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Health and Nutrition

Tips for Staying Hydrated in the Summer Months

The summers in the Southeast are hot and humid. While this is not a new revelation, athletes and active individuals should make extra effort to stay hydrated.…

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vanilla ice cream with sliced strawberries

Recipe Blog Posts

Top It Off

July is National Ice Cream month and I cannot think of a more appropriate time to celebrate this delicious dairy dessert. On a sweltering summer day, nothing h…

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Health and Nutrition

Summer Friends: Flavor and Nutrition

Summer is here—the season when multiple studies tell us that schoolchildren gain the most weight. I can’t understand why: my kids are doing all the same th…

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Health and Nutrition

Tennessee Welcomes the Great American Milk Drive

June is Dairy Month, a time to honor dairy farmers who work hard every day to produce milk, a wholesome and nutritious product that can be found in households…

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strawberry ice cream with chocolate sauce

Recipe Blog Posts

Keep Ice Cream a Tradition

‘Who wants ice cream?’ is a question most people anticipate at a backyard barbeque or summer event. Americans love ice cream. It is reported that 87 percen…

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