With a husband and two active teenage daughters, Kelly Radi (BLEND Program Specialist and NuVal Educator), is passionate about food, nutrition and feeding her family. She is on a mission to teach folks in Central MN about NuVal. Every week she is out and about talking to communities, civic groups, schools, and Coborn’s patrons to share how NuVal helps simplify grocery shopping and promotes healthy eating.
When she’s not out in the community she’s at her desk writing her bi-weekly blog ” Peek Into Kelly’s…” Here is where she tells us more about NuVal and how she uses the system in her everyday life. So, take a peek into one of Kelly’s blogs…we know you’ll love what you read!Learn More
BLEND is proud to be the race day sponsor for the 2013 SARTELL APPLE KIDS DUATHLON, which will be held on Friday, May 24, 2013 in Sartell, MN. The Apple Kids popularity continues to grow as word of this exciting Run.Bike.Run. event spreads throughout the state. This event is part of the BLEND Fit Kids Club Series!
The Apple Kids race has chip timing, a cool tech shirt, post-race food and drink, awesome awards, door prizes, and more!Learn More
We’ve posted all the photos from the Earth Day Run – BLEND Events. A big THANK YOU to everyone who came out to the Kids Health and Fitness Expo and the 1K Youth Run. We hope you enjoyed the day as much as we did!
Photos courtesy of Bailey Hollencamp.Learn More
On Sunday, April 21 – BLEND proudly accepted the 2013 Sustainability Award from St. Cloud Mayor, Dave Kleis and the St. Cloud Area Sustainability Committee. The aim of this award is to recognize individuals, organizations, institutions, businesses or projects that encourage or demonstrate the successful implementation of sustainability in Central Minnesota and serves as an inspiration for others to do the same.
The awards are designed to inspire innovation, showcase impact, and reward leadership and promote educations around the goals of the Framework Plan.Learn More
The BLEND 1K Youth Run at Earth Day Run officially kicked-off the 2013 Fit Kids Club Series. In our 4th year, BLEND is committed to – and has endorsed – 18 race events throughout Central MN. From Little Falls and Brainerd to Hutchinson, Freeport and Sartell – we are certain this year’s race line-up has something for everyone.
No need to register with BLEND to take part in the series. BLEND staff will be working with race directors to acquire the names of all registered kids (14 years and younger).Learn More