Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Energy Savings

Tips for Saving Energy During the Winter

In the winter, when many people turn on their heaters and put up holiday lights, gas and electric bills can be much higher than usual.
According to the Department of Energy, a family spends more than $1,900 a year on electricity bills and other utilities. A big part of those costs come from wasted energy during those cold months.
However, you can save on winter energy costs if you make some changes in certain areas of your home. Get tips to save energy and money this winter.

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

MyPlate Holiday Meal Makeover

Let MyPlate get you in the holiday spirit with our newest USDA blog, “Makeover Your Holiday Meals with MyPlate.” Visit to find our latest holiday resources to help you celebrate the season. Make your holiday a healthy one with MyPlate. For updates and featured holiday recipes, “like” us on Facebook.