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strawberry
Seeing how next month is National Strawberry Month and strawberries are in season down here, I thought it only appropriate to...
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    Mason Jar Meals

    Time was when Mason jars were in every Earth Mama’s pantry because every Earth Mama and her Earth Daughters and Earth Sons were hellbent on canning everything in sight. Today Mason jars are enjoying popularity in...
    March 2, 2016 775 0
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    When the Chips Are Down

    What do you crave most in the way of snackies? If you’re anything like us, and we suspect you are, the answer isn’t always so simple. Sometimes you know that you will perish without chocolate, but...
    January 22, 2016 739 0
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    What Time is it? It’s Snickerdoodle Time!

    During the holidays, all I ever want is a snickerdoodle.  My family loves them so much; we make them almost every weekend.  However, there is always a debate.  I love the chewy style snickerdoodles and my...
    December 3, 2015 469 0
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    Lookin’ Good, Pumpkin

    Okay, pumpkin spice is everywhere, I mean everywhere!  Before the lattes, chocolate chips, etc we loved our pumpkin pie.  It seemed like unless you went to Marie Callender’s, you ate pumpkin pie at Thanksgiving at that...
    November 19, 2015 427 0
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    Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice

    Well as fall rolls around, we all know what to expect.  Love or hate it pumpkin spice is EVERYWHERE!  Even my twelve year old daughter wants to jump on the orange bandwagon and insists upon needing...
    November 12, 2015 381 0
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    Halloween is Corny

    Candy corn has to be one of the most recognized candies during the Halloween season.  Some hate it, some love, but we all have eaten it. The yellow, orange, and white triangles will forever be a...
    October 23, 2015 501 0
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    Whatta Jerk

    Meat snacks hold a very special place in our carnivore hearts, mainly because they are, for the most part, meat. In 2014 Matador, which is (and we want to get this exactly right according to meatpoultry.com)...
    September 3, 2015 725 0
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    The Ultimate Craving

    This just in, and film at 11: It’s not just our Men in Blue who crave donuts! Just ask the good folks at Dunkin Donuts. According to a survey published on http://www.saydaily.com/2014/07/brands-millennials-love [scroll down to find...
    August 10, 2015 818 0
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    The Lowdown on Ranch

    We found this very catchy headline for a piece the condiment, “You Can’t Corral Some Folks’ Taste for Ranch Dressing,” at http://www.dressings-sauces.org/salad-dressing-sauce-trends-0. The piece is from the Wall Street Journal, dated July 18, 2014, and it...
    August 10, 2015 710 0
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    Mmmmm… Brownies

    Now that we number 80 million, we Millennials are a force to be reckoned with, especially when it comes to feeding us. We want good, we want healthy (or healthier, or somewhat less unhealthy in certain...
    August 10, 2015 896 0
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    Close Shave(d) Ice

    We are living our dream, but for those Millennials who haven’t quite found that perfect job yet, how’s about an internship and possible franchise in the shaved ice industry? Seriously. “Kona Ice CEO Tony Lamb sympathizes...
    August 1, 2015 1447 0
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    Free to Be… You and Me

    So while we’re celebrating all the freedoms each and every one of us enjoys, let’s not forget the freedom of choice. We speak of the Monchie Bar and the choice of eating the whole dang thing...
    August 1, 2015 533 0
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    How About Those Burgers

    In-N-Out Reigns Supreme! OK, here’s where our true inner burger-eater comes out. In-N-Out, that is. Glorious, wonderful, exquisite In-N-Out. What is it about these burgers that elevate them to a near-celestial status in our minds? Well,...
    June 16, 2015 995 0
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    *Hic* Do I Hear the Boozy Popsicle Truck?

    It hasn’t been that long since we chased the ice cream truck down the street, waving our coinage and clamoring for something cold and full of sugar. Life was good, wasn’t it? Well, Sweet Cheeks, it...
    June 10, 2015 686 0
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    Aw, shucks…

    Those times when we’re nursing a ravin’ cravin’ for something sweet and yet salty, spicy yet buttery-rich, crunchy yet drippy, we turn to the obvious: corn on the cob! And if we’re using our streetness, we...
    June 10, 2015 911 0
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    Homemade Candy Bars

    Our Media Research Manager, Molly shared with us her childhood memories AND her favorite homemade candy – a cottage take on Butterfingers. Same flavor combo, more or less, with the salty and sweet and gooey factors all...
    June 9, 2015 604 0
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    When Life Hands You Lemons, Make… Lemon Everything!!!

    A craving for acidic stuff like lemon, lime or vinegar could point to any number of physical thingies like allergies or low stomach acid or digestive dysfunction. Go to http://butternutrition.com/the-making-of-a-craving/ if you think that’s your deal....
    June 7, 2015 857 0