May is National Egg Month – Here’s how to celebrate

May is National Egg Month, a time to celebrate and appreciate the protein far too many of us take for granted. Baked, boiled, fried or even decorated, eggs are one of the most versatile ingredients available. Here is why May is National Egg Month and how to celebrate properly. Why is May National Egg Month?

Cut down daily coffee expenses | Frappuccino recipe

Cutting your daily expenses can seem tough, at best. You’ve heard of a thousand ways to cut out the unnecessary treats, but there are some things — like coffee — that you just can’t give up. However, you really can reduce your expenses by mixing your own coffee-based beverages, and it will be even better
Taste of Chicago 2010, held at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois.

Taste of Chicago 2010 | Tasteful food and entertainment

Taste of Chicago is at again, bringing out the colorful, delectable tastes of Chicago, Ill., from people all over the world. Taste of Chicago 2010 will be June 25 through July 4, and it will be held at the city’s front yard, the beautiful Grant Park. Taste of Chicago 2010 brings yet another tasteful experience
Veterans Day Free Meals 2010

Veterans Day Free Meals 2010 | Freebies and deals

Veterans Day has has become a day when it’s traditional for businesses to honor veterans by providing free meals. The list of Veteran’s Day free meals for 2010 shows that the tradition is continuing. On Veteran’s Day 2010, free meals will be available across the nation for current and former military members. Veterans Day Free

Pierogi recipe | Polish potato and cheese or a remixed classic

Just about every culture has a classic dumpling or filled pasta of some kind. The Polish pierogi recipe is surprisingly easy to make. Like most traditional foods, it can also be an inexpensive way to feed a crowd or dressed up to create a fancy pierogi recipe worthy of a celebration. Pierogi recipe basics A
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Beef Recall in effect from the CDC | 2 Die from E. Coli

2 dead from tainted beef in New England The Center for Disease Control has issued warnings for people on the Eastern seaboard to watch out for a large shipment of recalled beef, as up to over a half a million pounds of ground beef have been found to be contaminated with E. coli.  The infected

Romaine Lettuce Recall | Salmonella Found in Wisconsin

Company issues quick romaine lettuce recall California company Tanimura & Antle Inc. has recalled a batch of romaine lettuce after the Department of Agriculture found lettuce in Wisconsin that was contaminated with salmonella. Agriculture industry news blog The Packer reports: The traceback was swift because of the Tanimura & Antle’s use of technology. … The
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National Junk Food Day keeps calorie counts climbing

July 21 has long been the unofficial “National” Junk Food Day. The very hazy origins of this holiday don’t prevent many people from celebrating it. The way it is celebrated, though, can vary widely. Straight-up National Junk Food Day celebrations The celebrations for National Junk Food Day are, in general, very simple. Junk food, defined

Get your Denny’s free Grand Slam on Tuesday, February 9

If you can find a seat at your local Denny’s, that is Even needed payday loans for seat cushions? I mean the kind you carry around with you at sporting tailgates, the kind that fit onto arena seats. If you’re planning to take advantage of Denny’s free Grand Slam Tuesday on February 9, you’ll likely
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How to save money when world food prices are rising

During the past few months, world food prices have been on the rise for a variety of reasons. Oil prices are part of the reason, as increased costs of shipping food means that producers and retailers have to charge more for it. However, there are always some ways to save money. Variety of factors cause

Spaghetti Tacos | Going gourmet with kids food

Fans of iCarly have long known of spaghetti tacos. Thanks to a New York Times feature, this kids food item is becoming ever more popular. Though spaghetti tacos were originally a joke, there is a way to make them palatable. The origin of spaghetti tacos The Nickelodeon TV series iCarly featured the first major appearance
Sweet Potato Pie

Sweet potato casserole and sweet potato pie | Recipe perfection

The Thanksgiving table often includes quite a few basics. The sweet potato casserole vs. sweet potato pie recipe debate is one that has been wide-ranging. The secret to tasty sweet potato recipes is to get the right tuber mixed with the right supporting cast. The basics of sweet potato recipes A sweet potato recipe will
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Chelsea Hotel provides a home for the Doughnut Planet

Bohemian counter-culture used to surround Manhattan’s Chelsea Hotel. The hotel used to be known for its central role in drug dealing, murders and rock ‘n’ roll music. This old hotel, though, is now home to something totally different — Doughnut Planet. Past of Chelsea Hotel Many recognize the Chelsea Hotel as a landmark. Built in
Turkey for Thanksgiving 2010

Thanksgiving 2010: Dinner menu ideas

Every year I struggle with the questions of what to make for Thanksgiving dinner. I either have too many ideas or I can’t come up with enough. So this year I have compiled a list of ideas for Thanksgiving dinner to help others put together their ideas of a perfect dinner, with or without a
National Pasta Month

Celebrate National Pasta Month in style

October is National Pasta Month, and there is practically no reason to not celebrate. Pasta take many forms outside of your basic spaghetti, and the harvest months are the perfect time to explore your options. Pasta can be as healthy or indulgent as you want to make it, so use October to try a little

National Mustard Day: Celebrating the spicy

For most people in America, mustard comes in a few limited flavors. National Mustard Day, Aug. 7, is a great excuse to expand your mustard horizons. You can go all out and make your own mustard, or you could try using mustard in a new way. The basics of mustard There are four major types
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Easter Recipes | Easter dinner recipes for celebration

If your family gets together for Easter dinner, or if you choose to celebrate the spring holiday on your own, having great Easter recipes makes the day that much better. Springtime holiday food has a flavor all its own. Too early in the year for the hearty vegetables and grains of harvest, Easter recipes focus