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jamie oliver

Why We Need to Bring Food Education Back (Infographic)

Did you know that obesity rates have tripled for American children? That's right, 43 million children under the age of 5 are overweight or obese....

Jason Wachob
May 17 2012

School Yoga and School Lunch: Friends or Foes?

One of the things I was initially shocked by when going into the public school system to share yoga with students was the way school lunches have not...

Sarah Herrington
January 13 2012

Q & A with Maria Rodale: Organics & Yoga

Maria Rodale takes organic food pretty seriously. In fact, Maria grew up on the first organic farm in America. She's chairman and CEO of Rodale Inc .,...

Jason Wachob
June 28 2011

LA Schools Ban Corn Dogs, Add More Vegetarian Options

Chalk one up on the scoreboard for Jamie Oliver. It appears that the LA school board's move to drop flavored milk in April is just the beginning of a...

June 16 2011

Denver School Goes Vegetarian: Kids Become Conscious Eaters

A Denver charter school has taken Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution up a notch -- and gone completely vegetarian. Education News in Colorado reports...

May 12 2011

Kids Yoga Taking Off in Washington DC

7-year-old Ella Farr says of her yoga practice, "I love how I can get my energy out in a calming way. It's very relaxing and mindful." When...

Jason Wachob
May 11 2011

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution Season 2 Sneak Peak

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution Season 2 Sneak Peek

March 29 2011

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution Truck

A year after winning the 2010 TED Prize , Jamie Oliver has unveiled his Food Revolution Truck. Oliver's "mobile kitchen classroom" was...

March 3 2011

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution Hits Los Angeles

Jamie Oliver has moved out to LA with his family to film the second season of Food Revolution , and today he's opening a new community kitchen called...

January 12 2011

2010 Story of the Year: Fighting Obesity

People like Jamie Oliver spread the word about obesity via The Food Revolution, first lady Michelle Obama got a number of celebrity chefs to join her...

Jason Wachob
December 28 2010

White House Putting 5,000 Salad Bars in Schools

Chalk one up for Jamie Oliver , Michael Pollan , Alice Waters and children across America. Grist reports that the White House will be putting 5,000...

November 22 2010

ABC Renews Jamie Oliver's 'Food Revolution'

Fresh off an Emmy win, Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution has just been renewed for a second season -- but it won't be filmed in West Virginia again. Any...

September 2 2010

Jamie Oliver Wants Your Input

Jamie Oliver has a question for all of us: How can we raise kids' awareness of the benefits of fresh food so they can make better choices?

August 4 2010

Junk Food Crackdown on Marketing to Kids

In healthy food news, Jamie Oliver 's Food Revolution was nominated for an Emmy Award this morning and now the FTC is looking to implement strict new...

July 8 2010

Documentary 'Lunch Line' Takes Look at School Lunches (Video)

In the spirit of Jamie Oliver , new documentary, Lunch Line , takes a hard look at the food served to children in school cafeterias across America....

June 24 2010

Chefs Join Michelle Obama To Launch Chefs Move To School

Celebrity chefs and TV personalities such as José Andrés, Rachael Ray, and Tom Colicchio visited the White House to launch First Lady Michelle Obama's...

June 7 2010

Jamie Oliver's 62 Pantry Essentials Shopping List

Jamie Oliver and Oprah are two of my favorite people, so I can't believe I missed Jamie's list of 62 pantry essentials on Oprah.com. With these items...

May 17 2010

Gwyneth Paltrow's GOOP on Jamie Oliver

We're big fans of Jamie Oliver , so it was great to read his interview with Gwyneth Paltrow in this morning's GOOP newsletter. Jamie talks about...

April 1 2010

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution Debuts Tonight on ABC!

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution debuts tonight at 8pm (7pm CST) on ABC. Watch Jamie take on obesity in Huntington, WV in the series 2-hour premiere. If...

March 26 2010