Picnics

Food Safety 101: Dos And Don'ts For Summer Eating

Rose Reisman | Posted 06.20.2016 | Canada Living
Rose Reisman

The summer heat means heading outdoors for barbecues, picnics and patios. Having meals outdoors is one of the best parts of summer, but improperly prepared foods can affect our health. Health Canada states that between 11-13 million people have food poisoning yearly. Ensuring the safety of food can be especially challenging this time of year because of the rising temperatures.

Tips For Planning The Perfect Picnic In One Simple Chart

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 06.02.2016 | Canada Living

Planning and preparation are key.

How to Avoid Food Poisoning

Yummy Mummy Club | Posted 08.04.2012 | Canada Living
Yummy Mummy Club

It's barbecue and picnic season! It's a great time to enjoy delicious food and the outdoors with your family. However, you may also be in the company of some unwanted guests -- bacteria and bacterial toxins that grow on your food can cause food poisoning, something that often gets passed off as the stomach flu. Here are some tips to fight back!