The Germiest Places In Your Kitchen

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Often the germiest places in kitchens are overlooked, which is pretty scary being that the kitchen is where meals are prepared. If your kitchen isn’t kept clean, your family’s risk of getting sick is dramatically increased. Below are often overlooked places to focus on while cleaning the kitchen: Cutting Boards Left over food scraps are […]

Back to School Savings

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Buying school supplies for the new school year can be an expensive venture. This is why it’s important to shop at the right places and plan out what you need before you leave the house. Below are some tips you can use to save money this year when purchasing new school supplies. Check What You […]

July is National Watermelon Month!

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July is National Watermelon Month, so we thought we would share some facts and pointers to get you in the spirit! Picking a Good Watermelon Look the watermelon over. You are looking for a firm, symmetrical watermelon that has no bruises, cuts, or dents. Pick it up. The watermelon should be heavy, because it is […]

How to Properly Clean Your Pots and Pans

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Properly caring for your pots and pans is important, not only to ensure the quality and taste of your food, but to prolong the life of your cookware. All Pots and Pans (Besides Cast Iron) Hand-wash your cookware using a sponge and hot, soapy water. Beware: some dishwasher detergents can damage your cookware. Check with […]

4 Steps To A Clean Fridge

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When was the last time you deep-cleaned your fridge? The refrigerator is one of your kitchen’s most important assets, so it is important to take some time every once in a while and give it some love. Here is a step-by-step guide to cleaning out your fridge. 1. Get Rid of Old Food Throw out […]

Five Clever Kitchen and Cooking Tips

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Unless you’ve put in the time needed to become an expert chef, the kitchen can be a confusing place at times. Market Basket would like to share a few eye-opening kitchen “tricks of the trade” to make your experience in the kitchen a little bit easier. Here are five kitchen and cooking tips: 1. Easily […]

A Non-Toxic Way To Clean Your Oven

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Cleaning your oven is a task that most people dread, but it has to be done, so you might as well do it right. It is important to avoid using toxic cleaning agents when cleaning your oven, as you don’t want to risk tainting your food while it cooks. Here are some step-by-step instructions for […]

Egg-citing Easter Crafts

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Easter is just around the corner, which means it’s time to get crafty with family and friends. Market Basket would like to share a couple of fun and easy Easter activities with you and would like to wish you and your family an egg-cellent Easter! How To Dye Easter Eggs With Kool-Aid Supplies: Individual Flavored Kool-Aid […]

Healthy Facts About Blackberries

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Blackberries are a tasty summer treat in Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana, however they are only in season for a short time. Their season starts in April and ends in June, which is just three months. This means you have to get them while you can! Health Benefits of Blackberries Great when paired with meals […]

First Annual LU Scholarship Golf Tournament

Keith Dauterive, Tom Soper, Kristie Young, Russell Saleme, and Skylar Thompson

Market Basket Foundation would like to thank all sponsors and vendors that participated in our first annual golf tournament supporting Lamar University’s academic scholarship program at the Beaumont Country Club. We were able to raise and donate a whopping ten-thousand dollars from this event! Lamar University had representatives on hand and were very excited to […]