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Category: Home Management

How to Make Social Distancing More Fun for Kids at Home

While we are all learning a new norm of how-to social distance ourselves, let’s try to find ways to make the best of it.  There are lots of activities we an still do with our family during this time. … Read More

During This Unprecedented Time of Social Distancing, Try Cooking With Your Kids

Many people are staying at home right now without a clue of what to do while social distancing due to the coronavirus.  Instead of looking at it as a disruption or inconvenience, let’s look at it as a… Read More

COVID-19 and UF/IFAS Extension

Updated 03/15/20 As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps. Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office… Read More

To Keto or Not to Keto…That Is the Question

You may have come across the term “keto” lately in conversation, or seen it on food packaging, recipes, and across social media. Pictures of fatty foods like bacon, cheese, and even butter in coffee. As with most topics… Read More

Living Their Best Life….at 4-H Camp Cherry Lake

For generations children have spent their summers at sleep away camps, trying new activities, such as swimming, archery, rec dance, and outdoor skills.  For some, they may refer to these moments at camp as a time when they… Read More

Raising Healthy Children- It’s a Family Affair

Raising healthy children sounds pretty simple:  Good nutrition and 60 minutes of physical activity a day protects kids from obesity, diabetes, and a host of chronic diseases later in life. These days though, health-conscious parents have to compete… Read More

Are You Using Your Generator Safely?

  Portable Generator Safety Tips Are you prepared for a power outage?  Whether it is from a storm or an unlikely incident, it is important to be prepared for the unexpected.  What do you do when your electricity… Read More