Christine Palumbo, a mother of three, writes the Good Sense Eating column for Chicago Parent. She is a registered dietitian in Naperville and an adjunct faculty member at Benedictine University.
E-mail Christine at Chris@ChristinePalumbo.com
Making family memories in the kitchen
November 14, 2012
Just in time for the holiday season, some ideas to help your kids learn through baking.
Nutrition website sets standards for healthier kids' menus
October 2, 2012
Can restaurants help stem the childhood obesity epidemic and do their part to keep our kids healthy?
Is your child underweight or just thin?
August 29, 2012
How to know if your child is too thin and what you can do to get them healthy again.
August 9, 2012
For many developmentally delayed children, picky eating is a serious health problem.
Spinach + sports = six pack?
July 19, 2012
Suddenly your tween or teen wants to build muscle and strength. What you need to know as fall sports tryouts begin.
Tips for feeding special needs children
July 9, 2012
Most children outgrow picky eating between ages 5 and 7. Yet for a large percentage of developmentally delayed children, picky eating is a serious health problem.
Eating right during the summer
June 12, 2012
Kids' normal routines are disrupted during the summer. That's no reason to let their eating routines slide.
Nutritional advice for moms to be
April 25, 2012
Good Sense Eating columnist Christine Palumbo with advice on best eating practices for pregnant women.
Homemade baby food made easy
March 22, 2012
Making your own baby food has many benefits, including feeling good about your decision environmentally and emotionally
Mom as dietitian: Blessing or a curse?
February 20, 2012
How do kids really feel about mom telling them how to eat?