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Op-ed: Transforming School Food Requires More than Universal Access

4 days ago   |   By Civil Eats

The call for universal school meals-free for every student-is picking up steam. Like many of the existing inequities illuminated over the last year, access to school food has taken center stage, and federal lawmakers have put forward a pair of bills to make the temporary move to allow free meals throughout the pandemic a permanent policy. Meanwhile, California and Maine are poised to become the first states in the nation to adopt universal school meal policies at the state level (following the cities of Chicago, Boston, and New York ).
And while access is critical, it's not the only factor...
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Op-ed: Our Shot at Creating Hunger Free Schools

4 days ago   |   By Civil Eats

Times of crisis create opportunities to make real and lasting changes. COVID has given us a window through which to improve the lives of millions of children by offering healthy school meals to every one of them. As most educators know, school meals are just as critical as textbooks when it comes to giving students the fuel to learn. But policymakers need convincing.
At various points throughout the pandemic, an estimated 33 percent of households with children have experienced some level of food insecurity. When schools closed, millions of struggling families still needed school breakfast...
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Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

Column: In Chicago, even Home Depot hot dogs are worth savoring

This story of Home Depot's excellent hot dogs involves 101-year-old sausage maker Makowski's and an 84-year-old Italian deli called J.P. Graziano. Read more ...

No More Leaky Steamers! This TikTok Hack Is Too Good to Keep to Myself

No More Leaky Steamers! This TikTok Hack Is Too Good to Keep to Myself

Just when I was growing frustrated with my leaky Hilife Steamer , TikTok came in and saved the day. It's no surprise considering the platform is a treasure trove of useful... Read more ...

10 Stylish Bar Carts From Target That'll Elevate Your Entertaining Space

10 Stylish Bar Carts From Target That'll Elevate Your Entertaining Space

Bar carts are a chic way to add storage and entertain like the host with the most. Whether you live in a small space or need to elevate your bar setup, bar carts are home decor... Read more ...

$100 Walmart Gift Card Giveaway

$100 Walmart Gift Card Giveaway

Steamy Kitchen, today we are giving away a $100 Walmart gift card for you to use on anything that you might need from Walmart. Groceries, kitchen gadgets, home decor, something... Read more ...

Elliptical Machine Giveaway

Elliptical Machine Giveaway

Happy Monday Steamy Kitchen! Today we are giving away an elliptical machine and sharing some tips on how you can stay motivated. One lucky winner will receive a Sunny Health... Read more ...

Blueberry Cobbler

Blueberry Cobbler

Blueberry cobbler is a summer staple for a reason. Who can resist juicy, bubbly fruit baked under a layer of cream biscuits? Not to mention the contrast of warm cobbler with... Read more ...

French Onion Steak Sandwiches Recipe Tested and Giveaway!

French Onion Steak Sandwiches Recipe Tested and Giveaway!

Thank you to our first round of official Steamy Kitchen Recipe Testers for testing out these incredibly delicious French Onion Steak Sandwiches. Today we are giving away a $50... Read more ...

12 Picnic Blankets You'll Love Taking Everywhere With You - Bring On the...

12 Picnic Blankets You'll Love Taking Everywhere With You - Bring On the Beach Days!

Whether you're going to the beach or a park picnic , one thing you must pack is a cute and reliable blanket. These accessories are central to keeping you grounded as you... Read more ...

Actor and Former Travel Host Henry Golding Shares His Favorite Destination...

Actor and Former Travel Host Henry Golding Shares His Favorite Destination: "It Was Remarkable"

Henry Golding is more than just an incredibly talented actor, new dad , and former hairstylist - he's also an avid traveler with a passion for new experiences and the great... Read more ...

Industry-funded study of the week: Coca-Cola

The study: Co-Occurrence and Clustering of Sedentary Behaviors, Diet, Sugar-Sweetened Beverages, and Alcohol Intake among Adolescents and Adults: The Latin American Nutrition... Read more ...