We are working hard to roll out a summer social marketing program through the Family Nutrition Program (FNP). It is a campaign we have used in the past entitled Live Like Your Life Depends On It. This campaign was originally developed ten years ago … Continue reading Live Like Your Life Depends On It
I usually sit down and write Monday’s entry ahead of time. Well, I hate to say it but it is after 10pm on Sunday and I’m just sitting down to write. I’m actually in Carver-Hawkeye Arena watching the post Olympic Trials photo sessions and … Continue reading Follow Your Dreams
Spring is a wonderful time of year. It is a time of rebirth and renewal. I love seeing the trees and flowers beginning to bloom. This week we had to begin mowing our lawn….yes, that means we will now have a new weekly task … Continue reading Spring is Blooming
I often spend my days reflecting on who is our next generation of learner and how we should best be providing education to them. Extension has a rich history of hands-on face-to-face education. We have also published numerous print publications to reinforce our educational messages. … Continue reading Who is the new Extension learner and how will we reach them?
I don’t know where 2016 has gone, yesterday was the first day of spring….wasn’t it just New Year’s Day? I enjoy spring because it’s a time of renewal and rebirth….basically your annual “do over.” Each year at this time, the grass begins to green, flowers … Continue reading Spring Cleaning
Do you ever take time to reflect about what legacy you’re leaving? I believe many of us don’t. We often get so wrapped up in the moment we don’t step back and see the larger picture…the long term goal, the overall mission. Do you … Continue reading What will your legacy be?
Sometimes when someone tells you to “Take a Deep Breath” it has a negative connotation. Today, I telling you to do just that but in the most positive sense. Dr Herbert Benson, a Founding Trustee of the American Institute of Stress discovered that to most … Continue reading Take a Deep Breath