Food

Smart eats for Summer

Whether hitting the road for a vacation, enjoying the great outdoors and warm weather or simply spending time with family and friends, your summer schedule is likely anything

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Food Inspections 6/20/16

Editor’s note: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department checks area licensed food establishments, including restaurants and food retailers. The Leader-Telegram

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Feed your fitness

Whether you’re a competitive sprinter chasing a new record or an everyday gym hound looking to get the most from your workout, seafood is among the best foods to

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Throw down on the grill this summer

Tired of the same old go-to grilling recipes? Shake up your backyard barbecue with fresh pork this summer. From tender ribs to mouth-watering tenderloins and juicy chops, the

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Food Inspections 6/6/16

Editor’s note: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department checks area licensed food establishments, including restaurants and food retailers. The Leader-Telegram

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Try out ‘plant powered nutrition’ options

In April, I attended the Wisconsin Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Conference in Wisconsin Dells. Registered dietitian Sharon Palmer was the speaker for one of the

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Food Inspections 5/31/16

Editor’s note: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department checks area licensed food establishments, including restaurants and food retailers. The Leader-Telegram

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Local programs aim to reduce food insecurity

Did you know that one in every five children in the Chippewa Valley has limited or uncertain access to nutritious foods for a healthy lifestyle?

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Food Inspections 4/24/16

Editor’s note: The Eau Claire City-County Health Department checks area licensed food establishments, including restaurants and food retailers. The Leader-Telegram

3 months ago
With mindful eating, it’s the thought that counts

So what’s the big hype these days with the catch phrase “mindful eating”?

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Are you getting enough vitamin D?

Many people know that sunlight is one of the best sources of vitamin D, but it can be difficult to get enough from sunshine alone during the winter months. This is especially

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Augusta Bakery honored

AUGUSTA — Augusta Bakery was named the 2016 Bakery Operation of the Year recently by the Wisconsin Bakers Association. 

4 months ago
Making the case for cast-iron skillets

If I could only have one tool from my kitchen, I’d choose my 16-inch cast-iron skillet, handed down from my grandfather to my mother to me, and no doubt at least 100

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Savor the flavor of Eating Right

With the recent release of the new U.S. dietary guidelines and March being National Nutrition Month it is a great time to take stock of your eating habits. 

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Pair wine with your favorite Girl Scout cookies

It’s Girl Scout cookie season. And even though the cookies can be pretty great crushed into milkshakes, straight out of the freezer or eaten just about anywhere, the

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