Rather than regale you with tales from the road, here are our thoughts on the first two weeks of travel. Next time you see us, be prepared for the long versions!
Dan says: The Airstream is still behind us! Jordan says: I got to chase alligators! Marshall says: I like meeting kids at “snack wars”! Alex says: I’m so proud of us for being adventurous (or not very smart)
Jordan says: Too much time with Marshall! Dan says: I got the cleaning the sewer job. Marshall says: Too much time in the car. Alex says: Always wet, sandy,
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Twice the Chance to Win!
We are so passionate about encouraging you (kids and adults) to get into the kitchen and get real with your food that we want to give you some seeds to start an herb garden (or donate to your school) and give you a gift basket of local (North Carolina) food products. We work hard to find the balance between life, genetics, barriers and more. They are all real….but how you feel and how you feel about yourself is real too, and that is the balance we seek. We want long term life
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Encouraging Kids to Get Into The Kitchen
We really want to encourage kids to get into the kitchen, get creative, learn about food, flavor, fuel, nutrition and have fun while doing all that. We came up with a challenge called “Snack Wars” where kids have 12 minutes to create a healthy after school snack in our mock kitchen. We have had a blast doing this AND it means so much to hear kids afterwards asking their parents if they can cook them dinner or breakfast the next day. Contact us about organizing a “Snack Wars” event in your
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Taking Charge of Oneself
Mom’s heart broke a bit when Marshall said he was tired of being harassed and feeling bad. And then he stood up, never having been on camera, and told everyone his plan. There are brave kids everywhere….and they want to be heard.
Portion Size Me Is Published!
Great news! Marshall and the Portion Size Me lifestyle is on a book shelf near you!
You can find it at all major booksellers and of course on-line. “Portion Size Me: A Kid Driven Plan To A Healthier Family.” It features over 10,000 words from Marshall about his journey, 110 recipes, links to his videos, anecdotes, tips and revelations. Its a book that can be read cover to cover or opened at any spot to find interesting culinary tidbits, folklore and more.
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