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Tag: Family and Consumer Sciences

Sustainable Living through Small Steps

Sustainable Living through Small Steps Wow, how my life has changed since I moved to Wakulla County. Surrounding myself with so many environmentally-conscious people and having sustainable living as one of the key issues being addressed by UF/IFAS,… Read More

Family Nutrition In Action – October Newsletter

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Wakulla County Extension FCS/EFNEP Agent II In this Issue: Healthy Foods can fit into Your Budget How to Save Money in Each Food Group Recipe: Vegetable Fried Rice Read Family Nutrition In Action…

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