Tag: cookouts

Barbecues, picnics and food safety

Barbecues, picnics and food safety

For many of us, summertime means lots of barbecues and picnics. Both are popular outdoor activities and are great ways to get together with family ...
Food on the Fourth–safe eating tips

Food on the Fourth–safe eating tips

Foodborne illness can be extremely dangerous—especially for pregnant women and young children. Symptoms, such as vomiting, diarrhea and fever, can bec ...
Memorial Day weekend food safety

Memorial Day weekend food safety

Memorial Day weekend is here and it is the unofficial start of summer--hooray! This weekend many of us will be going to cook-outs. Although these can ...
Picnic perils

Picnic perils

The 4th of July seems to be when summer BBQs abound. Grills get fired up and freezers are stocked with popsicles. It’s always great to kick back and r ...