(BPT) - Summer is the ideal time to host events at home with family and friends. But is your home ready for summer soirees? The kitchen is the heart of the home and where people naturally congregate, so it’s important it showcases your signature style and reflects the relaxed feeling of the summer season.
DENVER (AP) — Authorities say rapper ScHoolboy Q was in an SUV that was fired on after a concert at the popular Red Rocks outdoor amphitheater in Colorado but was not injured.
(Family Features) For many moms, the hours between after school and bedtime can feel like chaos. The juggling act of figuring out what's for dinner, helping with homework and getting kids to bed is made even more complicated by having to summon the energy and inspiration for quality family time - it is, without question, crunch time.
(BPT) - Between busy schedules and family member’s picky eating habits, it’s easy to fall into a cooking rut where you’re preparing the same five recipes every week. Break out of this cycle with a few easy tips that will have you exploring new flavors in no time.
(Family Features) From everyday snacking to entertaining at parties, Americans adore their snacks. So, it's no surprise that nearly 100 percent of Americans snack at least once every day, according to a recent survey conducted by the California Olive Committee.
(BPT) - Children everywhere look forward to the long sunny days of summer vacation, but not everything about being away from school is fun and games. Many children who rely on free or reduced cost meals during the school year are at risk of going hungry during the summer months.
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. -- As we head into the summer months, food is a major concern for many Suncoast students and their families. Nearly 50% of students in Sarasota County are on free or reduced lunch, with many only eating at school.
SARASOTA, FL- All Faiths Food Bank and the Sarasota County School District have partnered to provide food for students and their families during the summer by enhance existing programs and introducing new ones.
(Family Features) When it comes to offering specialized, one-on-one support and niche product offerings, nothing beats shopping with a locally-owned small business.
(Family Features) When it comes to teaching kids about healthy eating habits, there's no better classroom than the kitchen.
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. - As we first told a few weeks ago, a new study has found that tens of thousands of kids in Sarasota County are going without a huge necessity: food. Now local groups are teaming up with All Faiths Food Bank, hoping the community will step up to help this summer, when the need will be especially high.
More than 21,000 students in Sarasota County alone are on free or reduced lunch programs according to the school district.
As the economy continues to struggle, local schools may be the only source of food for vulnerable students.
(Family Features) Whether you’re preparing a quick breakfast for the family, feeding a crowd at dinner or looking for a light lunch for yourself, the key to a delicious, nutritious homemade meal is just minutes away thanks to the canned foods in your pantry.
(Family Features) With more than 42 million American women suffering from some form of heart disease, eating a heart-healthy diet has never been more important.
(Family Features) With the new year underway, there is a heavy focus around resolutions. Whether you are making a resolution to celebrate a fresh start or looking to make a change no matter the time of year, maintaining resolutions can be difficult. In fact, a recent survey from Bank of America found that 49 percent of respondents don’t make New Year’s resolutions because they prefer to set goals throughout the year.
(Family Features) "What's for dinner?" It's often the most dreaded question of the day. Between school, activities, work and life, there are nights the big dinner decision doesn't happen until the last possible minute.
Farm Share Breaks Records for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Collected in December. 3 Million Pounds of Nutritious Food Provided to Help Feed Florida’s Hungry.
If your scale is your worst enemy, it may be time to adopt a workable weight management strategy. A New Year is the perfect time to recommit oneself to health, wellness and shedding those extra pounds.
Many restaurants say they don't use it, but, that could be changing.Now the long shunned additive MSG might be making a comeback in restaurant kitchens.