For Better Living: Save Money at the Grocery Store

For Better Living: Save Money at the Grocery Store

The price of food is continuing to go up. Consumers are searching out bargains at the grocery store - certainly a change from the previous norm of rel...

October 9th, 2015 |  


For Better Living: How Much Are You Really Eating?

For Better Living: How Much Are You Really Eating?

The next time you’re having a meal, especially in a restaurant, take a look at the portion sizes. Can your meat fit in the palm of your hand or ...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


Fair to unveil new deep-fried treats

Fair to unveil new deep-fried treats

RALEIGH—Every year the N.C. State Fair introduces new fried foods.S2 Concessions, which brought us deep-fried Girl Scout cookies and red velvet ...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


For Better Living: Healthy Snacking

For Better Living: Healthy Snacking

Too many snack foods are low in nutrients and high in calories from sugar, fat or both. Eating too many of these extras often becomes nothing more tha...

September 25th, 2015 |  


For Better Living: Storing Food for Safety and Quality

For Better Living: Storing Food for Safety and Quality

Proper food storage helps to preserve the quality and nutritional value of the foods you purchase, and also helps make the most of your food dollar by...

September 18th, 2015 |  


For Better Living: Tailgating Safety Tips

For Better Living: Tailgating Safety Tips

With the arrival of fall comes football season and the excitement of tailgating. Don’t let cooler weather fool you into thinking you don’t...

September 11th, 2015 |  


For Better Living: September is National Cholesterol Month

For Better Living: September is National Cholesterol Month

September is National Cholesterol Education Month, a good time to get your blood cholesterol checked and take steps to lower it if it is high.High blo...

September 4th, 2015 |  


For Better Living: Time for School Lunches

For Better Living: Time for School Lunches

Summer has flown by and students have already started back to school. Buying lunch at school may be the first time your child gets to make decisions a...

August 28th, 2015 updated: August 28th, 2015. |  


For Better Living: Peanuts Are A Heart Healthy Food

For Better Living: Peanuts Are A Heart Healthy Food

Which spread is better for your heart: butter, margarine, peanut butter, cream cheese or jam?In the past, the answer would have been jam or none of th...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Time for the favorite peanut recipe contest

Time for the favorite peanut recipe contest

Dig out your favorite peanut recipe and brush up on your cooking skills! Make plans to enter the cooking contest during the Dublin Peanut Festival on ...

August 20th, 2015 |