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How to Save Money on Real Food

On April 1, 2019 by Kelly

So many of you have asked how to move to a whole foods lifestyle without breaking your budget. Blog partner Stephanie (Keeper of the Home) gives us practical steps to getting our grocery budget under control and setting goals for our future.

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Green and Chemical Free Cleaning

Green and Chemical Free Cleaning

On April 1, 2019 by Kelly

Transitioning our eating habits can have a remarkable benefit to our health, but food is not the only potential source of toxicity in our daily lives. Christine from i Dream of Clean and Spring Cleaning 365 shares some tips and tricks on how to tackle chemical-free cleaning.

52 Ways to Eat Real Food

On April 1, 2019 by Robin Z

Assess your Get Real journey over this past year or make plans to start your Get Real journey with these week-by-week steps to eat real food.

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How to Overcome Your Fear of Baking Bread

On September 25, 2016 by Kelly

This week in Get Real we are tackling the fear of bread grains. If you have always been afraid of yeast, like Tricia, then start out small with one of these recipes.

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Homemade Bread and Cereal

On September 22, 2016 by Kelly

Guest blogger Jo-Lynne Shane shares how to incorporate whole grain breads and cereals into your real foods diet and gives us a list of recipes to try.

A real person's journey into eating real food

Tricia’s 2012 Real Foods Journey

On December 23, 2012 by Kelly

Tricia shares her real life real foods journey, both successes and struggles. We hope that you are inspired to continue taking steps in your own journey.

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Nicole’s Whole Foods Journey

On December 16, 2012 by Robin Z

Nicole transitioned to a whole foods diet in 2011 to alleviate migraine headaches, but she continued making wholesome changes when she found out how much chemicals effected her life.

Review of the Get Real Food Journey

The Get Real Journey in Review

On December 2, 2012 by Robin Z

We have come to the end of our Get Real Series. Time to review and see how far we have come!

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Why Eat More Beans and Legumes?

On November 18, 2012 by Kelly

Beans are nutritional, frugal, and tasty, making them the perfect real food. Learn how to incorporate them into your family’s menu, even if you have nay sayers.

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We Want to Hear YOUR Stories

On November 18, 2012 by Robin Z

Next month we want our readers to share their Get Real stories. What were your best/worst moments? How can you encourage others? What have you learned?

Get Real - A Rice Primer

A Little Rice Primer

On November 11, 2012 by Robin Z

Did you know there are actually over 8,000 varieties of rice? Find out a little more about the 3 varieties of rice most commonly found in American grocery stores: white, brown, and wild rice.

Eating Beans, Rice, and Grains

Beans, Rice, and Grains

On November 4, 2012 by Robin Z

Our Get Real topic for November is “Beans, Rice, and Grains.” Come learn how to get the most nutrition (and taste!) out of these pantry staples.

Glass vs. Plastic

Glass vs. Plastic

On October 28, 2012 by Robin Z

As you try to make healthy choices at home, are you confused about whether to use glass or plastic? Let’s learn the pros and cons of each and about recycling.