Funbook - Fall 2014
Funbook - Spring 2014
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Updated April 15, 2014 11:00 AM
By Beth Whitehouse
Garden City mother Maureen Cooney reads nutrition labels as Jeanne Petti, owner of Real Healthy Family Nutrition, coaches her at Fairway Market in Westbury. (Credit: Barry Sloan)
James Cooney melodramatically informed his mom, Maureen, that she's ruining his life.
How could she do it? The Garden City mom banned the 9-year-old's Skippy peanut butter and substituted an organic brand with less sugar.
What's more, she nixed the marshmallows he put on those sandwiches. She stopped buying Gatorade. She yanked the Frosted Flakes. And, to the chagrin of James' sister,...
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