Tag: Family Youth & Community Sciences

Family Nutrition in Action: November 2013 Issue

  IN THIS ISSUE: ♦ Check out ChooseMyPlate.gov              ♦ Make it Meatless! ♦ Craving a Hamburger ♦ Veggie Corner: Green Beans ♦ Recipe: Italian Green Beans and Grean Bean Vinaigrette

The Green Scene “October 2013”

Shelley Swenson Wakulla County, UF/IFAS FCS Agent III  What is Certified Coffee? Recently I received information from two UF/IFAS Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Specialists who helped me clarify some of the information that is currently available about the… Read More

The Green Scene “August 2013”

Green Living Expo Re-Visited    Yes, the rumor that is circulating in the county is correct? The Green Living Expo will be held again.  After a few years of not holding the event, a committee is forming to… Read More

FABULOUS FOOD COOKING CLASS: No Time to Cook!

Eating healthy meals doesn’t mean you need to spend hours in the kitchen! A little planning, a  well-stocked kitchen and these quick-fix tricks will help get healthy meals on your table with minimal effort.  Learn time-saving cooking techniques… Read More

Family Nutrition in Action: July 2013 Issue

IN THIS ISSUE: Click here to view article… ♦   Check out ChooseMyPlate.gov ♦   Food Safety in the Sun ♦   Thrill of the Grill ♦   Veggie Corner: Kale ♦   Recipe: “Green Slime” Smoothie and Kale Chips  

Cleaning and Sanitizing Surfaces and Toys

Dangerous germs – like hepatitis A and rotavirus – can live on surfaces for several weeks. Clean and sanitize!!!!! If someone touches those surfaces, germs can get on the person’s hands and then be transferred into the mouth,… Read More

Sun Protection for Your Children

By Suzanna Smith My children were all born during the summer months, and as we gradually spent more and more time outside, I wondered how best to protect them from the hot summer sun. Like all babies, their… Read More

Women and Money

Calling all women!!!! UF/IFAS has just published a series that I believe should be required reading for women of all ages. The series addresses Women and Money—-through a realistic perspective. For the publication series, see http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/topic_series_women_and_money_unique_issues

Family Nutrition in Action: May 2013 Issue

IN THIS ISSUE: ♦   Check out ChooseMyPlate.gov ♦   SuperTracker Tool ♦   Veggie Corner: Sweet Corn ♦   Recipe: Corn and Bean Medley