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The Real Reason You Leave Dishes "To Soak" ;-)

No doubt the information contained in this report will be a hotbed of debate at Thanksgiving this year. Soaking dishes is rooted in lies! The practice of letting soapy water loosen stuck-on food does work. But let's be honest soaking fanatics, soaking usually involves an overnight stay in the sink...
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Cook More With Beer

Move over the salt, pepper and garlic powder for a new items to add to your spice rack, beer! Particularly cheap beer! While wine generally gets the green light for cooking, beer also has some tasty benefits. Perhaps you're wondering why foods should be cooked with beer or wine? Simply put the...
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Unhealthy Foods Can Be Healthy At Times

Would you ever think of a doughnut as a health food? Or whiskey as a health drink? Well they're not! People who completely deprive themselves of foods they love are less likely to sustain their healthy eating goals. So nutritionists have chimed in who say we can still eat our favorite foods and...
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100 Calorie Count Super Bowl Foods

: It's the final football game of the year, Super Bowl 52 is Sunday live from Minneapolis, Minnesota when the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles play for the championship. But the Super Bowl is more than football, it's commercials, the Puppy Bowl, musical performances from Justin...
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Pre-Packaged Food That Is Healthier Than Fresh

While many people look to improve health in 2018 there are some common misunderstandings that only fresh foods are eth way to go. While it is true most processed foods are less-than-ideal nutritionally, some are actually equal to or may even be greater than the fresh. Canned or boxed tomatoes can...
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Worst Foods to Cook In A Pressure Cooker

When time is short, a pressure cooker can be your family's best friend when it comes to dinner. Just toss a few frozen chicken pieces in the cooker with some seasoning and voila, dinner ready to go in less than 20 minutes. While a pressure cooker can make the toughest emits tender and juicy in...
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Deep Fried Foods May Be Affecting Our Weather

Deep fried chicken, deep fried fish and even deep fried Twinkies are being looked at as a reason for increased cloud cover in major cities. Researchers say that the fatty acids that get released into the air when food is fried coat the surface of dirt particles in the atmosphere, making them better...
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Thanksgiving Foods That Are Okay For Pets

We give thanks tomorrow with our family and friends. Part of our family is our pets but not all foods we eat are safe for your dogs and cats to consume. So here are some Thanksgiving foods that are hazards and other that are OK in moderation. Turkey is ok for our carnivore comrades but make sure it...
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Foods That Favor A Good Night's Sleep

Another night of tossing and turning? Experts say you could improve your chances of getting a decent night's shut-eye by eating the right foods. Specifically foods rich in magnesium, such as spinach, pumpkin seeds and almonds calms nerves and relaxes muscles which should be helpful in keeping a...
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Foods That Help Fight Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and all that pink appears to be making a big difference! The latest figures from the American Cancer Society show a 39% decrease in death rates from the disease from 1989 to 2015 , which means over 300,000 lives have been saved. While the drop in breast...
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