Dollars During Development

The Dollars During Development:  Teaching the Children in Your Care Essential Money Skills program will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 6:00-8:00 pm at the Chilton Public Library. This FREE program, presented by Calumet County UW-Extension Family Living Educator, Paula Hella, is being offered to child care providers, early childhood teacher, parent educators, and parents. […]

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Egg Safety Basics for Springtime Celebrations

Eggs are a familiar symbol of spring. They are one of nature’s most nutritious and economical foods and feature prominently at many spring holiday celebrations. A few basic steps will help ensure all your springtime recipes are “eggcellent” and food safe. According to Barbara Ingham, food science specialist with the University of Wisconsin-Extension, thorough cooking […]

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Check Your Free Credit Report to Build Financial Security

Month after month, incorrect information on credit reports is among the top consumer complaints to the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Complaints frequently revolve around the age of the debt listed on a credit report or debt that doesn’t belong to the individual. Other issues include delays in updating and correcting inaccurate records. Because […]

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Family Matters Newsletter_Mealtime Challenges

Do you have concerns about mealtimes in your household? This newsletter, featured in both English and Spanish, covers the following topics:   How to avoid arguing with children over food at every meal What to do if your child refuses to eat what is served How to tell if your child is eating well enough […]

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Pack a Safe Lunch 101

Back to School Food Safety Reminders by www.fightbac.org (Partnership for Food Safety Education)     When it’s back-to-school time, Fight BAC!® wants to remind parents and families across the country that the first important lesson of the school year is packing a safe lunch. All it takes is a quick refresher course: When it’s time […]

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