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June is fresh fruit and vegetable month. It is the best time to celebrate fruits and vegetables because grocery stores, farmer’s markets and road-side produce stands are filling up with an abundance of seasonal favorites like tomatoes, melons, strawberries, lettuce and squash. Challenge you and your family to a...
 
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Victoria Shanta Retelny, RD,  has a great strategy for shopping when you don’t have time to plan meals or make a list - it is what she calls 3 simple changes that can make a big difference: Monitor your salt intake. Check labels for sodium and shoot for nothing...
 
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Compare costs: We prepared a menu for a week’s worth of groceries and the meals you can make from them. One of our strategies was to roast one or two chickens and serve a roasted chicken one night and various meals on the following nights that used the leftover roasted chicken. We bet you didn’t ... Cooking 6 Meals At Home Can Save Over 1800 Calories Plus A Week?s Worth of Groceries!
 
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Who isn’t looking for the opportunity to save a little money at the grocery store these days? The American diet typically revolves around the protein portion of the meal which contributes to a large portion of our total grocery bill. Is there a way to save more in this...
 
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To eat healthier and get everyone in your house doing the same, be a clever grocer in your own home. Here is how: • Stock up on seasonal produce items that have great eye appeal and good prices. This means fresh fruits and vegetables! It can also mean fun...