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My Trip to the Food Pantry

I ran out of food this month. Honestly it was poor budgeting and trying to catch up on bills that caused it. I usually don’t run out so quickly. 892 more words

Mental Illness

Meijer, LPGA donate thousands to local food pantries

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Four West Michigan food pantries are getting thousands of dollars to help the people they passionately serve.

Meijer presented three of those pantries with $10,000 a piece. 177 more words


Some frugal tips to help other Mamas out!

For all the other frugal mamas out there, here are some tips to help you out. Some of you are already doing this, some of you may not. 604 more words


At the Food Pantry: From Volunteer to Client

This afternoon I read an essay from a divorced mom who wanted to address her need for food stamps. In the essay she wrote things that I related to, and as a matter of fact, I recently wrote my own essay about this kind of help.  741 more words

Life Observations

What's Going On Here?

If you are wondering what exactly is going on here, here’s where you will find out:


We are a Marist college class assigned to use social media to raise awareness around a concern or issue.   136 more words

Doing good with food on the Seacoast

When summer is in full swing, opportunities to do good with food abound. Here are a couple:

Farmers’ Markets

With the explosion of farmers’ markets on the Seacoast (and just about everywhere else), nearly all of us have a convenient means of contributing toward a more sustainable local food economy. 284 more words


Share Your Harvest With Philabundance

By Phran Novelli

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - What are you going to do with all that? If you’re growing fruits and vegetables, at some point, you’ll probably have more than you can eat. 145 more words

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