February 2012
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8 Ways to do More With Vegetables
Vegetables are essential in any diet, but for most they are only ever an accompaniment to meat or fish. In this post we’re going to talk about how vegetables can take center stage and how you can do so much more with them by simply changing the ways you cook them, the vegetables you use and how you present them. 1)      Add favor: There is nothing worse than bland and tasteless food and vegetables...
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A Beginner's Guide to Roasting a Turkey
Cooking a turkey is a fairly simple process, if you know how. But then, everything is simple when you know how to do it. Once you’ve gathered your turkey, stuffing, seasonings of choice and other ingredients, the process can be broken down into a few fairly simple steps. Let’s go over them. Prep the Bird Start out by letting the turkey properly thaw, rinsed and then carefully dried,...
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How to Save Money on Food
Saving money on your food budget is one of the most important steps you can take in reducing your monthly bills. Food can easily cost over $1000 a month, and more if you have a large family. If you have young children, it can go up even higher because of all the special food  you have to purchase for them growing up. Don’t even get me staretd on diapers, supplements, formula, vitamins, and...
Feb 26th
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Vegan Food: Wonton Soup  →
veganoshing: Folding wontons isn’t hard, so as long as you can find the wonton skins, you’ll be good to go. The brand I used here is called Twin Marquis, and I know they make both vegan and non-vegan wonton skins and gyoza wrappers. Look for the white (not yellow) square wrappers. The round ones are…
Feb 25th
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The Barbecue Dynasty in the Lone Star State
The smoked goodness of traditionally barbecued meats is nearly a staple food in Texas, and so many entrepreneurs have opened restaurants dedicated to the cuisine, that Central Texas boasts its own Barbecue Trail. Essentially, barbecuing is a highly skilled form of cooking, and when done with the right smoke and spices, it has the ability to turn low-cost cuts of meat like beef briskets, ribs, and...
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Which Foods Are Worth Buying Organic
Organic food has risen in popularity over the past few years, and while we all know it is generally healthier for us to eat organic fruit and vegetables where possible, due to the tough economic times this is not always in everyones budgets. To know which foods are worth spending the extra money on it is important to know why some foods are more effected than others and what “organic”...
Feb 24th
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Recipe: Tomato Pesto Crostata
sunset-vine: I’m in a gourmet baking mood today - I think it’s because I’ve had so much free time lately and want to experiment. Each and every time I check the Always With Butter website, my mouth waters (seriously, I’m drooling over here). This Tomato Pesto Crostata looks beautiful and apparently tastes like a lot like pizza.. A win, win for both Tyler and I. Find more of these pictures and...
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Let.Go: Death by Oreo →
thesuitelifeofjustcody: Ingredients 1 package Oreo Cookies, regular size 1 package Mini Oreo Cookies, for decoration (optional) 1 package chocolate cake mix (mix according to directions on box) 8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature 1/2 cup butter (1 stick), room temperature 3 3/4 cups powdered sugar 1…
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Let.Go: Chinese Dumplings →
thesuitelifeofjustcody: Chinese Chicken Dumpling: Whether it’s fried or boiled, Chinese chicken dumpling is a classic food in the world. If you are in the mood to make dumplings by yourself, see how to make it easy. Prep time: 60 minutes Cook time: 10-20 minutes Utensils: Pot,…
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