Recipe of the Week – Oven Fried Yuca

A Tasty and Healthy recipe for all to enjoy, courtesy of Healthier Jupiter and El Sol, Jupiter’s Neighborhood Resource Center. These recipes were collected and published as part of the Healthier Jupiter Mini-Grant program. Oven-Fried Yuca 6 servings 1 pound fresh yuca (cassava), peeled and cut into 3-inch sections (or 1 pound peeled frozen yuca) nonstick […]

Recipe of the Week – Banana Bread

A Tasty and Healthy recipe for all to enjoy, courtesy of Healthier Jupiter and El Sol, Jupiter’s Neighborhood Resource Center. These recipes were collected and published as part of the Healthier Jupiter Mini-Grant program. Banana Bread 30 slices – (15 slices each loaf pan) 3⁄4 cup soft butter 8 ounces cream cheese 2 cups sugar 2 […]

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 & […]

Recipe of the Week – Ceviche

A Tasty and Healthy recipe for all to enjoy, courtesy of Healthier Jupiter and El Sol, Jupiter’s Neighborhood Resource Center. These recipes were collected and published as part of the Healthier Jupiter Mini-Grant program. Ceviche 2 servings 2 medium red onion- divided salt to taste 1 Peruvian yellow pepper 2 fillets of flounder, groupers and hake 2 […]

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 […]

Healthier Jupiter, Healthy Holiday Tips

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 […]

Healthier Jupiter Mini Grant Recipients

Healthier Jupiter Awards Eight $2500 Mini Grants to Local Not-for-Profit and Civic Organizations

Jupiter, FL – (December 6, 2017) –Healthier Jupiter, the community initiative founded to address health and quality of life issues starting with diabetes, recently awarded eight $2500 Mini Grants to deserving local not-for-profit and civic organizations. The goal of the Mini Grant Program is to engage the Greater Jupiter community in creating innovative approaches to […]