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What’s in/NOT in Your Food - Mobile Apps/Online Resources Can Help

What’s in/NOT in Your Food - Mobile Apps/Online Resources Can Help

Posted by: Ellen Schuster, BA, MS on Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Article originally appears in the September 27, 2018 issue of the SNEB eCommunicator. What’s in food is important to consumers and sometimes what’s NOT in food is of more concern. Ingredient lists don’t always tell the ...

Misleading Food Package Claims

Misleading Food Package Claims

Posted by: Ellen Schuster, BA, MS on Monday, September 17, 2018

Article originally appears in the September 13 issue of the SNEB eCommunicator. There are too many misleading food package marketing claims to contain in one place. This article focuses on two...the first, ‘made with’ claims, ...

Communicate and be Understood - Top 10 Clear Writing/Speaking Tips (and more!)

Communicate and be Understood - Top 10 Clear Writing/Speaking Tips (and more!)

Posted by: Ellen Schuster, BA, MS on Monday, September 10, 2018

Article originally appears in the August 30, 2018 issue of the SNEB eCommunicator. It has many names - low literacy, readable, plain/clear language (my preference, reader-friendly) but one goal - communicating clearly. We often point to ...

Honor Native Lands: Resolution to open all SNEB public events, conferences and gatherings with acknowledgment of the traditional Native inhabitants of the land

Posted by: Kayla Jenkins on Thursday, August 30, 2018

Title: Honor Native Lands: Resolution to open all SNEB public events, conferences and gatherings with acknowledgment of the traditional Native inhabitants of the land Date: 8/01/2018 Proposed Resolution: “For more than five ...

Stop! Read This Before Food Shopping Online

Stop! Read This Before Food Shopping Online

Posted by: Ellen Schuster, BA, MS on Monday, August 20, 2018

Article originally appears in the August 16, 2018 issue of the SNEB eCommunicator. Think you know about online food shopping? If you think fees, membership dues or speedy delivery are the only factors to consider, read on! (Note: This ...

Can We Eat Healthfully at the Fair? Yes, Yes We Can

Can We Eat Healthfully at the Fair? Yes, Yes We Can

Posted by: Ellen Schuster, BA, MS on Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Article originally appears in the August 2, 2018 issue of the SNEB eCommunicator. It’s that time of year when many states hold their state (or county) fair. Deep-fried foods often make the headlines yet there are enticing and ...

Follow-up from Conference Dialogue Now Session with Learning ZoneXpress

Follow-up from Conference Dialogue Now Session with Learning ZoneXpress

Posted by: Mary Beth Anderson, Learning ZoneXpress on Monday, August 6, 2018

Thanks to everyone who joined the Learning ZoneXpress team for the Dialogue Now session, “Signs, Signs, Everywhere a Sign!” at the 2018 SNEB Conference in our home state of Minnesota. For those of you who missed it, Learning ...

SuperTracker is Gone, Now What?

SuperTracker is Gone, Now What?

Posted by: Ellen Schuster, BA, MS on Thursday, July 26, 2018

Article originally appears in the July 19, 2018 issue of the SNEB eCommunicator. The USDA discontinued SuperTracker on June 30, 2018. Begun in 2011, SuperTracker had 27 million users including registered dietitian nutritionists, students ...

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