Tag: childhood obesity

Heated Debate About Ice-Cream Vendors in the Playground

Heated Debate About Ice-Cream Vendors in the Playground

Yesterday Parent Earth’s Co-Founder was quoted in the New York Post article “Park Slope parents ban on ice-cream trucks in Prospect Park to avoid screaming kids” and a Gothamist blog post about… Read More

 Chicago’s food deserts: A city in transition

Chicago’s food deserts: A city in transition

A food desert can be described as any area within a city, town or region that has little or no access to fresh food at low or affordable prices. This short film… Read More

Gardening for the Next Generation

Gardening for the Next Generation

Gardening is hot, and I don’t mean just sweaty work in July while you hoe the purslane and harvest beans, squash, and zucchini.  Working the land is a trendy topic from web-rooted… Read More