23 Budget-Friendly Vegetarian Recipes to Make for Dinner Tonight

Family making delicious and budget friendly meals at home.

These low-cost meals will help you stretch your paycheck and enjoy something healthy for dinner. From lemony soup to cozy pasta, there’s a little something for everyone in this mix of meatless recipes. Ingredients like lentils (a personal favorite here at EatingWell), pasta, eggs and sweet potatoes make these meals filling and affordable. Recipes like […]

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Yes, SNAP Benefits Eventually Expire. Here’s What You Should Know

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) sign outside of a storefront.

More than 42 million people rely on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps) benefits to help afford food. The benefits were expanded at the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic as a lifeline for struggling families. But as other federal aid programs, such as expanded unemployment benefits, have expired, some are […]

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What To Do if Your SNAP and Medicaid COVID Benefits Expire

We Welcome SNAP Benefits Sign on Storefront Door.

The rapid onset of the coronavirus pandemic in 2020 led to sweeping stimulus programs across the globe, particularly in America. In addition to enhanced loan programs for businesses, a moratorium on student debt payments and outright cash distributions to American workers, the federal government also enhanced benefits paid under Medicaid and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance […]

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Survey to find ‘hidden population’ of children, young adults

Homeless Children with Bare Feet.

For homeless children across the country, the pandemic halted routines that included a safe place to go during the day and nights often spent couch-surfing at a friend’s place. Schools were closed, and families often felt forced to live in isolation with only direct relatives. Those disruptions further obstructed organizations that work with school systems […]

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