Be kind.

“If you want to plant roots in your own community, bless someone less fortunate than yourself with wings to soar.” (Maria Appleby) Time costs you nothing. Wave to your neighbors. Check on the elderly in your neighborhood. Become a mentor. Go to your local shelter and walk a dog, or pet the kitties in the…

Pop-Up Food Pantry in Champaign, IL. (Feb/Mar 2017)

The Eastern Illinois Foodbank is holding a POP-UP PANTRY every Wednesday through February and March 2017 at the former County Market at 312 W. Kirby Avenue, Champaign, Illinois from 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM (or until food runs out). No proof of income in necessary but you must self-attest to meeting the income eligibility guideline. …

Basic Pound Cake

Last year my husband and I decided to indulge ourselves and purchase an egg share from a local area farm. I found out about this particular farm while searching for local area CSA farms, contacted them via email, and got a share brochure via email. We pre-paid for our share. Every Saturday between April and…