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What Are We Going to Order from Our NC CSAs?

This week will see not one, but two deliveries. The Produce Box is starting its season and our membership with Carolina Grown has been processed. We’re going to get all ...

Another Community Supported Agriculture Option in NC

With spring coming we’re looking forward to another season with The Produce Box. We found it to be a great buy for us – not only saving money, but improving our family’s menu ...

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Sign Up for The Produce Box This Season

The season is about to begin and if you’re in North Carolina, I highly recommend you check to see if The Produce Box is delivering in your area. They’re starting ...


Overwhelmed? 9 Ways to Simplify Your Kitchen

One of the biggest struggles I had with learning my way around ...

Stop! Don’t Buy That Knife Set

Knives can be one of the most expensive tools in your kitchen, ...
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14 Kitchen Tools I Can’t Live Without

We all know about the basic things—cutting boards, serving dishes, the right ...

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12 Tips to Stop Wasting Money on Food

Many of us might as well be grinding up dollar bills in our garbage disposals or tossing change in the trash, considering all the money we waste by not eating all the food we buy. Food waste translates into an estimated $1,350 to $2,275 in annual losses for a family of four, says the National […]

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Reducing Calories Without Losing the Flavor

Love Olive Garden? There’s a way you can save both money and calories without losing flavor. I add a degree of healthiness by replacing the sausage with chicken without changing the flavor of the dish. The secret is to make up for the spiciness lost by removing the sausage. First, here’s a link to the […]

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Easy Gourmet Meals

Most of us love dishes that are simple to make. We are tired from work or other activities and are very hungry. Fast food may be the most convenient option in these situations, but of course, they are not the healthiest. So we try to make something simple and tasty at home. However, we often […]

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Expanding Your Baby and Toddler’s Palette with Dips

One of our favorite things to do with our toddler is introduce new foods and flavors. Sometimes, though, little ones can be hesitant to try something different. However now can be the best time for toddlers to expand their palettes. The bright colors of vegetables and fruits can entice some of the pickiest eaters to […]

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Tips on Food and Wine Pairings

It’s no secret that drinking the right wine while dining enhances the flavor of the dish itself. The trick is to find the type of wine which will complement the dominant elements of a given meal. Basic guidelines by Food and Wine Pairing state that there are determinants to take into consideration before uncorking a […]

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