Prevention, MyPlate

Lately, the USDA has been updating school nutrition policies and programs like crazy! Let's take a look at the most recent developments...
 

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

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

Every family has traditional holiday foods that show up on the table year after year. Instead of using the holidays as an excuse for high-fat, high-calorie feasting, use these five easy tips to remake your holiday favorites with good health in mind. Holiday Tip #1: Control Portions?Set the holiday table with your family’s heirloom china. ... The Gift of Health: Holiday Traditions Your Family will Love
Cooking

Share the gift of health with your friends and loved ones this Christmas by giving gifts that promote healthy eating and an active lifestyle. Here is a list of ideas to get you started: • Fill a basket with a variety of fresh fruit. Oranges, apples, bananas, kiwi, grapes, grapefruit, pineapple, and pears are good ... Fun & Healthy Gift Ideas
Cooking

Remember your friends and sweetheart on Valentine’s day with a gift for their heart. You will celebrate both Valentine’s Day and February as American Heart Month. The benefits received from giving something fitness or health related can be ongoing and plentiful. Small gifts are really big gifts when they...