Tag: hunger action month

September 2017 Menu Plan | 30 Days of Dinners for $259

September 2017 Menu Plan | 30 Days of Dinners for $259

It’s never too late to start saving! September’s menu is one of my favorites in a long time.  It is full of family favorites, and some easy weeknight slow cooker meals to make mealtime flawless. Scroll down to see what’s on September’s menu. September is also Hunger […]

3 Cheap and Easy Recipes for Hunger Action Day

3 Cheap and Easy Recipes for Hunger Action Day

Today is Hunger Action Day.  It unofficially kicks off Hunger Action Month, a nation-wide campaign mobilizing the public to take action on the issue of hunger. Organized by Feeding America’s nationwide network of food banks, the campaign brings greater attention to the issue of hunger […]

Go Orange For Hunger!  Budget Friendly Menu Plans Included.

Go Orange For Hunger! Budget Friendly Menu Plans Included.

If you’re sitting in your pajamas, or even still laying in bed trying to figure out what to wear today, #GoOrange.  Don’t worry, you’re still reading an email from me, Lindsie (Mom’s Bistro), not some fashion blog – although, I am quite stylish (yeah right!)! […]

Hunger Action Month

Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month, a nationwide campaign mobilizing the public to take action on the issue of hunger. Organized by the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks, the campaign brings greater attention to the issue of hunger in America and promotes ways for […]

Tri-Chef Showdown Recap!

Tri-Chef Showdown Recap!

Hey Y’all! I just got home from witnessing one of the most amazing things I have ever seen in my life, and that was the Tri-Chef Showdown, in benefit of the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina.  It was an amazing event.  I […]

Food Stamp (FNS) Challenge

Food Stamp (FNS) Challenge

Hey Y’all! ; I will be participating with my family in the Food Bank’s FNS Challenge (FNS is the name for the food stamp program in NC). This challenge consists of living off of a budget of $4.15/person/day, and will last 5 days. I am […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Days 18-23

30 Facts in 30 Days – Days 18-23

Hey Y’all! So there was a glitch on the Food Banks website, and they didn’t get a fact posted every day last week, and then I was in Florida for the weekend, so I didn’t get a chance to post anything.  I apologize.  So, I […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 17

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 17

Hey Y’all! Today’s Fact: 30% of Food Bank client households have at least one working adult. I had to start today with the fact.  These people are called the ‘working poor’.  Usually when we think of someone who is hungry, we think of the homeless, […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 15

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 15

Hey Y’all! Yesterday was a long, long day, so I didn’t get a chance to post the fact of the day!  Hunger Action Month is halfway over, and there is still so much we can do to help fight hunger. I am in the process […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 14

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 14

Hey Y’all! Did you know that 1 in 6 people in the United States are hungry?  So much for being the land of plenty!  Many people believe that only certain areas of America are hungry, or certain neighborhoods – but in reality, the prevalence of hunger is […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 13

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 13

Hey Y’all! So I’ve messed up my days a little bit this month… Oops!  But, I am up to date on my facts, and all the amazing work that the Food Bank does, and the services that they provide our communities.  It is day 13 […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 11

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 11

Hey Y’all! Since I missed a couple days at the beginning of the month, I have three facts for you today! The Food Bank has inspired me to have a mission to fight hunger in every way possible.  I am so happy that they have […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 5

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 5

Hey y’all! I wanted to first apologize for this post being a day late!  I had to work yesterday, and didn’t get a chance to share the fact about the Food Bank with you! Today’a Fact: In the 2011-2012 fiscal year, the Food Bank distributed […]

24 Hour Telethon

24 Hour Telethon

Hey Y’all! Well the telethon and social media mixer were a hit!  The telethon is in it’s 17th hour as I post these pictures from last night, and is going strong!  Last I heard, thanks to all of the generous donors, the Food Bank has […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 4

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 4

Hey Y’all! It’s September 7, so that means today is the telethon!  Tune in at 6:00 P.M. to see the social media mixer live in action, then tune back in at 11:45 P.M. for my exclusive interview with Gregory Ng of Freezer Burns. Today’s Fact: […]