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More Popsicles, Please

Postscript: Today’s New York Times┬áreports not only that scientists found no correlation between dyes and hyperactivity in most children, but that food without coloring isn’t any fun. And for my 8-year-old, fun is pretty much the key ingredient of life.┬áI … Continue reading

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It’s Grandma! Hide the Froot Loops.

When I got out of the shower, there was a message from my mother. “Call me when you get a chance,” she said, serious-sounding. “I want to talk to you about something.” I felt a twinge of foreboding. So I … Continue reading

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