Archive for November, 2012

NBA All-Star 2013 – VOTE For Our Founder Paul Pierce!

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Our founder (10-time NBA All Star) Paul Pierce is on the ballot again this year.

Here is how to vote to send him to his 11th!

Click here to Tweet your vote:


Or, you can:

TEXT: Text the word “Pierce” to 6-9-6-2-2 (“MYNBA”)
NBA.com: Vote on NBA.com here
Facebook: Vote on Facebook here

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VIDEO: Check Out Paul’s Digital NBA Player Profile

Friday, November 9th, 2012

You can follow Paul on social media here:

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PaulPierce
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/PaulPierce34
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/PaulPiercevideo
Google+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/113818765312487826000/posts
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Guest Blog: Connie Evers – The Benefits of Whole Grain + Recipes!

Monday, November 5th, 2012

By Connie Evers MS, RD, LD – Nutrition for Kids

Connie’s Healthy Eating Blog – Choosing and Using Whole Grains

Rich in fiber, complex carbohydrates and nutrients, whole grains provide energy for moving bodies and thinking brains.

Children really benefit from the nutrient boost that whole grains provide. Most American kids eat very few servings of whole grains and prefer products made from refined flours. When children are offered whole grains beginning at a young age, they get used to the coarser texture of whole-grain breads and cereals. I advise parents to start whole grain iron-fortified baby cereals (e.g. oatmeal, brown rice, whole wheat) as soon as they begin feeding solid foods at around 6 months of age. And of course, parents who eat whole grains on a regular basis up the odds that their kids will too! (more…)