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Food $ense Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program Newsletter

 The new Food $ense Newsletter for January to March 2016 is packed with nutrition information and recipes!  Topics this quarter include: Enjoying Food From Many Cultures, Stretching Your Fruit and Vegetable Budget, Dried Beans, Safe Storage in the Refrigerator, WIC, and Liking New Foods Takes Time. Food $ense Newsletter January to March 2016 Food $ense Wisconsin Newsletters

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Where do you start if you can’t pay bills?

Where do you start if you can’t pay the bills? Posted on January 14, 2016 by shauna.lindstrom                                      Prioritize your bills. Credit card collection agencies can be rude and persistent if you miss a credit card payment, but […]

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4-H

 Vilas County 4-H Youth Group: Check out Vilas County 4-H Youth Groups’ Facebook page to see what they are up to!

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2015 – 2016 VILAS Vision Leadership Program

You are invited! Join this exciting opportunity for people who live or work in Vilas County. This is the 10th year for the leadership program and is for people who want to be active participants and leaders in their local community. If you or someone you know wants to gain confidence and knowledge to become more […]

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Vilas County 4-H Club

Miss Margie’s Farm was the site for the Vilas County 4-H Club’s animal husbandry class they also celebrated June Dairy month with a chocolate milk toast.  The 4-H members learned how to fill out a fair exhibit entry form, a premise ID card and how to hold small animals for judging.  Another useful learning experience was how to take their animals […]

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Parenting the Preschooler Fact Sheets

A preschooler is a whole person with a big, complicated job: growing up! There are important skills they need to learn in the next few years, especially as they get ready for Kindergarten. As their parent or caregiver, you are their most important teacher and supporter!  Click on the following link to read fact sheets […]

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Slow Cook Pork Chili

SLOW COOKER PORK CHILI

SLOW COOKER PORK CHILI Serves: 6 ~ Serving Size: 1 1/4 cup  INGREDIENTS: 2 pounds boneless pork butt, roast, or shoulder 1 cup bell pepper, diced (1 medium pepper) 1 cup onion, diced (1 medium onion) 1 1/2 cups salsa 1 can (15 ounces) low-sodium pinto beans 1 can (14.5 ounces) low-sodium diced tomatoes DIRECTIONS: Trim […]

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