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Simple Roasted Carrots

Not a big fan of vegetables?  Roasting them is a great way to make them taste delicious, especially for the kids to enjoy! They taste even better using your SNAP dollars.  You can enjoy these carrots with a spice of your choice. Makes: 4-6 servings Ingredients 12 medium carrots, raw 2 Tbs olive oil ¼[…] Read More

Homemade Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes can easily be paired with anything. This famous side dish is loved by family members of all ages. Whether you like this dish with cheese, plain, or loaded, it’s guaranteed to satisfy your taste buds. Preparation is simple and children can help in the “mashing” process. This budget friendly recipe won’t use too[…] Read More

How Kids can help in Kitchen

With school being out, our kids have more free time. Why not give them something constructive to do, while also lending a helping hand. Today we will discuss, how young children can help in the kitchen. Some of these activities will vary depending on age and parent comfort level. Listed below are some simple ways[…] Read More

Learn the Basics: How Can More In My Basket Help You?

More In My Basket (MIMB) is designed to assist North Carolinians as they provide sufficient and nutritious food for their families. MIMB accomplishes this through education and application assistance outreach for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in North Carolina. Participants at our workshop sessions receive education about program eligibility, program benefits, and resources to[…] Read More