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Getting Ahead of the Holiday Meal Cost

Perishables-Part 6 It’s beginning to feel like the holidays!  We’ve prepared our kitchen and pulled out our favorite recipes, stocked our shelves with canned goods, purchased dry ingredients, secured our favorite spices, and filled the freezer, it’s now time to purchase the perishable items. Fresh fruits and vegetables are perishable items, and as indicated by[…] Read More

Getting Ahead of the Holiday Meal Cost

Frozen Items-Part 5 Time is flying and the holidays are just around the corner.  With just a few weeks left it’s time to  shift our focus to the frozen meal items.  Freezer space can be at a premium, so we want to purchase these items nearer to our holiday meal.  As you think about your[…] Read More

Getting Ahead of the Holiday Meal Cost

Part 4- Spices Now that canned goods and dry ingredients are taken care of, we are moving on to the ingredients known to add flavor and distinction to your dish, spices! With so many spices to choose from, remember this rule of thumb, take inventory so you don’t overspend. Certain recipes will call for a[…] Read More