Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Do you consider your family to be healthy?

Why or why not?

Answer Question
Cafe Jenn

Asked by Cafe Jenn at 5:32 PM on Jan. 25, 2010 in Health

Level 2 (10 Credits)
Answers (5)
  • I'm overweight, but, I don't have any health problems at all. I am also working on eating better. My son is healthy, no issues, not overweight, eats well...So, mostly healthy.

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 5:34 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • No. My husband won't eat vegetables or exercise. He says his biology doesn't require it lol. I'm overweight. Not terribly, but still. I don't exercise as much as I should. My daughter is pretty healthy, lol, but she's not even 2 yet, there's still time for our American lifestyle to screw her up.

    We do eat healthy, though. Except for Max's no vegetable thing.

    Answer by Ati_13 at 5:36 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • Our family is working on getting healthier. At this point we are the picuture of unhealthy. We are a dual income family and we eat way too many processed/convenience foods and lots of junk. It's just too easy to eat already prepared foods and it takes time to prepare healthy foods---at least until you get the hang of it. It's too bad that I let family get like this, but like I said we are working on it.

    Answer by QandA at 6:33 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • i think that we live healthier than most...but i am always trying to do better! i don't think we will ever be perfect, but there is always room for improvement.
    i started my family late, and i really want to be healthy and strong and mentally with it when i am 100, so i can enjoy watching my children grow, and grand children and hopefully great grandchildren too!

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 8:43 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • Yes! We rarely get sick. We don't have chronic health issues that require medication We eat a balanced, plant based diet. We get a moderate amount of exercise.

    Answer by rkoloms at 8:43 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.