May 2020: What’s happening and what’s not happening?

What’s Happening? Before the pandemic happened there was a lot of great news. We have joined The SAGE Climate Education Team. They are creating curriculum and 2030 Vision Fairs where […]

Edible Schoolyard Project

Happy New Year! I’m resurfacing with an even stronger desire to make change in our local communities and schools. I am finally posting about an excellent summit I was fortunate […]

Welcome back to the New School Year

We left off at the beginning of last summer with a small steering committee meeting from our group, and a meeting with Whitney Ellersick, Nutrition Director at PPS Nutrition. Originally, […]

Next Steps

Thank you to everyone who attended the forum on May 20. If you weren’t able to make it, you can catch up on what was presented and the questions we […]

Recap of our May 20 Forum

Thank you to everyone who attended! I’ll have a separate post with the next steps. This is a recap of the forum for those who missed it. Last week we […]

Greener World Lunches

I want to share the latest update on the Plant-Based options at PPS. You can read how this initiative started, and who the partners are here. We have met with […]

Adding plant-based options to Portland Public Schools

My children became vegetarians at a young age. I have faithfully packed them a lunch for many years knowing that the main vegetarian options were the main standard: a wrapped […]