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Home Composting: Put Your Scraps to Use

Celebrate Earth Day by starting your own compost pile! Composting is a magical process. Given time, kitchen scraps, grass clippings, shredded paper or leaves can yield this black gold soil.

When money is tight and time is short, it may seem difficult to maintain a healthy diet. But mealtime doesn't have to be costly, complicated, or unhealthy: eating right can be affordable, convenient and nutritious.

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    Grow Your Own Food

    Gardening is a fun physical activity, providing you with great tasting produce and, ultimately, saves you many trips to the store. Read More

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    Home Composting: Put Your Scraps to Use

    Holly Larson, MS, RD

    Celebrate Earth Day by starting your own compost pile! Composting is a magical process. Given time, kitchen scraps, grass clippings, shredded paper or leaves can yield this black gold soil. Read More

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    Eating Right When Money's Tight

    Jackie Newgent, RDN, CDN

    Eating well can fit well within anyone's budget. Just like anything, all it takes is a little advance planning. Guys, that includes you. Read More

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    10 Tips for Eating Right Affordably

    U.S. food prices continue to rise and shoppers are challenged to find more economical ways to buy groceries and prepare healthy meals. Here are 10 tips for stretching your food dollar. Read More

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    Eat Right, Affordably

    When money is tight and time is short, it may seem difficult to maintain a healthy diet. But eating right can be affordable, convenient and nutritious with a small amount of advanced planning. Read More