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Spring Cleaning: How long do dry spices last?

Who hasn't kept that gift set of beautiful spice jars two or three years before even trying some of them? Maybe you made an Asian dish that required Chinese Five Spice mix...two years ago; the question is, is the Chinese Five Spice still okay to use after its expired?...

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20 Delicious Ways to Enjoy Carrot Cake

Easter is coming up and that means one of my favorite kinds of cake is soon to be everywhere - CARROT CAKE! Yum! This tasty, often moist (sorry if you despise that word, there's no other way to talk about it) Easter dessert is paired with my favorite kind of frosting...

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10 Low Carb Easter Appetizers

When I think about Easter, visions of chocolate bunnies, cheesy potatoes, jelly beans and Peeps circle in my head. Is your mouth watering yet? What if you're trying to eat healthier though? I've rounded up 10 of the best low carb Easter appetizers out there so you can...

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Snowman Snack Banana Pops : a healthy snack

  Today I'm going to share with you a healthy, winter snack for the kids! Since the season of eating is upon us and there will be cookies, candy, stuffing, mashed potatoes and pies galore I thought I'd try my hand at making a healthy, quick and easy, snowman snack...

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25 Turkey Inspired Desserts for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving dessert doesn't always have to be about pumpkin pie. Turkey is probably one of the most well known staples of Thanksgiving. In reality though, the desserts served rarely have to do a whole lot with turkeys! There is usually pumpkin pie and all kinds of...

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DR. SEUSS’ THE GRINCH + Grinch Hot Chocolate

Illumination's newest animated film DR. SEUSS’ THE GRINCH is hitting theaters on November 9th! As you can imagine, Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without Dr. Seuss' famous grumpy, green Christmas hating guy. To celebrate the new film I thought it would be fun to...

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