Guest Column: Sun Safety and Our Kids! LexFUN! has now joined the thousands of other organizations nationwide who have joined the “SunWise” Program! The SunWise Program is a national health education program sponsored by the EPA that teaches children and their caregivers sun safety and how to protect themselves from overexposure to the sun.  the goal of the SunWise Program? Unprotected exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays during youth puts children at an increased lifetime risk for skin cancer. Overexposure to the sun can also lead to eye damage and immune system suppression. By educating ourselves and our children about UV-related health effects and steps for sun protection, we can Continue Reading
Alaskan Halibut Tacos Ingredients 2lb halibut steaks 2t canola oil salt pepper taco seasoning (your favorite or homemade) 20-24 small white corn tortillas 2c shredded cabbage 1/2c cilantro, chopped 1 bunch green onions, sliced 1 ripe avocado, sliced salsa lemon or lime wedges For Crema: 1/2c sour cream (I use lite) 2-3T milk, for thinning juice of half a lime 1-2t hot sauce, depending on how spicy you like it (like Tapatio) 1t taco seasoning salt to taste Instructions For Crema: In a small bowl whisk together sour cream, milk, lime juice, hot sauce, taco seasoning and salt. Cream should be thin enough to drizzle. Set aside. For Halibut: Heat a skillet to medium heat. Swirl the pan with canola oil. Pat the halibut dry with a paper Continue Reading
Kate DiCamillo Are you a fan of Kate DiCamillo’s Mercy Watson Books? Check out her new book “Leroy Ninker Saddles Up!” that arrives on shelves tomorrow. You’ll find big dreams, some silliness, and lots of love inside, and maybe even see a few familiar faces.  Kate DiCamillo (Author), Chris Van Dusen (Illustrator) -from Elephant’s Trunk Bookshop, 1764 Mass Ave, Lexington

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