Molly Dietz

Nov 18 2019

3 Ways to Save Money on Your Thanksgiving Dinner


We have officially entered the holiday season! As wonderful as this time of the year is, we know it can sometimes be expensive and stressful as well. Here are three tips to help you save money on your Thanksgiving dinner.

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Allison Bates

Nov 13 2019

The Best Items to Donate to Food Banks This Holiday Season


The holiday season is an especially difficult time for those living with food insecurity: those without reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food. According to, one in eight people in Iowa struggle with hunger. Food is expensive, and the cost of groceries adds up quickly, especially with many mouths to feed. This holiday season, consider donating items from this list to our local food banks.

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