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Tortillas 101: Which Are Healthier For You?

Many people assume that tortillas are a healthier choice than bread. But are they?
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Pumpkin Patch And Corn Maze Safety

While it is important to be cautious for safety sake, it is also important to keep as many traditions as possible for the mental health of you and your family.
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BABY POWDER

Talcum Powder Alternatives

Talcum powder, also known as baby powder, has been used for decades on the skin of babies to prevent diaper rash, those suffering from eczema and to prevent chaffing in sensitive areas. Most recently a jury awarded $29 million to a woman who says she got cancer from using baby powder. There have...
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The Key In Commanding A Game Of Cornhole

Summer is almost here and backyards all over the area will be fired up, pool floats will be inflated and a friendly game of cornhole will be played for pride. While it may seem simple to toss a bean bag through a hole on a board a few feet away, it takes skill, just as a game of Chess or beer pong...
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Spinach And Kale Have More Pesticide Reside Than Any Other Produce

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) released it's annual "Dirty Dozen" list of produce harboring the most pesticide residues and for the first time, kale made the list and coming in at number three, after strawberries and spinach! According to testing by the USDA and the FDA over 92% of kale...
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How You Can Get Candy Corn Haters To Embrace This Halloween Staple

Everyone has their favorite Halloween candy and while the mainstream varieties are adored by many, the fringe ones have their super fans and those who just shake their heads in disbelief. For instance, mention candy corn and you'll find a more divided house than politics! But some candy corn fans...
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Overcome Your Fear Of A Haunted House

Things that go bump in the dark, eerie sounds getting closer and scary surprises lurking. Yep, it's time to take an adventure through a corn maze or haunted house. It's a big business with about 20% of Americans planning on attending a haunted attraction. However the very thought of being...
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Fake Honey Is A Real Concern

Not all honey is created equal. In many cases fake honey, or more accurately, honey laundering is popular way manufacturers can cheapen the price of honey. By mixing honey with other substances such as high fructose corn syrup, the price of honey can be reduced. Back in 2011 a report surfaced that...
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Two Hands-Off Ways To Steam Corn

It's summer and that means fresh corn on the cob is easily available and while grilled corn is hard to top, steamed corn is delicious too. But before you reach for the big pot and fill it with water (and heat up the house), enlist the help of your Instant Pot. If you're cooing for just a few people...
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Eating Frozen Vegetables Are A Refreshing Summer Snack

Want to get your kids to embrace vegetables better? Try serving them a pea-sicle, corn-sicle or edamame-sicle this summer! While the time honored traditions of slipping veggies into other foods to get kids to like them has mixed results, apparently frozen vegetable have a different taste than raw...
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