Eight members of Happy Homemakers FCE met at 7 p.m. on Jan. 22 at the home of Clarice Graves, hostess; with Jean Cooper serving as co-hostess.

Installation of incoming officers was held.

Officers for 2018 are Clarice Graves, president; Lizetta Stout, vice-president; Donna Smith, secretary; Jean Cooper, treasurer; Wanda Waggoner, public relations chairman and Karen Spoon, county council representative.

The lesson “Make Your Day a Little Smoother” was presented by Clarice Graves, followed by her sharing samples of recipes and suggestions for using a blender to make smoothies from a combination of fresh, frozen, canned and dried fruits and vegetables, nuts, herbs and spices.

Other healthy snack items were provided by Jean Cooper.

The next meeting will be Feb. 26 at the home of Lizetta Stout.