McDonald's Makes Nutrition Fun

By JustMommies

McDonald's helps teach kids about nutrition in a fun way with three videos that kids can watch on the McDonald's Happy Meal website.  McDonald's offers kids healthy menu choices like Happy Meals with apple dippers and milk or juice.  Now kids can be entertained on the Happy Meal website while they are encouraged to make healthy food choices.

 “Apples, bananas, broccoli, strawberries, lettuce, cucumbers, avocado, cheeries” chant three animated characters in this fun and entertaining video for kids. "Crave My Fave" is a cute and catchy song about kids eating what they crave, their favorite healthy foods.

 

Carly Patterson sings "Fruit is Fun to Eat," a cute video about two kids, one who is a little afraid to eat fruits and the other who loves them.  Throughout the song the fruit loving kid persuades the other boy that fruits are fun with lyrics like “Who cares that fruit is good for me?  I just need taste would you agree?”

 

"I’m a Yummivore" is an entertaining video sung by rapper Brandon Mychal Smith.  A cartoon rap star sings, “I eat what tastes good.  I’m a yummivore. I love the taste of apples right down to the core.”

 

McDonalds offers kids healthy menu choices like Happy Meals with apple dippers and milk or juice. 

Watch the videos on McDonald's YouTube channel or at HappyMeal.com’s Stage M  where kids can play games, listen to music, or star in a video.

0
No votes yet
 

2 comments

By RyansMomAZ on 01/26/11 at 11:17 am

I guess it's good they are trying to encourage kids to eat more healthy food, but it sounds more like a PR thing. Even with apple dippers (with a carame  ...

Sign in to leave a comment!

Today on JustMommies

Savor the End of Summer with Delightful Recipes

Summer is coming to a close as the kids get ready to head back to school. Savor the last days of summertime...

Teens and Sexting: What Parents Need to Know

Teens and texting are two things that go together. Perhaps you have even researched or purchased an unlimited text plan...

How to Lengthen Your Luteal Phase

If you have been keeping a fertility chart, you probably understand what a luteal phase is and know how long yours generally is.

P

From the Message Boards

October 2012 Playroom

Utot

New post!...

2008 Playroom

VOTE: Bath Time Fun Photo Contest

Please vote for your fave picture. The next photo contest theme has not been decided yet and will be...

2008 Playroom

Chores

What are some chores that your kids do? I'm trying to come up with chores that Ethan does on a regul...

2010 Playroom

Anyone still check in?

Hello! :waves: I know most of our boards have been merged, some mainly post on various Facebook gro...

2012 Playroom

Roll call?

I'm not sure who the admin is of this board since it's a mish-mash of all of our previously separate...

» Check out the friendliest message board for moms and moms-to-be!