UACES Facebook FCS Tips - August 2017

FCS Tips - August 2017

 

Date Article
August 2, 2017

Melons - A Cool Delicious Treat When the Weather Gets Hot

Nothing tastes better on a hot summer day than a sweet, juicy melon. Learn how to choose a ripe melon and also how to store them once they've been cut.

 August 9, 2017

Avoid the Dreaded Freshman Fifteen

The freshman 15 is said to be the average amount of weight gained during the freshman year. Combine freedom from parents and meal plans where students are in control and you have a recipe for disaster on your waistline.

 August 16, 2017

Drink Plenty of Fluids to Prevent Dehydration

Whether it's mowing the lawn, working in the garden, baling hay or two-a-day sports practice, we spend a lot of time outdoors in the summer months and need fluids to keep our bodies properly cooled. Without ample water, you might experience muscle cramps, heat exhaustion, or heat stroke.

 August 30, 2017

Freezing Eggs to Keep Them Longer

Did you find eggs on sale and wish you could buy several to keep for later use? You can! Learn how to freeze eggs.