Category Archives: Hays County

It’s Grillin’ Time!

It’s officially summer in Texas, and that means it’s grilling season! Texans pride themselves on their grilling skills, but many grilled foods can be high in fat, sodium, and cholesterol, possibly leading to some serious heart damage. Here are some

It’s Grillin’ Time!

It’s officially summer in Texas, and that means it’s grilling season! Texans pride themselves on their grilling skills, but many grilled foods can be high in fat, sodium, and cholesterol, possibly leading to some serious heart damage. Here are some

Summer Fun on a Budget

Summer is a kid’s favorite season (well it could be a toss up with Christmas). School is out, the days are long and hot, and the rivers are cold. For three months, children get to just have a blast without

Summer Fun on a Budget

Summer is a kid’s favorite season (well it could be a toss up with Christmas). School is out, the days are long and hot, and the rivers are cold. For three months, children get to just have a blast without

Nutrition Education for All

What do children and seniors have in common? They are both often in need of community assistance. Children are taken care of and taught by their parents, teachers, coaches, and elders. Seniors are faced with their own set of challenges.

Nutrition Education for All

What do children and seniors have in common? They are both often in need of community assistance. Children are taken care of and taught by their parents, teachers, coaches, and elders. Seniors are faced with their own set of challenges.

Everyone Deserves Nutritious Food

Diet-related diseases like obesity, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease affect a growing number of Americans each year. They pose an even higher risk to those who cannot afford proper health care. For these individuals, the ability to manage disease

Everyone Deserves Nutritious Food

Diet-related diseases like obesity, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease affect a growing number of Americans each year. They pose an even higher risk to those who cannot afford proper health care. For these individuals, the ability to manage disease

Spring Harvest Healthy Food Drive Challenge

Spring is upon us, and with its beautiful warm weather comes all kinds of seasonal treats. The new leaves arrive on the trees, the grass is greener than ever, and the budding wildflowers are starting to bloom with radiant colors of

Spring Harvest Healthy Food Drive Challenge

Spring is upon us, and with its beautiful warm weather comes all kinds of seasonal treats. The new leaves arrive on the trees, the grass is greener than ever, and the budding wildflowers are starting to bloom with radiant colors of

Cheffing it up with the Hays County Food Bank

Last Tuesday, I had the opportunity to sit in on the Hays County Food Bank’s Get FED Cooking Class called Food Wise. Food Wise is a nutrition cooking class that was created by the Food Bank’s very own Nutrition and

Cheffing it up with the Hays County Food Bank

Last Tuesday, I had the opportunity to sit in on the Hays County Food Bank’s Get FED Cooking Class called Food Wise. Food Wise is a nutrition cooking class that was created by the Food Bank’s very own Nutrition and

HCFB Spring 2016 Communications Apprentice

Hays County Food Bank always has things happening daily. There’s a distribution weekly: Monday through Thursday and twice on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Last Tuesday was my second week as an intern for the food bank, and it was another eventful

HCFB Spring 2016 Communications Apprentice

Hays County Food Bank always has things happening daily. There’s a distribution weekly: Monday through Thursday and twice on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Last Tuesday was my second week as an intern for the food bank, and it was another eventful