In partnership with Iowa State’s College of Human Sciences, Human Sciences Extension and Outreach engages you through research-based education, empowering you to live your best life. Our education helps you become closer to family, raise healthy children, talk with your teens, improve relationships, enjoy a lifetime full of memories, save more money, live a healthy life, have access to trusted resources, and care for yourself and others. We invite you to join us in person, virtually, or on-line! Parenting Tips and Resources Words on Wellness Newsletter January 2023 WOW NewsletterFebruary 2023 WOW NewsletterMarch 2023 WOW NewsletterApril 2023 WOW NewsletterMay 2023 WOW NewsletterJune 2023 WOW NewsletterJuly 2023 WOW NewsletterAugust 2023 WOW Newsletter Regions 11, 12, 20 Newsletter January 2023 NewsletterFebruary 2023 NewsletterMarch 2023 NewsletterApril 2023 NewsletterMay 2023 NewsletterJune 2023 NewsletterJuly 2023 NewsletterAugust 2023 Newsletter The Science of Parenting Thu, 09/21/2023 - 10:00 Custody, Kinship Care, and Co-Parenting When we share the responsibilities of caring for children with other adults, it comes with opportunities and challenges… Thu, 09/14/2023 - 22:00 Parenting Amid Threats to Safety Ideally, every family and child would have a safe and consistent home environment. When that’s not the case, parents are often… Thu, 09/07/2023 - 10:00 Good Enough Parenting When facing competing demands and difficult situations, sometimes we have to settle for “good enough parenting”. What does it… Wellness Tue, 09/19/2023 - 03:00 Tracking Food Costs Costs are up! Consider tracking food expenses to learn where your money is going. Use an online app or the old-fashioned pen… Tue, 09/12/2023 - 03:00 Roasted Vegetables and Kielbasa Serving Size: 1 1/2 cups | Serves: 4 Ingredients: Directions: Nutrition information per serving:250 calories, 12g total… Tue, 09/05/2023 - 03:00 For a Safe Plate, Do Not Cross-Contaminate September is Food Safety Education Month. This year the focus is preventing cross contamination.