Tag: Family and Consumer Sciences

Television & Attention Problems

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Wakulla County Extension FCS/EFNEP Agent II   By Diana Converse Many parents at one time or another have put a young child in front of a television for a few minutes of household peace…. Read More

Managing Your Flow Of Cash In An Online World

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Wakulla County Extension FCS/EFNEP Agent II There are many websites that can assist you in learning to take control of your money.  You can chosse the program that fits your style.  You have the… Read More

Financial Decisions

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Wakulla County Extension FCS/EFNEP Agent II University of Florida’s Money Mentor Coordinator, Brandon Peterson shared this incite: Read Mastering Money Mentors…

Family Nutrition In Action – September Newsletter

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Wakulla County Extension FCS/EFNEP Agent II In this Issue: What is a Nutrient? Follow Food Through the Body Nourish Your Body Well Read Family Nutrition In Action…

UF/IFAS Specialist Weigh In On Lean, Finely-Textured Beef (Pink Slime)

Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Meat Science Specialists felt that they should respond to the controversial Pink Slim issue that surfaced several months ago on the national news. … Read More

Tempted to Get A Tattoo? Learn How to Reduce Your Risk of Infection

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson UF/IFAS Wakulla Extension FYCS/EFNEP Agent II Tempted to get a tattoo? Learn how to reduce your risk of infection Tempted to get a tattoo? Contaminated tattoo ink can cause potentially serious infections. Even if… Read More

Replacing Lost or Damaged Documents

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson UF/ IFAS Wakulla Extension FCS/ EFNEP Agent Birth Certificates Florida Birth Certificates 1. The process for applying for a birth certificate can be found at the Florida Department of Health (DOH) website. Access online… Read More

Electrical Systems and Appliances – Cleaning and Odor Removal

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson UF/ IFAS Wakulla Extension FCS/ EFNEP Agent An electrician or another person competent in electronics should check your electrical system and appliances before you try to use them. You can ask your power supplier… Read More