UF/IFAS Extension Manatee and Sarasota Counties, Family and Consumer Science Agents provided a Poverty Simulation for the State College of Florida Faculty during the middle of October 2019. The poverty simulation experience is designed to help participants begin to… Read More
Tag: Home management
This summer has been a rainy one here in Florida. All the moisture has created perfect conditions for mold. But have you ever wondered what is mold and how does it get inside your house? Mold is a… Read More
Article and audio introduction by Samantha Kennedy, Family and Consumer Sciences We are always looking for ways to make our everyday lives easier, even when it comes to the little things. That is where “life hacks” come in…. Read More
A trend has emerged in recent years: Adult children are returning home to live with their parents. Adult children may move in with their parents for various reasons, including economic difficulties, military deployment and so on. Because moving back… Read More
With fall’s arrival, it’s the perfect opportunity for you to be more eco-friendly in your home and in your daily routine.
Did you know that Floridians throw away about eight pounds of garbage per person every day? That’s double the national average. Unfortunately, our trash wastes energy and materials. Waste also releases pollutants into the environment. While trash can… Read More