“Back to school is a special time for the entire family, and we wanted to offer tips and pork recipes with quality nutrition that could be enjoyed by the entire family,” said Jose de Jesus, director of multicultural marketing at the National Pork Board. “It is important that even with the craze of this season families get to enjoy homemade dishes. Pork is safe, healthy and affordable, making it the perfect protein for any lunch box.”
Registered dietician, educator and author, Manuel Villacorta, is encouraging families to eat healthy while also enjoying their everyday meals. He recommends these easy tips for parents to keep in mind when meal planning for the week:
Moreover, Marina Chaparro, pediatric and diabetes expert, can help you improve your family’s nutrition and craft tasty lunches that your kids will enjoy.
Cómo Preparar un Filete de Cerdo para el Trabajo (Video only available in Spanish)
Carnitas de Lomo de Cerdo Receta con Marina Chaparro (Spanish Version)
Carnitas Style Pork Loin with Marina Chaparro (English Version)
Sándwich de Chuleta de Cerdo con Manuel Villacorta (Video only available in English)