Whip Up Some Scary Good Snacks for Your Little Goblins

Whip Up Some Scary Good Snacks for Your Little Goblins

Halloween is almost upon us, and while everyone enjoys a good scare, some holiday goodies are downright frightening when it comes to the nutrition label. If you’re planning a Halloween party for little ones, there’s nothing to fear: we’ve gathered up some fun and healthier snack options that are sure to please even the scariest …

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Love of Dairy Farming Leads to Lifelong Career

Love of Dairy Farming Leads to Lifelong Career

There’s a saying, “Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.”  It rings true for Gary Wheelock, the recently retired CEO of New England Dairy & Food Council and New England Dairy Promotion Board.  We asked Gary what made his 27 years of service so special and why he believes so …

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3 Warm Breads to Take Away the Winter Chill

3 Warm Breads to Take Away the Winter Chill

As a dietetic intern with a sweet tooth, I have found making quick breads to be a great way to satisfy cravings while sneaking in some extra fruit and veggies. Zucchini and banana bread are popular, but the key ingredients can’t be purchased fresh or locally this time of year. I tried mixing it up …

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Tasty & Healthy Breakfast Eats!

Tasty & Healthy Breakfast Eats!

This week’s blog post comes from our New England Dairy & Food Council intern Kayla Arouchon. Do you ever lie in bed in the morning and think, how will I get through this day? Well, you can and you will! One small piece to jump-starting you morning that is essential for you AND your kids—breakfast. I know, …

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Why Milk is My Backbone

Why Milk is My Backbone

We are so proud of our New England Dairy & Food Council intern Elle Purrier who just returned from the U.S. Trials for the 3,000-meter steeplechase! Purrier is an undergraduate student at University of New Hampshire in the Nutrition and Wellness program. She is from Montgomery, Vermont where she grew up on her family’s dairy farm. She is this …

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