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Grocery Shopping with SNAP

I went grocery shopping today.  I spent $26.71.  Here’s what I bought:

  • Flour
  • Cranberry-Raspberry juice
  • Mac & Cheese
  • Elbow macaroni
  • Honey Puffs cereal
  • 1 can chunked chicken…
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My Inspiration

My goal as a food scientist is to create foods that are convenient, healthy, inexpensive, and tasty.

Why convenient?  There are a lot of people out there who don’t have time to cook.  627 more words

Food Science

Grocery Budgeting

This week I spent $64.79 on food.  Next week I’m only supposed to spend $31.50 total.

When I started living in an apartment, I budgeted $50/week for groceries and $10/week for dining out.  466 more words


2015 SNAP Challenge

Coming soon: I signed up to participate in the SNAP Challenge.

2015 SNAP Challenge.

The premise: what is it like to live on only $31.50 worth of groceries for a week? 24 more words


Tolerance Cuts Both Ways

I’m gay. And I want my kid to be gay, too.
Sally Kohn

The Washington Post.

In a fascinating Washington Post article by Sally Kohn, she announces to the world that she is gay and wants her child to be gay, too. 138 more words


JOBS in New England

In the course of my own Job Search, I try to make a habit of cutting-and-pasting job leads from company employment sites into these… 2,423 more words