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    Holland is lucky to have a great farmer’s market full of local produce and goodies. Looking for a fun Saturday morning activity? Turn off the AC and take the family to wander this local treasure. First Stop: Coffee. Skip the coffee maker at home and grab a cup at the Market. Simpatico has all the caffeine […]

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    Fruit on the grill is a great alternative to baking. This simple dessert is perfect for a summer evening as you unplug and enjoy some outdoor time with friends and family. Ingredients Makes 8 Servings 4 Peaches 1 Stick of Butter (Room Temp) 1/3 Cup Brown Sugar 1 Tablespoon Cinnamon 3/4 Cup Pecans Vanilla Ice Cream […]

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    Retrofit Report: Five Things to know about Sustainable Eating

    At “Eating Sustainably Along the Lakeshore” on Monday, Feb. 23, a panel discussion and a dozen displays covered topics like eating local, food policy and community supported agriculture (CSA). The program was part of a series sharing knowledge and tools for living with less long-term impact on essential resources. The panel included: Cindy Visser, of […]

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