Ladies and gentlemen, ghosts and goblins…the darkest, spookiest, goose-bumpin’ season has finally arrived! During Halloween season, there’s nothing scarier than the sight of your adorable toddler in his or her costume, running around with buckets full of candy. Lucky for you, they are still at an age where you can instill healthy eating habits in […]
About Monica Lobo
Monica Lobo, RD is the staff dietitian and nutrition expert at North Shore Pediatric Therapy. She received her undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University in Nutrition & Dietetics. She then continued to complete her dietetic training from Central Michigan University. Monica has experience working with women, infants and children, is a Certified Breastfeeding Support Counselor and has a Certificate in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management. She has had the privilege working with malnourished children in the Philippines as well as collaborating with a chef in developing a series of nutritious cooking classes for a group of teenage boys with learning disabilities. Monica’s passion is to educate both children and adults how to properly nourish our bodies in a way that’s easy to understand.
Struggling to get your toddler to eat a variety of foods? Tired of watching them eat the same foods from the same food group over and over again? Have no fear! NSPT’s very own dietitian is here! 🙂 First and foremost, is your child a picky eater? Do they refuse to eat any of the […]
Trying to get your kids to eat healthy could be one of the biggest challenges you’ll ever face. Their love for chicken nuggets, French fries, macaroni and cheese and pizza is likely so intense that they’re practically inseparable! But don’t fret – there are ways to try to “trick” your child to eat those healthy […]