Kim – The Kitchen Detective

Coborn's Blog: The Kitchen Detective

Food safety tips and tricks

Since graduating college with a bachelor’s degree in Dietetics and becoming a Registered Dietitian; the primary focus of Kim’s positions have been in food safety. She is a Certified Food Manager and a Certified ServSafe Instructor. Kim has been with Coborn’s since 1994 and held her current Food Safety Manager position since 1998.


Recent Blogs:

The Truth About the 5 Second Rule

Hi Everyone! My topic for today’s blog is the “5 Second Rule”. I think at some point in time we all have either given into the 5 second rule and/or at least contemplated it, right?  I, myself, can say that is true. Saying to myself… “Really, what could possibly be wrong with this, it was only […]Read More »

Best If Used By, Use By, Sell By, What Do They Mean?

Food Safety Basket  Do you ever wonder when you’re grocery shopping “What do those dates on the packages actually mean”?  It’s important to understand the phrases, “Best if Used By”, “Sell By” and “Use By”… What are these dates telling us??  Well, let me help explain. Product dating is truly up to each manufacturer. Federal regulations actually […]Read More »

Food Safety: During and After a Power Outage

Food Safety: During and After a Power Outage - www.cobornsblog.comHi again! It appears the warm weather may finally be starting to show itself. Yay! Soon the flowers will be blooming and… unfortunately, the skies booming. Inevitably with warm weather comes the chance for severe thunderstorms and potential power outages. With that said, what can be done to ensure our food is safe during a […]Read More »

Cut Down on Candy this Halloween

Cut Down On Candy this Halloween - www.cobornsblog.comHappy Halloween! It is now that scary time of year when ghosts and goblins visit our homes looking for treats.  But that’s not the scariest part……oh no, much scarier than the ghosts and goblins is the number of sweet treats that will now enter our homes.  Some ways to combat the “scariness” are to set […]Read More »

Packing a Food Safe Lunch for School

Tips for packing a food safe lunch for back to school. www.cobornsblog.comWell, it’s hard to say it’s time to start thinking about “Back to School”.  AND when you ask most children what their favorite thing about school is . . . what do they say??  Recess and LUNCH, right?! I’m here to share with you some tips on packing a safe lunch.  If you keep in […]Read More »

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