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Ruby Araiza

Food lover who continuously learn to cook and prepare nutritious and healthy but delicious dishes for my family. Other interests include personal finance blogging.

How Does Financial Planning Work? Financial planning confuses a lot of people.

How Does Financial Planning Work?

Montereyherald. Oregon Food Bank Worried Immigrants Not Seeking Food Assistance. Oregon food pantries have seen a decline in attendance in recent months.

Oregon Food Bank Worried Immigrants Not Seeking Food Assistance

Let’s get cooking. Live It: In the Kitchen is the latest online cooking show to hit the World Wide Web.

Let’s get cooking

The Schools of Public Health and Allied Health Professions at Loma Linda University are taking a fun, interactive and healthy approach to cooking with a new online cooking show “Live It: In the Kitchen.” The show inspires healthy, wholesome home cooking and demonstrates quick and easy meals that the whole family can enjoy. Is Whole Foods Junk Food? - Stocks to Watch. By Johanna Bennett Is Whole Foods (WFM) a victim of its own success?

Is Whole Foods Junk Food? - Stocks to Watch

The Austin, Texas-based supermarket chain is famed for helping spread the organic food craze throughout the land. But at UBS, analyst Michael Lasser initiated coverage on the stock earlier today by telling investors to sell the shares. Personal Finance: Deficits, debt and ceilings explained. Last week, the U.S. government breached the federal debt ceiling, the statutory limit on the amount of borrowing allowed the U.S.

Personal Finance: Deficits, debt and ceilings explained

Treasury to finance previously authorized financial commitments of the Congress and the President. Without legislative action to raise the cap, America will eventually be unable to pay all of its bills and will in effect default on some of its bonds. 12 Great Books (And The Perfect Kind Of Mood To Read Them In) You know you’ve read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend.

12 Great Books (And The Perfect Kind Of Mood To Read Them In)

Knitting together a financial plan for your life. I’m an unapologetic knitter.

Knitting together a financial plan for your life

And The Wealth Builder. I promise there’s a connection. With knitting, everything is built on two basic stitches. Food Banks Are Not the Solution to Food Poverty. This article was originally published on The Conversation.

Food Banks Are Not the Solution to Food Poverty

Read the original article. With ten million tons of food going to waste in the U.K. every year, it is often suggested that leftovers should be distributed to food charities to help tackle food poverty. It sounds like a win-win solution—reduce waste and feed hungry people? But a review of the use of surplus food to feed those in need by the Food Research Collaboration group suggests this is not the case. Forbes Welcome.'s Top 20 Most-Saved Healthy Recipes. The Ultimate Personal Finance Guide for 2017. It’s probably something you tell yourself every January: “This will be the year I finally get my finances in order.”

The Ultimate Personal Finance Guide for 2017

If that’s the case you’re certainly not alone. Last year over 30% of Americans said that their New Year’s Resolution was to “spend less and save more.” The problem with resolutions like “spend less and save more” is how vague they are. In order to achieve your goals you need an actual gameplan. 14 Kid-Friendly Meals That Can Really, Truly Be Ready in 30 Minutes or Less - Recipes from NYT Cooking. 11 Christmas Food Traditions You'll Wish We Had in the US.

It's that time of year again: lights are strung around trees, wreaths are hung on doors, and of course mistletoe is placed where you least expect it.

11 Christmas Food Traditions You'll Wish We Had in the US

America has many Christmas traditions, including various traditions based on one's heritage. There's no single way to get into the Christmas spirit, although food is definitely a huge factor. Turkey and ham seem like popular American dishes, but what about the rest of the world? Thanksgiving leftover recipes: biscuits, Buffalo turkey dip.

The holidays almost always have us cooks rushing, and rushing means mistakes — everybody makes them, even pros. But what pros have in their pocket is an arsenal of dish-fixing know-how to MacGyver their way through almost any situation. I happen to believe knowledge must be shared and so here are my top tips for how to fix common seasoning mistakes for foods that are too salty, sour, spicy, flat and sweet. 10 hacks for a stress-free Thanksgiving. Ways to Earn Extra Cash for the Holidays. Best New Snacks 2016. Autumn Treats With A Healthy Spin. Autumn is a great time for comfort food, which in turn, isn’t a great time for your waistline. Laura Keogh and Ceri Marsh of the Sweet Potato Chronicles came up with these tasty Fall treats with a healthy twist!

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies Makes: About 24 small cookies 1 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla 2 cups whole wheat flour 1 cup oats 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp nutmeg 1/2 tsp allspice 1/2 tsp salt 1 cup pumkin puree 1 cup chocolate chips Method Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Explicit cookie consent. 20 Frightfully Spooktacular Vegan Halloween Recipes. Vegan Recipes by Angela Liddon. Healthy Snacks: Time to Revamp the Way We SnackJM Nutrition.

Vegan Middle Eastern Food. 19 Creative Ways to Cook with Coffee. Sometimes more than 2 cups of coffee a day can feel like a bit much, but that doesn’t mean you don’t still need your caffeine fix.