a feature article on parenting issues and information on health, physical activity, nutrition and child safety.

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2017

  • August
    • English – Training & Feeding Your Brain for a Great School Year; Let’s Talk; Recipes for Health – Salmon Patties;
    • Spanish – Entrenando y alimentando su cerebro para lograr un excelente año escolar; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Tortitas de salmón
  • July
    • English – Seafood the Superfood; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Baked Fish & Chips;
    • Spanish – Productos del mar, una supercomida; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Pescado horneado y papitas fritas;
  • June
    • English – Keep your Young Athlete Nourished and Hydrated!; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Homemade Lime Boost;
    • Spanish – ¡Mantenga a sus jóvenes atletas nutridos e hidratados!; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Potenciador de limón casero
  • May
    • English – PLAY: Put A Little Activity in Your Day; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Butterfly Snack and Chicken Apple Salad Sandwich;
    • Spanish – JUEGUE: ponga un poco de actividad en su día; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Mariposa comestible y Sándwich de ensalada de pollo con manzana;
  • April
    • English – For the Love of Bananas; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Crunchy Banana Oat Muffins and Five ingredient Banana Oatmeal Cookies;
    • Spanish – Por amor a las bananas; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Panecillos crujientes de avena y banana and Galletas de avena de cinco ingredientes;
  • March
    • English – Add Leafy Greens to Your Menu; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Sesame Spinach and Potato Kale Soup with Red Chile;
    • Spanish – Añada hojas de hortaliza verdes a su menú; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Espinacas con ajonjolí and Sopa de papa y col rizada con chile rojo;
  • February
    • English – Physical Activity for the Whole Family; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Chicken Vegetable Soup with Kale;
    • Spanish – Actividad física para toda la familia; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Sopa de pollo con verduras y col rizada;
  • January
    • English – Sandwiches Make Quick, Easy and Nutritious Meals!; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Turkey in the Garden Sandwich;
    • Spanish – ¡Los emparedados son comidas rápidas, fáciles y nutritivas!; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Emparedado de pavo en su jardín;