Insights & Actions for Healthy Living
Healthy Handwashing Tips from Detective Foodsafe®

Healthy Handwashing Tips from Detective Foodsafe®

Washing our hands –  we tend to take this simple procedure for granted but realize frequent and thorough handwashing is important. Tell the truth, how many of you watch food handlers when they are in the restroom with you to see if they really wash their hands before they go back to the food prep… Continue Reading

Kids in the Garden – Fun and Learning for All Ages!

Kids in the Garden – Fun and Learning for All Ages!

It is time to dig in the dirt and invite the kids to join the fun! Spring planting time has come! Parents and children are turning the ground, deciding on their favorite plants and getting the food growing. There are so many benefits for involving kids in the garden not just at school but at home… Continue Reading

Cleaning Techniques – What Should You Use for Food Safety

Cleaning Techniques – What Should You Use for Food Safety

One of the basic tenets of food safety, according to the United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA FSIS), is to clean. The fundamentals of food safety are  Clean   Separate   Cook   Chill It may seem as though cleaning the kitchen is fairly straightforward, but in reality there are many considerations to prevent foodborne… Continue Reading

Kitchen Updates for Food Safety — Detective Foodsafe® Tips

Kitchen Updates for Food Safety — Detective Foodsafe® Tips

Detective Foodsafe® doesn’t just help local restaurants with food safety violations but also is very concerned about what might be lurking in our kitchens at home. There are many things we can do to make our home food preparation safer for everyone who eats the food prepared there. Storing, handling and cooking food at home in… Continue Reading

Sandwich Generation Caregivers — Nutrition is Key to Health

Sandwich Generation Caregivers — Nutrition is Key to Health

During National Nutrition Month, awareness is increased about whether we are eating as well as we can for our personal health. Some of us find caring for our own nutrition a challenge with many obstacles to hurdle, especially for those who are family caregivers. Are you part of the sandwich generation? An adult who has… Continue Reading