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Kids Go Hungry Over the Summer When School Is Out: What You Can Do

Summer vacation is usually thought about as a time when kids rejoice since they no longer have classes to attend, and they are free to enjoy the warm weather, play, and have fun with their friends. For many children, however, … Continue reading

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Post Office’s Stamp Out Hunger Day to Help Food Banks

Each year, the second Saturday in May turns out to be the largest single-day food drive in the US. Letter carriers in over 10,000 cities across the nation will be collecting food today, May 10, 2014, from the homes of … Continue reading

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What Items Food Banks Want and Need

(Photo courtesy of Snohomish County)Now that the holiday season is long over, a lot of people forget about donating food to their local food banks. This is a shame because now is the time they really need those food donations. … Continue reading

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The Easiest Ways to Save on Food

I’m frequently asked about the best ways to save on food. There are many ways, including coupons, shopping the sales, buying store brands, and buying in bulk. But if you want to know the easiest way to save on food, … Continue reading

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Penny Experiment

Each time that I sit down to write an article, I never really know how it will turn out or whether it will be published. That sense of unknowing always takes me back to junior high school when I was … Continue reading

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