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Family Matters Newsletter - Family at dinner

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  • April
    • English – Reconnecting Children with Nature while providing opportunities for physical activity; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Peanut butter and Fruit Smoothie;
    • Spanish – Logrando la participación de los niños en la preparación de alimentos; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Batido de crema de cacahuate y fruta;
  • March
    • English – Getting Children Involved in Meal Preparation; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Scrambled Egg Muffins;
    • Spanish – Reconectando a los niños con la naturaleza mientras se les provee oportunidades para hacer actividades físicas; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Panecillos de huevos revueltos;
  • February
    • English – All About Avocado; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Salty Chili Chocolate Avocado Mousse (Vegan);
    • Spanish – Todo sobre los aguacates; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Mousse salado de chocolate, picante y aguacate (vegano);
  • January
    • English – Basics of Lentils; Let’s Talk; Recipe for Health – Tastee Lentil Burgers;
    • Spanish – Conceptos básicos sobre las lentejas; Hablemos; Receta para la salud – Sabrosas ‘hamburguesas’ de lentejas;