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Thanksgiving Is Biggest Food Waste Day In United States

Americans will get together this year to share stories, football, and eat a feast of food. Thanksgiving is the biggest waste of food day of any other day in America. We waste $282 million of uneaten turkey every year, and the problem is getting worse.

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Guess What The Filithiest Item In The Average Houshold Is

Holiday season and cooking go hand in hand, especially here in the Northland. We like to eat, and plenty of it. With that comes dirty dishes, pots n pans, utensils, spills, and counter tops and stoves that need a good cleaning.

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Source: SavvyChristine via flickr
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How To Roast Your Vegetables For Better Flavor

I was standing in line at the grocery store the other day and the woman behind me was looking at my purchases and she said half-jokingly:  "Brussel Sprouts - who eats those?"  I told her that I do, and we got into a conversation about how I prepare Brussel Sprouts - which is roasted.

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Target Has Better Deals Than Walmart on Thanksgiving Meal Kits — Dollars and Sense

If you are still trying to figure out where to get the best deal on this year’s Thanksgiving dinner, industry analysts say that Target, not Walmart, is your best bet for coming in under $50.

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Source: Cobalt 123 via flickr
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How To Roast The Perfect Turkey

The perfect turkey is yours to accomplish - it's really not that difficult.  A lot of cooks shy away from roasting turkey because they feel "overwhelmed" by the process.  Let me assure you - it's not difficult, and if you learn from the following tips, you'll have a turkey that everyone raves about

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Bacon Could Become Even Better, Thanks to Genetics

Bacon is one of the few foods on this Earth that is perfect and beautiful all by itself, it doesn't need seasoning or melted cheese. However, that hasn't stopped some scientists from trying to make it even tastier...

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5 Things That Happen In America On Thanksgiving, But Probably Didn’t Happen With The Pilgrims

On the fourth Thursday this month, most Americans will have the day off and celebrate Thanksgiving. Some reflect, some state their gratitude, some just eat. Here's 5 things that happen on Thanksgiving.

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What Will Thanksgiving Dinner Cost This Year? — Dollars and Sense

The price of Thanksgiving is going up this year, but not as much as you might think.

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10 Food Myths You Probably Believe

All too often we get carried away believing (or worse, repeating) everything we are told and don't spend enough time questioning what's actually been said. We've picked 10 very common health mantras you hear everyday and weeded out the worst of the lies, because we want you to eat all the avocados. All of them.

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Source: Virginia Sea Grant via flickr
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One Persons Trash Is Another Persons Dinner; Fish Mongers Are Expanding What Americans Eat

A fish monger in Houston is slowly expanding the dining horizons of restaurant patrons - one fish at a time.  PJ Stoops has made a business for itself by buying the "secondary" fish - the "trash fish" if you will - that usually get thrown away, and selling them to inventive restaurants to show up as dinner on your plate

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Source: CLC Photography via flickr
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Carrots Are The New Trend In Haute Cuisine

Just like neckties, hem-lines, and fashions the food world isn't immune to trends.  It looks like an old favorite is gaining popularity in five-star restaurants as carrots are showing up on more and more plates in some of the trendiest establishments.

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What Can You Expect At The Taste Of Home Cooking School, Saturday October 27th?

If you love cooking or love a good show - this is the event for you!  Saturday, October 27th is the date of the Taste of Home Cooking School - coming to the Superior Middle School.  So what can you expect?

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