June 15: Nutrition by Mia, Six-Ingredient Gluten Free Cherry Crisp & Dark Chocolate Cherry Oatmeal Cookies
Mia Syn is a national on-air nutrition expert, host of Good Food Friday on ABC News 4, and has helped millions of viewers, readers, and clients develop healthier, sustainable eating habits. She has a master’s degree in human nutrition from Columbia University. Originally from the San Francisco Bay area, she is currently living in Charleston, SC. Syn will be sharing easy and healthy ways to incorporate cherries into healthy family friendly treats.
June 16: Superfresh Growers Cherry Orchard Tour with Dave Gleason
Dave Gleason, horticulturist and proprietary variety developer, and Cat Gipe-Stewart, communications manager, will walk through a Yakima Valley, WA, cherry orchard sharing how geography and elevation affects harvest timing, how cherries are hand-harvested, and answering questions from the audience.
June 17: Peaches to Pearls, Blueberry Nutrition & Greek Yogurt Blueberry Muffins
Luisa Hammett, holds a master’s degree in clinical nutrition, and is a pediatric gastrointestinal dietitian. She guides families on making smart and healthy decisions while grocery shopping. Hammett was born in Colombia, South America. She now lives in Atlanta and has a small hobby chicken farm in her backyard. She will be discussing blueberry nutrition while sharing an easy Greek Yogurt Blueberry Muffin recipe, an ideal breakfast on the go because they are loaded with protein, fiber, and antioxidants.