In the News

10 Foods Your Kids Should Be Eating Right Now

March, 2012

A balanced diet is crucial for a child's growth, but is your child eating a good selection of the most nutritious foods? We caught up with registered nutritionist and mom of two Lianne Phillipson-Webb as she informs us of the top 10 foods your kids should be eating right now. Click here to read more

Made with Love: Baby Food Cooking Classes

March, 2012

If dinnertime makes you feel like a less than perfect parent, our scoop on the city’s best cooking classes and culinary delights will have the kids eating out of your hand in no time. Sprout Right has established itself as the place to go for nutritional information for the entire family.Click here to read more

What nutrition experts feed their kids

December, 2011

Ever wonder how to coax your kids into trying new foods? Hint: Brown rice and broccoli are only part of the picture.

Nutritionist Lianne Phillipson-Webb plays a game that encourages daughters Hadley, five, and Logan, seven, to try different foods. Click here to read more

Where do kids get more exercise - the suburbs or the city?

December, 2011

The Webb and Branco families have a lot in common. Both have two working parents, two children and two cars. Both live in residential neighbourhoods, in single-family homes with back yards. But their daily routines are different, largely because of the communities that surround them. And so are the ways they get exercise. Click here to read more.

CHCH Morning Live with Lori DeAngelis Wednesday October 26th 6:00 to 9:00 am

October, 2011

Lianne will be sharing some great ideas for warming winter foods including making a soup on air, and give you some great tips for keeping the family well by boosting the immune system.

Til Debt Do Us Part Baby Edition: Celine & Ron “Due Date with Debt”

October, 2011

Season 09, Episode 03
Catch Lianne teaching Celine & Ron how to cook a 30 minute meal and help with tips to keep within their budget.

Readers of Cool Mom Picks ask about Starting Solids with Baby

June, 2011

Generally, at times like these, I turn to books. And a few that look really great right now include The Best Homemade Baby Food on the Planet which I recently raved about here; Sprout Right, which is written by an amazing nutritionist to help get super-healthy foods into babies, and Baby-Led Weaning. Read More

Gadgets For Making Food and Feeding Your Baby

April, 2011

Making baby food just got even easier. A multi tasking small appliance makes your life easier. And feeding your baby, well, take a look for Lianne's top tips there too. Watch the video.

Mending the Menu

March 15, 2011

The holidays are long gone. The New Year is no longer so new. And those extra holiday pounds that were supposed to come off weeks ago? Still hanging around. We understand how hard it can be to get back on the healthy eating track…

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Travelling with Wee Ones

March 2, 2011

Travelling somewhere warm this winter? And does the thought of what food to bring along for your baby or toddler have you completely overwhelmed? Well fret no more. Lianne Phillipson-Webb has tips for what you can do… Watch the video.

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Top 12 Books to Have for Pregnant Parents - Toronto Star by Ann Douglas

January 12th, 2011

Looking for a way to spend the bookstore gift cards you received over the holidays? Just take a quick stroll down the pregnancy and baby aisle of your favourite bookstore, and you'll find plenty of titles to choose from, including the following…

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CityLine: Healthy Meal Planning

January 12th, 2011

Meal planning, and fast, easy recipes from the Kick Start 2011 Meal Plan. The Easy Asian Soup Bowl and Curry Chicken Thighs with Tracy Moore.

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Canada AM: Lianne Phillipson-Webb, Sprout Right

September 7th, 2010

A nutrition expert demonstrates how to think outside the box with creative lunch ideas that are healthy and cool for kids.

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Secrets to school lunch success

September 1st, 2010

With summer’s last days, parents breathe a collective sigh of relief for the return to routine that school brings. With it comes an end to the patchwork of childcare and frantic day camp pick-ups that characterize summer for the majority of moms and dads.

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CityLine August 25, 2010: Family Show

August 25th, 2010

Lianne was a guest on the Family Show episode of CityLine.

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Oakville Moms weigh in on ‘Sprout Right - Nutrition from Tummy to Toddler’.

July 28th, 2010

If you are a mom-to-be or a new mom, this is the book to get: Sprout Right: Nutrition from Tummy to Toddler by Lianne Phillipson-Webb (Registered Nutrition Consultant).

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Summer treats for your kids that won’t lead to those energy crashes (aka kid on the floor) that we all know and would do anything to avoid!

July 27th, 2010

I scream, you scream, we all scream for … sugar-laden ice cream and popsicles in neon colours? Many of us have great summer memories of cool and tasty treats enjoyed with friends after a tough day in the sandbox.

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Sweetspot’s reviews Mommy Chef

July 23rd, 2010’s not so scared of the blender, making home made baby or toddler food with the help of Mommy Chef.

Click here to read more has the expert, Lianne making sweet potato puree and sharing all the tips for your baby's first feast!

July 21st, 2010

We know making our own baby food will make us feel good about ourselves (and is better for baby too). We just have no clue where to start. So we asked our nutrition expert, Lianne Phillipson-Webb of Sprout Right, to show us exactly how it's done…

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Sprout Right - Nutrition from Tummy to Toddler makes Just the Facts Baby's list

June 15th, 2010

 It’s true, whether you’ve been wondering which nutrients you need during pregnancy, or are simply trying to coax your toddler into eating more veggies, this is the book for you.

Click here to read more came to celebrate the launch of ‘Sprout Right - Nutrition from Tummy to Toddler’ and reviews the book.

May 6th, 2010

 I was invited to the Sprout Right book launch last night and since we don't have any family here to babysit (all in Winnipeg) nor do I want to bother our friends with "Can you babysit?" I came with my over rambunctious, cheery, happy, tot.

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Nutritionist Theresa Albert raves about ‘Sprout Right - Nutrition from Tummy to Toddler’ in her review.

April 30th, 2010

I was invited to the Sprout Right book launch last night and since we don't have any family here to babysit (all in Winnipeg) nor do I want to bother our friends with "Can you babysit?" I came with my over rambunctious, cheery, happy, tot.

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Sprout Right DVDs featured as Great Gifts for Moms on

January 20th, 2010

Desperately searching for the perfect gift for Mother's Day? Look no further, we've got six gifts guaranteed to make her day perfect.

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Recent News

Sun TV: Have the Danes Cracked Childhood Obesity

November 13th, 2014

Have the Danes cracked the code on childhood obesity? Lianne discusses a new Danish study.

Sun TV: GMO Foods Should Be Labelled

October 9th, 2014

Lianne talks with Jerry on Sun TV about Genetically Modified Foods - what are they and why you should be cautious.

Metro: Back To School

September 2nd, 2014

It's time to head back to class and Lianne has some healthy school lunch tips, recently featured in Metro. 

Sun TV: New Study Questions Health Benefits of Red Wine and Chocolate

May 21st, 2014

We all hope that red wine and chocolate are good for us. But are they? With conflicting reports out there, Lianne tackles this important question on Sun TV.

Finish Power & Free Testimonial - Lianne

April 16th, 2014

Lianne shares her secret to a clean smoothie glass. 

The Loop: 5 Everyday Ailments You Can Cure With Tea

April 16th, 2014

Lianne shares her top 5 teas for everything from starting your day off right, to winding down at the end of the day and every ailment that may occur in between!

CTV News: Obesity Rates Triple

March 4th, 2014

A new study states that obesity rates have risen in Canada and the numbers are alarming. There also seems to be a difference across Canada. Lianne talks about the findings.

Sun TV: Ontario Liberals Calorie Counting

March 2nd, 2014

How do you make healthier food choices for your family when out to eat at fast food restaurants? Do you feel calorie count information will help? The Ontario health minister hopes so. Lianne chats on Sun News about this new legislation.


CTV Canada AM: A Look at Salt

January 21st, 2014

Lianne demystifies salt by talking about how much salt in your diet is okay, and what kinds of salts are out there to choose from. 

CTV News: Caffeine A Memory Enhancer

January 15th, 2014

A recent study suggests caffeine acts as a memory enhancer. Lianne was on CTV news to discuss the findings and weigh the pros and cons of your cup of joe.

CTV Canada AM: Kick the Sugar Fix

January 14th, 2014

Kick the sugar fix! Here is a timely video of Lianne on CTV Canada AM talking about how to kick the sugar fix with the right foods. 

SunTV: McDonald's Diet and Weight Loss

January 8th, 2014

An Iowa teacher recently lost weight by following a McDonald's-only diet. Is this a healthy approach? Lianne talks with SunTV about this news.

CTV Canada AM: The Benefits of Coconut Oil

January 3rd, 2014

From skin care to baked goods, there are many uses for the power product coconut oil. Lianne shares some of these ideas in an appearance on CTV's Canada AM.

SunTV: The Price of Nutrition

December 9th, 2013

On SunTV recently, Lianne took on a report that suggested healthy eating costs a significant amount more than unhealthy eating. She suggests ways for living well that doesn't break the grocery budget.

CKLW Windsor Radio - Healthy Holidays

November 28th, 2013

Lianne chats with CKLW Windsor host Arms Bumanlag about how to make healthy holiday food choices for the whole family.

Must Watch: CTV Ottawa Health Tips

November 7th, 2013

Lianne celebrates Natural Health Products Week on CTV Ottawa with healthy tips, including how to make your own laundry detergent.

Must Watch: CHCH Green Cleaning and More

October 30th, 2013

Lianne shares green cleaning tips and more on CHCH TV.

Must Watch: CTV Kitchener - Natural Health Products Week

October 29th, 2013

Lianne was on CTV Kitchener talking about Natural Health Products Week, taking the guess work out of how to incorporate natural health products into your routine.

Must Watch: CP24 - Healthy Snacks for Active Kids

October 18th, 2013

How do you keep active kids well nourished when on the go? Lianne shares her top snack ideas on CP24.

Must Watch: CTV Canada AM - Food to Avoid Before Bed

September 5th, 2013

Sleep issues can be amongst the most frustrating health problems. If you can't sleep well, take a look at your diet.

Must Watch: CTV Canada AM - Making Fermented Foods

March 5th, 2013

Watch how easy it can be to make your own super-probiotic yogurt, kefir, kombucha and sauerkraut.

Exhibiting at The Baby Time Show - International Center

April 27th, 2012

The Baby Time Show is the show for all parents-to-be and new families. Products, seminars, fun for the kids and tons of great deals on your favorite Sprout Right products including the very popular Sprout Right book! Stop by for a free consultation and to try some tasty food!


CHCH Morning Live with Lori DeAngelis April 25

April 25th, 2012

Lianne will be sharing some great ideas for getting your kids to eat more fish and how to cook healthy, nutritious family meals on a budget.


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