Category Archives: Family and Consumer Sciences

Recipe Resource

Here is a great printable recipe book with ideas of how the recipes work with MyPlate:  A Week with MyPlate Hope you enjoy it!

FREE Healthy Cooking School

Join us for a fun series of cooking and nutrition lessons!  Each time we meet, you’ll be tasting recipes and seeing them demonstrated live.  There is NO CHARGE for the four week series and you receive copies of all the recipes, handouts, and tastings.  In addition to teaching healthy cooking and nutrition that is appropriate for everyone, its’ also the perfect class for people with diabetes and their loved ones or caregivers. Class is held at Parkview Regional Hospital in Mexia.  Enter through the N0rth Entrance (next to… Read More →

Bi-Stone Child Care Conference in Mexia!

Come and join us for an exciting day of child care provider training! Date:  Saturday, October 5, 2013 Time:  7:45 am to 2 pm Where:  First United Methodist Church, 208 N Kaufman St, Mexia Sponsored by:  Texas A&M AgriLife Extension – Limestone County & Freestone County; First Methodist Preschool, Mexia; and Noah’s Ark Preschool, Fairfield. Fall 2013 Bi-Stone CCC Flyer

Food Challenge Boot Camp

Learn to Sew Workshop

Upcoming workshops for youth

Summer Youth Workshops Food Challenge Boot Camp, from 1:30 to 4:30 pm, August 6 & 7 Fashion Camp, from 1:30 to 4:30 pm, August 8 Learn to Sew Workshop, August 20 & 21, at either 8:00 – 11:00 am OR 1:30 – 4:30 pm Workshops will be very hands-on and a lot of fun.  Pre-registration is required for camps to ensure we have enough supplies and to check for food allergies and accommodations.  Payment can be made in advance or at the door. Food Challenge Registration Form Fashion Camp… Read More →

Childcare Conference on April 6th


Fashion Storyboard Workshop

Dinner Tonight! cooking school

Are you looking for new recipes?  Do you want to learn how to cook meals for the family that don’t take long? Then consider attending the Dinner Tonight! cooking school in Waco on February 4th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm – doors open at 5:00 pm! For more information, see the brochure / registration form 

Upcoming Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes classes