Foods You Need to Buy Organic, and Foods You Don’t

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

My grandmother, who turned 102 earlier this year, remembers when “organic” wasn’t even a word used when talking about food. All food was natural in that it wasn’t coated with hundreds of toxic pesticides, fungicides, and any other cide you can think of.

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Are You Prepared For An Emergency?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

I have emergency supplies in the car, including blankets, food, flares, and First Aid. For example, if my family were to experience a sudden drop in income, we have enough home food storage to help us along for a few months. You never know when an emergency will arise.

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Spring Cleaning Tasks to Get a Head Start On

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

To the same effect of cleaning out your closet, having less food will help make this job easier. Each winter, I go through my pantry and make an inventory on a piece of paper, documenting each and every ingredient I have.

Why Are Americans So Fat?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

We are bombarded with images of luscious looking food. It seems that every commercial or ad or billboard shows us wonderful looking food – and it is always available quickly and easily. We didn’t use a lot of prepared snack foods. We had fruit or homemade foods.

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Benefits of Having Your Parents Watch Your Kids

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

There are many documented benefits to utilizing grandparents to watch grandkids. Parents may be nervous about grandparents following the rules they want used, spoiling the kids too much, giving them the wrong kinds of food or keeping them safe in this digital world. Grandparents might wonder if their own grown kids are taking advantage of them, be worried about keeping up with youngsters or the extra expense they incur with food, activities and etc.

Using Nature’s Bounty

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Using nature’s bounty One of the important advantages our ancestors had on the American continent was that the wilderness provided an abundance of food and material which allowed the pioneers to live off the land. Food and materials for shelter and warmth were there for the taking.

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earth day freebies 2016 + Tons Of Awesome Deals And More

Coupons Do Work

Celebrate Earth Day with a ton of offers, freebies and events on Friday, April 22 including Harris Teeter, Whole Foods, Amazon and more! Whole Foods North Raleigh: On Friday, April 22, 2016, meet some of their local suppliers, enter for a chance to win seedlings from “Grow & Share” and enjoy samples around the store from 12 pm – 8 pm. Earth Day 2016 Freebies and Earth Day 2016 Deals.

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Vanity Report: Eat Pretty

Cheap Chica's Guide To Style

You’re tired, uncomfortable, or in some sort of pain, and you reach for the ice cream, the cake, and all the food that everyone brings over to comfort you and make your life easier. I put an end to the excuses and decided to take better care of myself through food.

A Matter of Perspective

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Stress makes you practice that speech, study for that test, re-edit that document, and re-test that theory. In the movie Ratatouille, the food critic Anton Ego, said: “After reading a lot of overheated puffery about your new cook, you know what I’m craving?

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Is Self-Sufficiency Possible in the 21st Century?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Grandma’s fried squirrel was a favorite breakfast food of my Dad. What if our water supply is poisoned or cut off; our electrical grid goes down hard for a long time; our transportation system gets interrupted and food can’t get to the stores. How would we deal with the sewage; lack of water; lack of heat; and interrupted supply of food, coffee, light, entertainment, communication ability? People living in cities won’t have much land to use to produce food.

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May Coupons and Offers

Teresa's Deals

In addition to offering beautiful floral arrangements, also delivers gourmet food gift baskets, keep-sake gifts and plants like bonsai trees and orchids that will continue to provide beauty far after the special event.

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Be Prepared for Emergencies by Planning in Advance

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Store important documents, irreplaceable valuables and photos in the one place so they can be quickly grabbed if you need to evacuate the house. Have a safe place for them if you have to leave them behind, stocked with food and water.

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Master Lock National Random Act of Kindness Day 4 Giveaway

Nicoles Nickels

I am trying to make this goal come true by feeding my family healthy foods whenever I am able and making better choices for everyone when we do eat out. For organization, the 7148D document storage box can help keep important documents safely filed away.

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Tax Day 2011 Discounts and Freebies

Couponing 101

Office Depot - Get Free Copies of your Tax Documents (up to 25 single-sided pages) at participating Office Depot Stores. Changs – Get 15% off all Food Purchases at P.F. Many companies are offering freebies or discounts to help relieve some tax-day stress!

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15 HOT Facts You Didn’t Know About Chillies

For the Mommas

Amongst the world’s most common foods by quantity, chilies come second only to salt. The first documented recipe for chili con carne is dated September 2, 1519 according to Wikipedia. January 16th in International Hot & Spicy Day.

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Yakezie Carnival October 16, 2011- Growth Edition

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Budgeting in the Fun Stuff: Financing Food and Fun for $20 So there her and her boyfriend are in the supermarket with approximately $20 in hand. They knew they needed food but it was mug night! Welcome to this week’s Yakezie Carnival.

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Donating Household Clutter and Taking a Tax Deduction

Family Balance Sheet

Household items NOT included would be food, paintings, antiques, other objects of art, jewelry, gems, and collections. Keep it with your tax documents. Every year, I have a yard sale. It usually coincides with our neighborhood's big sale and I make out quite nicely with the profits. However, this year we were in Pittsburgh and I missed out on the event.and the cash. So instead, I hauled our stuff to the Salvation Army.

Karen and Nicole’s Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway: Men

Nicoles Nickels

NeatReceipts includes NeatWorks scanner software that identifies and extracts the important information from receipts, business cards and documents and automatically organizes it for you. All scanned documents can be searched by keyword so you can find exactly what you need.

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Dollar General Deals, 5/15-5/22

Nicoles Nickels

0.55/1 Bull’s Eye or Kraft Barbecue Sauce (Kraft Food & Family). 12-31-11 (Kraft Food & Family). 9Lives Wet Canned Cat Food, assorted flavors, On Sale for 3/$1. 1/1 9 Lives Wet Cat Food, exp. 1 off 9Lives Wet Cat Food, exp. Pedigree Adult or Small Breed Dry Dog Food, 4.5 Document Frames, 8×10-8.5×11, Document Frames, 11×14, On Sale for $3. Here are the Dollar General Deals for the week of 5/15/11.

11 Healthy Habits That Will Help You Live To 100

Saving Everyday

” Study after study has documented the benefits of exercise to improve your mood, mental acuity, balance, muscle mass, and bones. Consume whole foods, not supplements. ); //-->. loved this article on MSN Health today and thought I’d share it.

Dollar General Deals, 5/29-6/5

Nicoles Nickels

12-31 (Kraft Food & Family). 0.55/1 Bull’s Eye or Kraft Barbecue Sauce (Kraft Food & Family). 12-31 (Kraft Food & Family). 12-31-11 (Kraft Food & Family). 12-31 (Kraft Food & Family). 12-31 (Kraft Food & Family). 12-31 (Kraft Food & Family). 12-31-11 (Kraft Food & Family). Dad’s Trail Mix Dog Food, 4 lb., Dad’s Special Mix Dry Cat Food, 3.6 EverPet Gourmet Cat Food, On Sale for $7.50.

Dollar General Deals, 6/3-6/10

Nicoles Nickels

EverPet Gourmet Cat Food, 13.75 Butcher’s Selects Canned Dog Food, 13.2 Butcher’s Selects Canned Puppy Food, 13.2 Alpo Dry Dog Food, 28 lb, On Sale for $15. Alpo Canned Dog Food, 13 to 13.2 Dad’s Trail Mix Dry Dog Food, 4 lb, On Sale for $3.50. Kit & Kaboodle Dry Cat Food, 13 lb, On Sale for $8.50. 0.50/1 Purina Kit & Kaboodle Dry Cat Food, exp. Friskies Dry Cat Food, 3.15

Dollar General Deals, 6/12-6/19

Nicoles Nickels

0.55/1 Kraft Real Mayo or Miracle Whip (Kraft Food & Family). 2/1 Purina Dog Chow Brand Dog Food printable. 2/1 Purina Puppy Chow Brand Puppy Food printable. 1/1 Purina Friskies Dry Cat Food, exp. Document Frames, 8×10, 8.5×11, Here are the Dollar General Deals for the week of 6/12/11. Dollar General now accepts printable coupons and you can find their coupon policy online. I suggest printing a copy of it and bringing it with you to the store.

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Walgreens Coupon Matchups 8/24/14

For the Mommas

With In-Ad Coupon Limit 2 Hellmann''s or Best Foods Mayonnaise, 22 or 30oz: $3.49 Gibson Journals: BOGO 50% Off Locker Accessories: BOGO Includes: Dry Erase Board, Shelf, Mirror, Utility Cup, or Document Clips, 4pk. Walgreens Coupon Matchups.