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  1. Blog
    An easy way to save on fruits and vegetables is to buy what's in season. Here's a guide to help you identify the best produce deals month-by-month: January oranges, grapefruit, tangerines, tangelos, lemons, papayas, cabbages: red, white and green; leeks, broccoli, cauliflower February...
  2. Meal planning
    January ~ oranges, grapefruit, tangerines, tangelos, lemons, papayas, cabbages: red, white and green; leeks, broccoli, cauliflower February ~ oranges, tangelos, grapefruit, lemons, papayas, broccoli, cauliflower March ~ pineapples, mangoes, broccoli, lettuce April ~ pineapples, mangoes...
  3. Blog
    An easy way to save on fruits and vegetables is to buy what's in season. Here's a guide to help you identify the best produce deals month-by-month: January oranges, grapefruit, tangerines, tangelos, lemons, papayas, cabbages: red, white and green; leeks, broccoli, cauliflower February...
  4. OAMC, Homecanning, Freezing, and Preserving
    Today I'm doing one tray of parsley and one of chives. They've been growing in the south facing bay window all winter, and I've been using them all winter and now it's time to put them outside. So I cut them way back and now I'm drying them ;)
  5. Just Tips
    Found this on About.com: Frugal Living... Thought it maybe a good to share... January oranges, grapefruit, tangerines, tangelos, lemons, papayas, cabbages: red, white and green; leeks, broccoli, cauliflower February oranges, tanelos, grapefruit, lemons, papayas, broccoli, cauliflower March...
  6. Food for Kids
    Does anyone have any recipes where you use a veggie puree instead of something else? There's that new cookbook that's popular where Jerry Seinfeld's wife substitutes purees in things like brownies and mac and cheese. I'm thinking of buying the book, but thought I"d ask you first.
  7. Just Tips
    A tip on when it's the best time to purchase certain fruits/vegetables. I found this list on about.com. It is a month-by-month list of the best produce deals. The Cheapest Fruits and Vegetables Month-By-Month An easy way to save on fruits and vegetables is to buy what's in season. Here's a...
  8. Frugal Living
    Here's a cool post about how fruits and veggies are frugal foods when you consider their return for the money spent, and how to fit them into a budget. http://www.lighteningonline.com/2007/12/07/reducing-the-grocery-budget-fruit-and-vegetables/
  9. Frugal Living
    I try very hard every month to reduce my grocery bill. Shopping at Aldi, coupons & sales, etc... but this is one expensive area that I will not skimp on. I like to have lots of fruits and veggies at all times. Now, I do rotate and buy them according to the sales. For example, if asparagus is on...
  10. Frugal Living
    Okay, how frugal are you when it comes to purchasing fruits and veggies? Let's posts ways to do it here.
  11. Health and beauty
    http://www.publix.com/wellness/greenwise/feature/Article.do?id=1051&childId=1191
  12. OAMC, Homecanning, Freezing, and Preserving
    It has lots of tips on how to preserve food in various ways.  Many recipes too. http://www.uga.edu/nchfp/tips/tips_home.html
  13. OAMC, Homecanning, Freezing, and Preserving
    http://www.extension.umn.edu/distribution/nutrition/DJ0555.html
  14. Kitchen Basics
    Do you have any tricks for keeping them fresh longer? My tip is for bananas - when they reach that perfect stage of ripeness, put them in the refrigerator and they will stay that way for several days. The skin will turn dark but it won't affect the texture and taste of the fruit. If I don't...
  15. Food Articles
    Just about everyone knows that fruits and vegetables are a very important part of a healthy diet. Even though we know this to be true, many of us still find it hard to include the recommended 3-5 servings of vegetables and 2-4 servings of fruit per day in our diets. Once you learn a few easy...
  16. Homesteading and gardening
    We are growing tomatoes, zucchini, lettuce, cucumbers, strawberries, and raspberries. **Edited to add: green peppers, chives, oregano, and I'm forgetting one other herb....will post later when I remember** Chelle :ribbon:
  17. Frugal Living
    When to buy fruit for the best price and taste! Apples-Fall and Winter Bananas-All Year Round Blueberries-June thru August Cantaloupe-May thru September Cherries-May-August Grapefruit-October thru June Grapes-June thru December Oranges-November thru June Strawberries- April Thru June
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