Kids

Recently I attended the Sonoma Heirloom Exhibition. My decision to go was based on two reasons: 1) Any visit to a farmer's market in Sonoma or Santa Rosa yields the most beautiful local-grown produce, consistently on every trip. This image was photographed by me from items I picked at...
 
Food and Health

The Environmental Working Group analyzes pesticide residue testing data from the USDA and the FDA to develop an annual list of the 12 fruits and vegetables that are most likely to be contaminated with pesticide residues that may be harmful to health. That’s the dirty dozen. They also have a list of the “clean fifteen,” which are the foods that are least likely to be contaminated.
 
Food and Health

If you’re looking for a new way to enjoy a meaty texture in your meals without actually using meat, check out jackfruit!
 
Food and Health

Here are the best news and update articles from 2017. You do have to be a member to read the 23 full stories that are linked below but we have a recap of each story which makes a great overview of the main research and updates for the year of...
 

Putting together a comprehensive and engaging cooking demonstration is hard work -- but that's about to change.
 

These fun and educational incentives make the perfect prizes, rewards, awards, and gifts for health and wellness promotion. Set them up at your next wellness fair, nutrition class, or company raffle.
 
Cooking, Food and Health

It is always great to attend the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics #FNCE or Food and Nutrition Conference and Exposition for dietitians. This year's FNCE was held in the home office city of Chicago and was very enjoyable. I find it very interesting to see all of the food manufacturers' booths with their new products ... FNCE 2017 – Subtractions and Additions