Feeding Yourself After 50

Feeding Yourself After 50
1 sessions, 2 hours

Folks over fifty have unique nutritional requirements: we need more of certain nutrients, even as we’re facing dwindling appetites, decreased activity levels, and the challenge of cooking for one or two. It’s imperative to pack as much nutrition into our meals as possible. Come find out which foods give you the biggest nutritional bang for your buck, why freshness and soil health matter, why “grass time” makes for superior animal products, where to find this nutrient-dense bounty, how to buy it for less, and how to fit cooking into a busy lifestyle.

Eat Local for LessJulie_CastilloInstructor: Julie Castillo is a college anthropology instructor, children’s enrichment instructor, writing instructor, enrichment curriculum designer, entrepreneur, writer, and futurist. She holds an MA in sociocultural anthropology from Catholic University with a specialty in gender studies and ethnopsychology. Her current interests include development anthropology, human ecology, and poverty and affluence. She is fascinated by concepts of self and identity and frequently taps into literature, film, philosophy, and psychology in order to enhance her understanding. She loves books, movies, wildlife, adventure travel, and kayaking. Look for Julie’s new book Eat Local for Less by Ruka Press online and at your local bookstore.

ILR671 Feeding Yourself After 50
4-digit #: 3575
Monday, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, April 24
Location: FCC Conference Center/E123
Fee: $20

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