Tag: Let’s Move

Kids State Dinner

On August 20, 2012, the fifty-four junior chef winners of the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge were treated to a Kids’ State Dinner, hosted by First Lady Michelle Obama. More than 1200 healthy lunchtime recipes were submitted by kids between the ages of eight and twelve.

Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools

Michelle Obama’s β€œLet’s Move” program is putting salad bars in schools. Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools will put 6000 salad bars in schools across the U.S. by 2013.

Beyonce Knowles and Let’s Move Flash Workout

The First Lady’s β€œLet’s Move” initiative got a boost this week when Beyonce released her new dance video. β€œMove Your Body” features Beyonce dancing in a school cafeteria with students. The video will be used as part of a β€œLet’s Move! Flash Workout” on May 3.

Wal-Mart to Make Food Healthier and Healthy Food Affordable

Wal-Mart announced their intentions this morning to make food healthier and to make healthy food affordable. Working with First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move initiative, Wal-Mart will increase accessibility to healthy foods through lower prices, location of stores, and better nutrition in popular packaged items.

Recipes for Healthy Kids Challenge

Create a healthy recipe in one of three categories and you could win up to $3000. The Recipes for Healthy Kids Challenge aims to find new healthy, delicious recipes for use in the National School Lunch Program.