Food and Health, MyPlate

Now that summer is in full swing, it’s time to dig into the lessons of MyPlate! Let’s see how these ideas can inform a healthy eating pattern at this time of year…
 

Health fair prizes or incentives can move games, presentations, and activities from good to great!
 

Looking for compelling nutrition posters to brighten your walls with motivation and education? You have come to the right place!
 
Cooking, Kids

Iced tea is a beverage that can either be an integral part of a healthy eating pattern or a sneaky source of added sugars and empty calories. Celebrating Iced Tea Month offers a fantastic opportunity to help your audience rethink their drinks, leading them to make healthier choices that are lower in added sugars.
Cooking, Prevention

There are lots of ways to add flavor to iced tea without sugar, but many people still think of it as a bitter and unpalatable drink. End the misconceptions by demonstrating just how easy it is to make delicious iced tea at home...


Links to the June 2016 Issue: Bad "Good" HDL Cholesterol – by James J. Kenney PhD, FACN Web Links for Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month – by Judy Doherty, PC II Recipe: Salad with Shaved Carrots and Beets – by Judy Doherty, PC II Recipe: Endlessly Adaptable Fruit Plate – by Judy Doherty, PC...
Kids, MyPlate

Here are some of my favorite resources for presentations, email blasts, recipes, games, and infographics that highlight fresh fruits and vegetables...