Category Archives: Healthy Eating

Summer Staples: Farm Fresh Melons, Corn, and More are Finally Here!

Photo: Mortimer Farms   By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   At least one good thing comes from the extreme Arizona summer heat: summer produce! Watermelons, cantaloupe, honeydew, sweet corn, and so much more have been flourishing on our Arizona … Continue reading

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Mexican Street Corn Salad

Photo: Six Sister’s Stuff   By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   My family loves doing cookouts in the summer. We usually focus on grilling the main dish and adding a few easy sides like watermelon and corn on the … Continue reading

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Watermelon “Cake”: A Healthy and Refreshing Summer Treat

Photo: My Food and Family blog by Kraft Heinz   By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   Looking for a creative way to serve watermelon at your next cookout? Look no further! Try making this recipe for watermelon “cake”; it’s … Continue reading

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Ultra-Processed Meat and It’s Chronic Disease Causing Properties

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   Have you ever heard that eating too many hot dogs causes cancer? I thought this was just one of those made-up things you hear as a kid, but as it turns out, eating … Continue reading

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Birthday Cakes For Every Diet

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   Celebrating your birthday can be frustrating when you can’t participate in its number one tradition: eating cake. Whether you have dietary restrictions or are sticking to a specific diet, cake is often categorized … Continue reading

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