Summertime has finally arrived! With that brings hot temperatures, picnicking outdoors and various road trips. One thing you do not want to bring along with your adventures is foodborne illness! Food poisoning occurs by eating or drinking something that is contaminated with various bacteria, viruses and parasites – or their toxins.
Corvallis Clinic Health Information Blog
Guess what’s fun to do this time of year…and includes healthy eating? Shopping at your local farmers’ markets, of course! There are just fewer than 8,000 farmers’ markets in the United States. This is a fabulous way to buy fresh local food, put money back into your community, and help the environment!
If you are looking for something new and different to plant this season, or to put on your list for next year’s garden, you may want to consider grafted tomatoes.
With Memorial weekend just around the corner, hopefully you have read my last blog about how to get your barbecue primed and ready for grilling season. This is monumentally important before you begin your outdoor culinary ventures as it can facilitate even cooking and enhance overall flavor. If so, grab your tongs as it’s now […]
Food & Fitness Fundamentals Did you realize that 93 percent of Americans eat at least one slice of pizza per month, and that 350 slices of pizza are eaten every second? For fun and interesting facts found about pizza, click here Taking the initiative to create your own pizza allows for the opportunity to use […]