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Sweet Potato Speak – June 2018
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JUN 2018 Newsletter-Final
One Sweet Neighborhood
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The “summer of love” was followed by a tumultuous year in 1968. Amidst the war, assassinations and riots, however, a small public station in Pittsburgh aired the first of 912 episodes that would be recorded over the next 33 years. It was a show…
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3 Recipes to Sweeten Your Memorial Day Barbecue
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Memorial Day weekend has finally arrived, and you know what that means? It’s officially grilling season! What better way to celebrate the long-awaited summer than with some new grilling recipes to spice up your cookbook! Here are 3 delicious an…
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6 Spring Salads We’re Sweet On
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Warmer weather, earlier sunrises, later sunsets, and of course, fresher, lighter fare. Spring is a wonderful time to start introducing salads back into your meal repertoire. By simply tossing in sweet potatoes, a light side salad can transform into…
3 Clever Ways to Use Leftover Sweet Taters
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If ya’ll are anything like us, we’re all about leftovers and using them in creative ways. Because who really wants to be cooking tons of separate meals each week with all new ingredients? Let’s make our lives a little easier. And guess what? L…
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3 Reasons Why Sweet Potatoes are Great for Your Workout
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Better, faster, stronger. Sweet potatoes contain a powerful mix of nutrients, as well as phytonutrients – plant compounds that are important for good health – all in a 103-calorie package.* Whether you are an avid athlete or an occasional gym-g…
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Sweet Swaps for Easter: 4 Recipes to Bring to the Table
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There’s something so special about getting together with family and friends for Easter – whether it’s a casual brunch or a more formal Easter meal. After a long winter, everyone sure is ready to enjoy a few bright dishes and we’ve got some d…
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A Sweet St. Patrick’s Day
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Happy St. Patrick's Day, y'all! From leprechauns, pots of gold, and lucky shamrocks, this holiday is filled with joy, happiness and...delicious food. While the Irish have a long history with potatoes dating back to 1589, we think its time to introdu…
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Go Further with Food this March with Sweet Potatoes!
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March is National Nutrition Month® and this year's theme, Go Further with Food, encourages us to achieve the numerous benefits healthy eating habits offer. It also urges us to find ways to manage food resources and cut back on waste, which helps yo…
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Mix in Sweet Potatoes for Heart Health Month
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February is a special time of year when we lead with a loving heart and show our loved ones just how much care. Though, you can't love your fullest without a healthy heart, right y'all? As American Heart Health Month, we encourage you to give YOUR h…
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