On the go? Whether you’re on the road or need a snack in a hurry, gas stations and other convenience stores can offer quick options. Gas stations may be known for candy and soda, but they also have a number of healthful options to munch on. Here are 6 smart snacks you can find in […]
It is important to take care of our bodies by eating well and being active. It is also important to take care of our planet so that it can continue to provide us with a safe, plentiful place to live.
You’ve probably heard of the chicken sandwich war going on by now. People across the country are critiquing chicken sandwiches and taking sides—if they can get their hands on one. Well no need to wait in a drive-thru line only to be turned away when you find out that they already sold out.
Can you believe the first UGA football game of the 2019 season is less than two weeks away?! We’ve got a few recipes inspired by the return of our beloved Bulldogs to Sanford Stadium. Great for tailgates or for watching at home, these recipes are sure to get you in the football spirit!
Top 10 Reasons to Shop at a Farmers Market There are so many reasons to shop at a farmers market. Here are our top 10 favorite reasons! Freshly picked, in-season produce is at its peak in flavor and nutrition. Check out the Seasonal Produce Guide to learn what fruits and vegetables are in season. SNAP and WIC […]
When your child gets home from school, we know you want to give them something healthy. We also know you want something quick and easy! We’ve pulled together some healthful snack ideas that don’t require any preparation, some that can be quickly prepared, and one easy, adventurous option!
Table salt–the most common form of salt–is a combination of sodium and chloride. It’s used to preserve food and enhance flavor. However, it can also contribute to increased blood pressure. Check out these blogs about sodium and how it affects your blood pressure to learn more. There is a wonderful variety of seasonings and flavors […]
The third and final blog in our series about how to grow your own food indoors will cover growing microgreens. Note: growing microgreens is more technical than the previous blogs in the series due to necessary steps that reduce potential health risks.
In the second blog in our series about how to grow your own food indoors, we’ll be discussing green onions. Green onions, also called scallions, are great for adding flavor to soups, omelets, marinades, and more. We’ll show you how to grow your own green onions in less than 2 weeks!
Staying physically active can help protect your health and lower your risk for certain diseases. It’s recommended that adults spend 2.5 hours each week doing moderately intense activity (like fast walking) or 1 hour and 15 minutes of intense activity (like jogging or running).
Farmer’s market season is starting up and summer fruits and veggies are coming into season! We’re counting down five of our favorite salads perfect for those Southern summer days out on the porch. They are fresh, crunchy, and oh-so-tasty. Each recipe comes with its own salad dressing so that you are in control of the […]
With Easter right around the corner, eggs are getting a little more attention than usual. We’ll buy them, dye them, and hide them— but what about eating them the rest of the year? Let’s take a closer look at how eggs are a healthful choice year-round.