Category Archives: Holidays

Now You’re Talking Turkey! Tips for Taking your Turkey to the Next Level.

By Cecelia Wilken, Current ASU Nutrition Student The holidays are approaching fast, and if you are like me, you’ve been planning your Thanksgiving meal for the last month. Thanksgiving has always held a close place in my heart. I grew … Continue reading

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Re-vamp your Family’s Sweet Potato Casserole

By Jessica Brick, Current U of A Dietetic Intern   Holiday time is here, which means its time to get ready for family gatherings! Nothing gets the family more excited than getting together and sharing a meal together. So why … Continue reading

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Making Tamales: The Beginnings of a Holiday Family Tradition

By Cecelia Wilken, Current ASU Nutrition Student One of the tell-tell signs that the holidays are approaching in Central Phoenix are tamales. I have vague childhood memories of my day-care provider’s family huddled around tables stacked high with ingredients. The … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins

By Noor Nouaillati, Recent ASU Nutrition Student   It’s that time of year where all the grocery stores, coffee shops and even on campus are bringing back pumpkin spice latte. Pumpkin desserts and pumpkin drinks have always been an all-time … Continue reading

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The Do’s and Don’t of Your Valentine Weekend

By Bailey Roden, Arizona Farm Bureau Intern The day that every hopeless romantic waits on is quickly approaching.  That’s right you guessed it! I’m talking about Valentine’s Day. If you haven’t noticed there’s a lot of pressure to turn a … Continue reading

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