Make sure you stay safe with your holiday weekend cook outs!

Who doesn’t like to start the summer with an old fashion Memorial Day cookout!  But, make sure your guests don’t leave your party with more than fond memories of a good burger and game of horseshoes.

Although no one likes to talk about it!  Food borne illness happens more from individual homes then restaurants.  The Partnership for Food Safety – FightBac.org is a great place for simple tips to keep your family food safe.  Here is a great article from their site specifically for grilling precautions.

Here are my BIG top 2 –
WASH YOUR HANDS, often! 
Don’t put cooked meat where raw meat has been! 

They have a few more …

http://www.fightbac.org/safe-food-handling/safety-in-all-seasons/132-grill-master