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30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 3

Hey Y’all! Already, it is September 6.  Tomorrow is the Food Banks telethon.  Don’t forget to watch me at 11:45 when I speak to Gregory Ng of Freezer Burns, and talk about what an amazing organization the Food Bank is. Here is the fact of the day about the Food […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 2

Hey Y’all!   Here is the fact of the day about the Food Bank and their mission to fight hunger! Today’s Fact: The Food Bank warehouses are in Raleigh, Durham, Greenville, New Bern, Wilmington, and Southern Pines. Now here’s a little bit of information about each branch! Durham: 708 Gilbert […]

30 Facts in 30 Days

Hey Y’all! As I promised, here is day one of 30 facts in 30 days… well really 26 in 26 since I’m a little behind due to my recent update! These facts are straight from the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina’s Twitter page!  You can visit them […]

Feed The Need – April 2012

Hey Y’all! So yesterday was Feed The Need here in Raleigh.  At our site alone, we collected four big ol boxes full of food for the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. The folks that came out to support the food bank were so generous, and even took […]

Weekly Menu – April 16 – 22, 2012

* needs to be updated Monday: Left Overs Tuesday: Grilled Chicken Legs with Quinoa Cakes Wednesday: Eastern North Carolina Style BBQ Pork Thursday: Chicken Noodle Soup and Salad Friday: Date Night! Saturday: Left Overs Sunday: Roast Chicken with Rice

Childhood Hunger

Next time you go out, take a quick look at all the families around you.  In your neighborhood, in your church and, in your children’s schools. If you added the total population of Los Angeles, New York City, Chicago and, Philadelphia you would have over 16 million. That is the […]


Hey y’all! We took Anthony to the pick your own strawberries patch today! Nothing was better than watching him pick those fresh juicy strawberries off the vine and popping them in his mouth! Stem and all!! Tonight I will wash them an put them away and tomorrow I think I’m […]

Feed The Need

Hey Y’all! I love helping others, and taking care of others.  I guess it is what has driven me to become a CNA, a LMT and a stay at home Mom.   But, it has been a while since I did something that has helped the community and those that […]

Grocery Budget Roundup Check In!

Hey Y’all! We’ve been doing the grocery budget roundup for about three weeks now.  How is it going for you?  We’re doing pretty good over here I must say. Last weekend wasn’t my best.  We ended up spending a little more money than we wanted to because of my family […]