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It is becoming a total “thing” for celebrities to own restaurants, but do they actually know what they are doing when...
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    Mom is Drained

    I don’t know about you, but I am having a hard time recovering from the holidays.  If I had 1/8th of the energy my kids have, I would be supermom, seriously.  One of the many New...
    January 22, 2016 1089 0
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    Bring on the Layers

    If you are wondering about the perfect gift for coworkers, neighbors, or friends…why not cookies!!!  Now you could make them yourself, or you can give them a gift of making their own.  It is so hard...
    December 3, 2015 1072 0
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    Not My Mess This Year

    Now, at this point, I would love to throw my hands in the air and say, “let’s just go out.”  I know there are many of us who do just that.  Whether you eat in or...
    November 19, 2015 1125 0
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    As the Seasons Change, So do the Menus

    Many restaurants throughout the country and even the world change their menus to accommodate the magical fall flavors.  Root Vegetables, warm spices, and hearty stacks all scream “fall is here.”  To prepare for the change many...
    November 12, 2015 912 0
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    Eerie Aftermath

    Well everyone else has addressed the elephant in the room this Halloween season, we should too.  You know exactly what I am talking about, the Halloween Whopper at Burger King.  A great idea I am sure,...
    October 23, 2015 1262 0
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    Sunday Morning Coming Down… with Brunch!

    Kris Kristofferson, he who wrote “Me and Bobby McGee,” also composed what we think might be the all-time best country song, “Sunday Morning Coming Down.” The first verse goes something (actually, it goes exactly) like this:...
    September 18, 2015 1975 0
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    Jelly Bean Flavors Gone Too Far?

    Jelly Belly’s Beanboozled has come out with a wild and slightly disgusting collection of jelly bean flavors. The “clever” twist is that the most popular flavors, like Caramel Corn and Licorice, look exactly like Moldy Cheese...
    September 3, 2015 1198 0
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    The Great School Lunch Debate

    In some areas the debate rages on, and in other areas kids have no choice: Homemade lunches aren’t allowed, and students must eat what’s plopped down on their trays. In those schools where home-packed lunches are...
    August 10, 2015 1235 0
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    Where does food come from?

    Teaching kids about where their food comes from is a great activity, and you might just learn something yourself as you watch your seeds germinate and become towering plants. Or not-so-towering, as the case may be....
    June 26, 2015 905 0
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    Aloe Vera – “It’s Good for Me!”

    Aloe vera is an excellent addition to a healthy maintenance regimen, and some of its most well-known benefits include: helps support a healthy digestive system helps sustain and promote healthy regularity supports a healthy immune system...
    June 22, 2015 2026 0
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    Looks Sexy-Tastes Good

    There are scores of tricks to keep your table looking good, but probably the best is to add color. If you keep your meals monochromatic, your appetite will be just about the same. Bleh. But if...
    June 19, 2015 1064 0
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    Got Yourself a Picky Eater?

    It seems like every family has at least one picky eater. We know that to be truth because in our family, we were that special child. Still push certain things like lima beans off to one...
    June 15, 2015 1765 0
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    Innovation For Absent-Minded Cooks

    The Ceramic Pot Minder is a must-have. Like, now! The Pot Minder is for like-(absent)minded cooks who put a pot of pasta on the stove and then – oopsie – totally get sidetracked and fugget about it....
    June 14, 2015 1240 0
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    Fore Play

    Are we the only ones who think golfing and drinking are a great combo? Turns out, nope, we’re not. In fact, there’s quite a bit written about the two-in-one activity on line, with this bit of...
    June 12, 2015 1161 0
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    Puff, the Magic Fish That Can Kill You Dead

    Mama always said, “Don’t take candy or sashimi from a stranger.” Mama also qualified her candy statement with something about life and a box of chocolates… That Mama. What a card. Anyway, today, we’re looking at...
    June 8, 2015 1504 0
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    What the Fork?

    WTF? Which, of course, stands for What the Fork? Well, it’s the Finger Fork, a stainless steel appendage you slide over your own finger of choice (we choose index, but that’s just us), and then proceed...
    May 17, 2015 1189 0
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    So a Little Blood with That?

    Well, as Damon said to Elena, “You’re lucky you’re adorable because your eternal optimism is super annoying.”  This is to all of you who are following the blood trail in cooking. We’re right behind you. Kinda. ...
    May 7, 2015 1066 0