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Keep Your Avocado Half Fresh For Up To A Week With Lettuce Leaves

Use lettuce leaves to wrap an avocado half tokeep it fresh for up to a week.
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Extend The Shelf Life Of Fresh Foods

Nobody wants to throw out good food nor toss out food that’s gone bad. The average American household throws away almost a third of the food it buys, but there are things you can do to make sure food stays good longer—even fresh foods such as vegetables and eggs. The first rule of keeping food...
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How To Keep Your Pumpkins To Last Longer

Halloween is a fun-scary holiday but there is nothing scarier than a sunken, sad pumpkin. Don't let your festive carved pumpkins go from sweet to scary. Put on a delightful display all season long with these tricks to extend the life of your pumpkins. First, handle your pumpkin with care and try...
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Keep Your Valentine's Day Flower Lasting Much Longer With These Tips

Chances are your love sent you flowers for Valentine's Day. Trade groups estimate we spent approximately $1.9 billion flowers alone ! So why not do what you can to keep them blooming as long as possible? Plop a penny into the vase; rather search for a penny made before 1982 when they were made...
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Save Time This Summer Using Frozen Vegetables

Summertime means there is an abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables that await your culinary creations. However the two biggest drawbacks are washing and prepping produce and the time-consuming cleanup that inevitably follows. Many chef's time-saving hacks include using frozen veggies, which are...
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Company Creates Coating To Double Ripeness Life Of Avocados

Avocados are wildly popular but ne of the biggest turnoffs is their brief window of ripeness. Usually the green fruit is ripe for 2-3 days. However one company says they've been able to double the time avocados are ripe. A California company has come up with a tasteless coating that controls the...
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Are Fruit Juices Better For You Than Sodas?

Soda sells continue to slide as more people are turning to natural beverages, such as sparking flavored waters and even fruit juices, to quench their thirst. Considering fruit juices are filled with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants they certainly appear to be a healthier choice than sodas, but...
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How To Pick The Freshest Eggs In The Store

There's nothing like eating foods that are fresh! While your grocer's egg cooler is routinely updated with fresh cartons, we're about to share with you a little trick to hunt down the freshest eggs in the case! Cook's Illustrated magazine, Dan Souza, shares with us the little-known way to figure...
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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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Best Material To Wrap A Sandwich

There are several ways to make a sandwich but for the majority of us, packing it inside a plastic bag is how we store it until lunch. Sadly the plastic bag can leave your delicious sandwich soggy. While using frozen bread can aid in keeping sandwiches from landing in soggyville , try wrapping your...
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