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Tag: Family and Consumer Sciences

UF/IFAS Wakulla Extension Open House on June 23, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

[portfolio_slideshow] The growing season is here and there are some wonderful locally grown foods readily available.  Local gardens and orchards are bursting with fruits and vegetables. Locally produced, home grown fruits and vegetables have some very attractive features… Read More

UF/IFAS Wakulla Extension Office Open House June 23, 2012

The UF/IFAS Wakulla Extension Office is celebrating the Sesquicentennial of the Morrill Act, also known as the Land-Grant College Act with an open house on June 23, 2012. By Les Harrison Wakulla County Extension DIrector Read More About… Read More

Rethink Your Drink

By Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension When it comes to weight loss, there’s no lack of diets promising fast results.  There are low-carb diets, high-carb diets, low-fat diets,… Read More

Wakulla Extension Offers Fun, Free Events

Join us for fun events 4-H Summer Camps – (each camp has a fee) click here for more information (note: Survival 101 is full and Bachelor/Bachelorette is canceled) Do you need help with your finances? Call for a Master Money Mentor… Read More

Hurricane Preparedness Tips

By Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS TIPS  Please consider doing one small thing TODAY that would better prepare you for the threat of a hurricane coming… Read More

Child Poverty Increasing

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension When we think of poor children, the images of starving children across the world may come to mind. However…Read more about… Read More

How Family Environment Influences Teens

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Living with teenagers can be a fun, fulfilling and wonderful adventure. Read more about it. 

Teens and Sleep

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Keeping up with the daily schedule of a teenager can be exhausting. However, they are often the ones who are truly… Read More

10 Rules for Constructive Conflict

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Determing how we handle conflicts, whether constructively or destructively is a good way to see how functional or dysfunctional we are… Read More

Family Nutrition In Action – June 2012

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Do you know if you get enough calcium from the foods you eat? Calcium is one of the most important  nutrients that… Read More