go.osu.edu/supermarketsmarts Presented by Carol Smathers, MS, MPH & Jenny Lobb, MPH, RD, LD This webinar includes various tips to take the stress out of grocery shopping, save money at the grocery store and overcome the allure of persuasive marketing.
August 7-13, 2016 is the second annual Local Foods Week in Ohio! There are many ways to celebrate Local Foods Week. One popular way is to visit a farmer’s market or farm stand. If you have never been to a farmer’s market, use a local foods directory to find a market near you. Then, as […]
Planning to buy clothes, school supplies, or school instructional materials? If so, mark your calendar for August 5-7, 2016. These dates have been designated as Ohio Sales Tax Holiday dates for 2016. Senate bill 264 enacted a sales tax holiday to occur in 2016. It starts at midnight on August 5 and ends at midnight […]
It’s wedding season! I love browsing the greeting card aisles, reading each to find the perfect wedding day expression for friends tying the knot. Most of the options – in some heartfelt way – include wishes for a lifetime of happiness. It’s a fitting wish for newlyweds, but how does it come true? There has […]
OSU Extension specialists have been taking a “smoothie bike” –a stationary bike with a blender powered by pedaling—to trainings and events around Ohio. Both kids and adults love creating recipe combinations and revving up the blender. Dozens of smoothie batches have been created, and each one was declared delicious! The smoothie bike activity has great […]
A recent participant in my parenting class called and asked at what age children learn to swear and if there was a way to stop it? What instantly came to mind is how children learn language, any language; by hearing it and repeating it. Babies younger than a year are great imitators. If you smile, […]