Entries by Joanna Peluso

There is Still Time to Enter Healthier Jupiter’s Student Film Contest!

Healthier Jupiter will be offering another year of the Student Film Contest! In 60 seconds or less student will tackle big-picture questions: making walking fun; encourage others to walk or walking safely in Jupiter. Contest Highlights: In 60 seconds or less (including credit page and Jupiter location where filmed), students will address one of the […]

A Walk & Talk Focused on Mind and Body

On Saturday, February 3rd at 8am, Healthier Jupiter partnered with Dr. Keith Cini, a Licensed Acupuncture Physician and Doctor of Oriental Medicine/Holistic Physician. Dr. Keith Cini has over 30 years of experience in healing and the martial arts. He offers classes and integrated therapies for whole body health at his center Agape Healing Arts Health & […]

Lighting the Way…Facilitating Behavior Change

This blog post is part of our new “Lighting the Way” Series where local community health experts share tips on living a healthy lifestyle. Enjoy our first post! *** I have been in the health and wellbeing profession for the over 30 years trying to motivate people to change their behaviors in order to lead […]

A Walk & Talk to Start off the New Year!

On Friday, January 5th, Healthier Jupiter partnered with Friends of Jonathan Dickinson State Park for a Walk & Talk at Jonathan Dickinson State Park. Our group of 34 met at the Kimbell Education Center, where we explored the interactive displays before setting off on our walk. Park rangers guided our group on a walk of […]

Healthy Holiday Tips!

During the Holidays when you are stressing about the perfect gift, or bouncing around from party to party it can be difficult to take time to eat healthy or add-in physical activity. However, we know it is important to stay healthy during the holidays. To help, Healthier Jupiter gathered tips and tricks from community members […]

Healthier Jupiter in the JTAA Holiday Parade

Healthier Jupiter’s Healthy Foods and Physical Fitness Subcommittee had the amazing idea of creating a team and a float for the Jupiter Tequesta Athletic Association (JTAA) Holiday Parade. With the support of our committee members, and their amazing family members, we were able to make that a reality. A total of 15 committee members, their […]

US-1 Corridor Study Updates

The Palm Beach County Transportation Planning Agency (TPA) (formerly Metropolitan Planning Organization or MPO) is leading a US-1 Multimodal Corridor Study that encompasses Palm Beach County’s US-1 Corridor from Camino Real in Boca Raton to Indiantown Road in Jupiter. The purpose of the study is to develop a plan to implement improved multimodal facilities along the corridor, […]

Low Fat Banana Vanilla Milk Shake

NOVEMBER HEALTHY RECIPE! Low Fat Banana Vanilla Milk Shake (1 Serving) 1/2 frozen banana 4 ounces of skim milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 ice cubes Sprig of mint or pinch of cinnamon Directions: Slice banana into chunks and place in blender. Mix skim milk and vanilla in a bowl. Add milk mixture into blender. […]

Healthier Jupiter Releases April-September 2017 Impact Report

Healthier Jupiter is entering our third year in a 5 year community-driven initiative designed to address health and quality of life issues from diabetes prevention and management to other areas of wellness. Our vision is that the Greater Jupiter community working together will support each person to live the healthiest life possible. We are working […]

A Morning of Healthy Tips at the Jupiter Farmers Market

This past Sunday, November 12th, Healthier Jupiter partnered with the Jupiter Farmers Market and Dr. Ken Grey, Acupuncture Physician (AP), Doctor of Oriental Medicine (DOM), for our November Walk & Talk. Dr. Grey presented on the healing choices for the season to best help your physical and mental health. He provided us with information about […]