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Idaho Woman Creates Culinary Curriculum For Low-Income Families

Christina Murray


During the last year, many of us started cooking more meals at home than we’d likely done before. But according to our guests today, some low-income families need new skills and information to cook healthy meals on a budget.

A new program from the Idaho State Department of Education aims to fill that knowledge gap. Idaho Matters spoke with Jill Mathews from the state department along with chef Christina Murray, who will be teaching the upcoming classes.

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Gemma is the host of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show which broadcasts live Monday-Friday at noon. She is an award-winning journalist and has spent the majority of her broadcasting career in Idaho. Gemma was a television news anchor and reporter in Boise for close to 15 years. She came to Boise in 1999 to start Fox 12.