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English Cucumber: Info & Recipes!

What is an English cucumber? How does it differ from the regular variety? Here are the facts. What is an English cucumber? It’s better than a regular slicing cucumber. We prefer the English cucumber over the standard variety. It has a stronger flavour and is easier to use than the standard. Why? This is why. […]

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Fernet Branca: A Quick Guide

What is Fernet Branca? This bitter Italian Amaro is a popular shot in cocktails. This article will explain how to mix it into cocktails. This liqueur is so bitter it’s almost unreal. Meet Fernet Branca. This Italian Amaro tastes like bitter black liquorice. It’s also spicy and intensely herbal. It has a long history and has been wildly […]

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How to make Noodle Kugel without a Recipe

Noodle Kugel is a popular staple of Ashkenazi Jewish cuisine traditions. However, if you have never been to any Ashkenazi Jewish celebrations, you may not have ever had one. It’s possible to have never tried Kugel before, even if you know the name (that can be pronounced “coogle” or “kuggol”); you are not the only […]

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How to cook Filet Mignon for absolute perfection

Filet mignon is a popular cut and often fetches the most in the butcher’s shop. These precious tidbits can be daunting to cook when you’re spending upwards of $20 per kilogram. Cooking steaks shouldn’t be intimidating. I promise. I promise. What is Filet Mignon? Filet mignon is a great steak. The butcher cuts a cross-sectional […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Making Pulled Pork

It’s no secret that pork shoulder is a favourite of barbecue fans. Let’s now talk about why you should make it at home. We will eat shredded pork with a Kansas City-style barbecue sauce any time of the week, and we mean anytime. But, it is so simple to make at home in a Crockpot or Instant Pot. […]

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5 Diet Tips That You Must Not Forget

You’re not the only one feeling like everyone is a nutrition expert. It can be unclear to find nutrition advice and diet tips online. This is especially true if it seems to make sense or has enough testimonials and anecdotal evidence to be convincing. A lot of the advice you see online comes from qualified […]

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How to Choose the Best Apples Every Time?

The apple is my favorite autumn snack. I’m not the only one. Apples are so popular in the United States, where I am from, that we often talk about them. There is the Big Apple. You can be either the apple of someone’s eyes or a rotten one. You might even keep the doctor away if you […]

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Ten Most Pinned Fall Recipes

The Internet is buzzing about fall. There are tons of fall recipes on Pinterest that you can’t stop pining, along with pumpkin spice every. These ideas extend beyond the basic soups and baked autumn goodies. Home cooks are just as passionate about experimenting with fall produce as they are with butternut squash hummus and pumpkin Alfredo sauce. Ten […]

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Everything you need to know about mindful eating

Consider me a mindfulness convert but a newbie to mindful eating. You can find me at a yoga class or meditating with a Downward Dog any week. When I meet up for coffee, mindfulness is a common topic of conversation. Alternate nostril breathing is something I have used to manage anxiety triggers. Yet, mindful is not a […]