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Jan 20, 2020

If you don’t remember the last time you cleaned the kitchen from top to bottom, it’s time to give appliances, cabinets and drawers some attention. K-State Research and Extension food scientist Karen Blakeslee says this is also a good time to eliminate clutter and better organize your kitchen.

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Jan 13, 2020

Being mindful means being fully present without judgment. When it comes to eating, mindfulness helps amplify our body’s signals about when we’re hungry and when we’re full. Dr. Susan Albers, a clinical psychologist at the Cleveland Clinic, has several tips for making us more mindful when we eat. K-State Research...


Dec 16, 2019

Holiday gatherings for most families involve some small talk, lots of food and exchanging gifts. However, it can be so much more. K-State Research and Extension adult development and aging specialist Erin Yelland says holiday gatherings can also be a time for building memories, strengthening relationships, learning...


Dec 9, 2019

The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans recommends moving more, sitting less and getting children as young as three to be active. The guidelines also stress that any amount and any type of activity improves health. As cold weather begins to settle it and days get shorter, it’s often more difficult to be...


Dec 2, 2019

December 4th is not an official holiday. However, cookie lovers know that it’s National Cookie Day. The cookie has come a long way since Dutch bakers discovered them when they used small amounts of batter to test oven temperatures. However, making a cookie isn’t easy. In fact, there’s a lot of science involved. ...