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Kimchi in Space? What Would You Take With You?

Hilarious story in the NYT about how South Korean astronauts crave kimchi – the spicy red-peppered cabbage that is the nation’s staple dish – so that scientists have now perfected a form of kimchi that can be eaten in space. … Continue reading

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Hold the Tuna….and the Mercury

Mmmm……just when you thought it was safe to introduce your children to the joys of sushi along comes a NYT report into the exceedingly high levels of mercury found in Manhattan tuna sushi/sashimi. Writes the NYT: Recent laboratory tests found … Continue reading

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Serving Your Kids Wine With Dinner (Preteens Excluded)

Oh boy is it heating up over on the New York Times website after this blog post asking readers when should you serve wine to your children (if ever) and should you ever do it in a restaurant? To me … Continue reading

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Family Meals are Best for a Healthy Kid’s Diet Say Scientists

Here at Gastrokid we’ve long preached the benefits of eating together as a family (saving the world one family meal at a time is our unofficial motto). So it’s good to see that now we have science on our side. … Continue reading

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NYT Offers an Exhaustive (and Exhausting) Guide to a Week’s Family Meals

It’s good to have a plan and Leslie Kaufman, writing in today’s New York Times’ Dining Section, shares her "Mom’s Guide to Working, Living and Feeding two kids (and one husband) week in week out". Okay, the story isn’t called … Continue reading

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