Helping Hands in the Kitchen | Roasted Spaghetti Squash

Roasted spaghetti squash is a delicious and healthy alternative to traditional pasta. The squash is roasted until the flesh becomes tender and can be easily scraped into thin, spaghetti-like strands […]

Helping Hands in the Kitchen | Spicy Pickled Carrots

A delicious and tangy recipe for Spicy Pickled Carrots. These carrots are pickled with vinegar, sugar, garlic, and red pepper flakes, giving them a spicy kick. They make a perfect […]

In the News | Salish Current

May 3, 2023 Rebecca Skrinde, CEO of Helping Hands, and Erik Larsen, Operations Manager, recently discussed the difficult choices faced by food banks amidst a rise in visits and a […]

Helping Hands in the Kitchen | Lentil Sloppy Joe

Lentil sloppy joes are a vegetarian twist on the classic sandwich. Cooked lentils are mixed with a savory and slightly sweet tomato-based sauce, then piled high on a bun or […]

Helping Hands in the Kitchen | Instant Creamy Potato Soup

Creamy potato soup is a warm and comforting dish that is perfect for a chilly day. To make it, you will need potatoes, chicken broth, heavy cream, butter, garlic, onions, […]

Helping Hands in the Kitchen | Garlic and Spinach Pasta

This week’s recipe features pasta tossed with garlic, olive oil, and spinach, finished with a sprinkle of grated Parmesan cheese. It’s a simple yet flavorful meal that can be made […]

Helping Hands in the Kitchen | Roasted Asparagus with Lemon

This asparagus with lemon recipe features tender asparagus spears that are lightly steamed and then drizzled with bright and tangy lemons. The dish is both flavorful and healthy, making it […]

Resources in the Community

Skagit County EMS | Car Seat Check

Skagit County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) now offers FREE car seat checks by appointment! This no-cost service is an exciting offering for local caregivers, parents, and grandparents who routinely transport […]

Helping Hands in the Kitchen

Helping Hands in the Kitchen | Pulled Pork Taco Soup

Pulled pork taco soup is a delicious and easy-to-make recipe combining savory pulled pork and spicy taco seasoning. Simply combine all of the ingredients in a large pot or slow […]

Street Outreach Specialist | A Bridge for our Community

We have all witnessed someone who needs support, maybe unhoused or struggling with other challenges in our community. Many of us walk by and pretend not to notice; some of […]