Tag: Food

KIDS LOVE TO LEARN ABOUT FOODS

In cooperation with the afterschool program at the Shadeville Elementary school, a second cooking school series was held.  Through the leadership of Kim Ruiz, site director and Deb VanHorn, overall coordinator, ten young people (this time all girls)… Read More

Family Nutrition in Action: March/ April 2014 Issue

      IN THIS ISSUE: ♦ Check out ChooseMyPlate.gov ♦ Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right ♦ Add Flavor: Small Changes for a Big Difference ♦ The Corner Store: Oats ♦ Recipe: Oatmeal Pancakes

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

Fabulous Food Cooking Class: Cooking with Diabetes

If you have diabetes, eating right and managing your calorie and carbohydrate intake can be challenging. Learn practical ways to plan and prepare nutritiously balanced meals at home without adding extra sugar, sodium, or fat. Anyone that is… Read More

FABULOUS FOOD COOKING SCHOOL: Salsa Garden

Tomatoes abundant, onions overwhelming, and peppers aplenty?  Put them to good use making tasty salsas. Prepare new recipes and sample the results at the Salsa Garden class. Also included with this workshop are organic, container, and hydroponics gardening techniques to help you… 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  

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  

Preservation Workshops

Come Explore Extension! Lots of fun events will be happening at the Wakulla County Extension Office. We have up coming events in February, March, and April! These events will be hosted by our very own Shelley Swenson, Family… Read More

Family Nutrition in Action: Bonus Newsletter

Lose the Salt, but not the Flavor! Sodium Chloride, your common table salt, is needed by the body in small amounts. Most Americans, however, eat foods with more sodium than they need. High intakes of sodium can result in… Read More

Family Nutrition In Action

Cooking With Kids Cooking with your children may seem like a recipe for disaster! Don’t worry! Your children can help you in the kitchen when you give them small tasks. Cooking is a great way to spend some… Read More