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WHERE DOES ALDI’S FOOD COME FROM?

WHERE DOES ALDI’S  FOOD COME FROM? Aldi contracts out their products to the SAME food manufacturers that supply national brands.   The product ingredients are usually identical or very similar as they work with manufacturers to create their own store-line products … Continue reading

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Aldi Carries Gluten Free & Organic Foods

“I was an Aldi’s skeptic, too, but  we have been shopping at Aldi a lot lately and found the organic line to be amazing and the price savings are wonderful!    I LOVE Aldi.” (This comes from someone who claims … Continue reading

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Carrying around a few extra pounds could mean ones body is low on nutrients

40 percent of overweight American adults are deficient in vitamin A, C, D and E, calcium and magnesium, compared to average-weight adults, according to a recent study in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition. The reason that heavier … Continue reading

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Is Your Grandma Hungry and You Don’t Know It? Senior/Elder Hunger ~ The Hidden Epidemic in America.

Elder Hunger Awareness Month Proclamation signed by Governor Mary Fallin  for June 2015. Oklahoma ranks #8, in the nation, for senior hunger! 1/3 of Seniors in Oklahoma City are hungry on a daily basis, yet hunger in Oklahoma is higher … Continue reading

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Seniors May Appreciate a Grocery Store Gift Card More Than Anything Else You Can Buy Them

Mother’s Day In 2014,  $3.65 billion was spent on jewelry for Mother’s Day; $2.35 billion on flowers and $780 million on greeting cards, according to AARP. Birthdays, Christmas, and other gift giving occasions Mom or Grandma doesn’t need more perfume, … Continue reading

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If these were in abundance in your kitchen, what would you make, using these ingredients and very few others?

  flour, sugar, eggs, milk and butter If you had the basic staples such as flour, sugar, butter, milk, cocoa, vinegar and egg and very little else in the kitchen what would make? (You would also have the standard spices.) … Continue reading

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Secret Spaghetti Sauce Ingredients

Great cooks share their  secret spaghetti sauce ingredient. Try one next time you have spaghetti. Experimenting you might end up with your own secret ingredients.   Cayenne pepper  a touch so it’s not too hot, just a tad bit spicy. … Continue reading

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