RECIPE #4896/AMY DONOVAN/FOOD BLOGGER: Amy made No Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites, a healthier alternative to the original chocolate chip granola bar. You can find this recipe on our website, www.newschannel5.com, just click on the "Talk of the Town" section, then click on "Recipes by Date" and select Recipe #4896. For more healthy recipes, contact Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit her website, www.fearlesshomemaker.com.
MONEYSAVING IDEAS/MARY HANCE/MS. CHEAP: Both Nashville Habitat stores are having a big celebration Saturday, Sept. 29, honoring the name change from Habitat Home Store to Habitat ReStore. There will be gift card giveaways and refreshments in both stores throughout the day and a ton of brand new holiday décor for sale in the Eighth Avenue store. Locations are 1001 Eighth Ave. S., 615-942-1291 which offers mostly office and household goods, and one at 908 Division St., 615-942-1292 which stocks more true building materials. Details: www.habitatnashville.org. For Habitat stores in other areas, go to www.habitat.org/restores.For more moneysaving ideas, visit www.tennessean.com/mscheap or follow Ms. Cheap on Facebook!
REMOTE/TAMMY ALGOOD/ TN DEPT. OF AGRICULTURE: Tammy gave us tips on storing vegetables or fruit. For more information, visit www.picktnproducts.org. The Turnip Truck has two locations, 970 Woodland Street in East Nashville, and 321 12th Ave South in the Gulch.
TASTE TEST/ SWEETANGO APPLE/ HOSTs TASTE A NEW APPLE: SweeTango apples are available for a limited time at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, Publix, Kroger and Harris Teeter stores. For more information go to www.sweetango.com.