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Go: Barks & Recreation

Hiking and crafting are great ways to “Move More & Live More”, and we have the perfect event for you! Next Saturday, January 30th, Chattahoochee Bend State Park will be hosting a “Barks and Recreation” event for your entire family (including the fur children). Beginning at 1’oclock, the event will start by learning…
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Recipe: Stuffed Acorn Squash

Um, Yum. Just when you feel you’ve run out of winter food ideas (we’re tired of crockpot chili!), we’re here to provide some fresh ideas for you! This recipe could really be done in a myriad of ways, adding different spices and meats (or sans meat for a vegetarian option)…
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Are You A Teacher?

Attention ALL ELEMENTARY TEACHERS in Georgia: Do you want two free tickets to an Atlanta Hawks game, where your classroom will be recognized?! Then Register by January 14th to compete in a fun Classroom Physical Activity Contest brought to you by Georgia Shape and Walk Georgia! Use this easy-step-by-step guide to register your classroom…
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Go: Chocolate Plantation Walk!

If you are looking for some variety next weekend, we encourage you to get out on Georgia’s coast! Did you know that most of Georgia’s Sapelo Island is protected by the state because of its important historical and geographical features? In fact, this island is rumored to be the site of the first…
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Recipe: Sweet Potato & Black Bean Chili

If you were outraged at the warm temperatures over the holiday, then I bet you were equally outraged at 26 degrees on the dial this week! We’ve been pouring hot tea and throwing our socks in the dryer on the hour, and we have one more way you can warm up…
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Recipe: New Year’s Hoppin’ John

Hoppin’ John is traditional fare for New Year’s day and is a perfect dish to serve alongside some whole wheat cornbread to garner good luck in the new year. Traditionally made with black-eyed peas, this delicious dish carries symbolism for luck, progress, and wealth. Serve it over brown rice and substitute turkey…
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