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7 Clever Ways to Use Sweet Potatoes

Call me old-fashioned, but as far as I’m concerned the classic baked potato doesn’t need any updating or sprucing up. Melted butter, gooey shredded cheese, crunchy bacon bits, sour cream,

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Show Your Olympic Spirit with International Nachos

Olive Garden recently debuted “Italian nachos” as a Super Bowl tie-in, but the idea is pretty genius in general, and naturally leads to thoughts about other international nachos.

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Host a Winter Olympics Curling Party with These Stone-Shaped Foods

Paczkis, White Castle sliders, macarons, brioches, whoopie pies—what do all these foods have in common? The answer, of course, is with proper application of one of these doo-dads, they become

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This Atlanta Fried Chicken Is Served with a Side of History

The kitchen door swings to and fro as endless plates of fried chicken breeze through the restaurant, releasing a sizzle and wafts of buttery spice. A tinkling of jazz mingles

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You Can Get $1 Drinks at Applebee’s This Month

If you can’t afford a Caribbean vacation, maybe you should go to Applebee’s for the next best thing? (Who are we kidding? This is terrible advice.) But if you’re the

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Here Are the Most Googled Super Bowl Foods in Each State

With just a couple of days left before the big game, you’re probably in the middle of whipping up a killer Super Bowl spread. As we scour the internet for

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What Is the Difference Between a Margarita and a Skinny Margarita?

The margarita may very well be the most democratic of all cocktails, though this may be difficult to prove empirically. Its pedigree is well-established such that even the haughtiest mixologist

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You’ll Never Guess Why This Car Is Filled with Oranges

It might only be February, but I doubt we’ll see a more hilarious photo all year. Yes, the above image is a real life car stuffed to the gills with

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9 Unexpected Ways to Use Capers

You might mainly associate capers with your favorite chicken piccata recipe or lox bagel, but the condiment can actually upgrade much more than just those dishes.

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99 Breweries on the Shelf: Navigating Boston’s Craft Beer Sections

In many respects, it’s never been a better time to be a craft beer consumer, especially in a market like Boston. Gone are the days where there were a few

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Drink an Eye-Popping Margarita with Actual Eyes at This Australian Restaurant

One Australian eatery has taken eye-catching cocktails to a whole other level. Faros Tapas, a new restaurant in Australia’s Museum of Old and New Art, serves a black margarita with a

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Soup Up Your Super Bowl

The Super Bowl. Whether you like it or not, you’ll probably be watching. If not for the football, then for the commercials. Or maybe the halftime show (ugh, Justin Timberlake,

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How to Make Healthy Queso

While certainly not a Super Bowl-specific food, queso will surely show up on lots of tables this Sunday. If you have an urge to make the classic cheese dip a

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How to Make Your Winter Cabin Rental Extra Cozy

Heaven knows we’ve already had a rough start to the winter, and any respite from the doldrums of the commute-work-gym-repeat routine is always welcome. The day-to-day also doesn’t allow enough

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Funeral Home Offers Free Pizza to People Who Preplan Their Funerals

Death isn’t the most appetizing thing to think about. But one funeral home is helping to change that perception. The Krause Funeral Home in Brookfield, Wisc. is hosting a pizza party!

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Panera Bread Recalls Cream Cheese Over Possible Listeria Concerns

Panera Bread, everyone’s favorite lunchtime purveyor of soups, salads, sandwiches, and every conceivable combination thereof, is voluntarily recalling cream cheese because of a possible bacterial outbreak. While no illness has been

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Shake Shack’s New Valentine’s Day Shake Helps Dogs Get Jobs

One of the best ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day is with a dog. Cuddle a puppy who will love you unconditionally, never let you down, and always give you lots of

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How to Organize Your Kitchen for Healthy Eating

Who hasn’t planned to eat healthy only to have your lettuce go bad in the back of your fridge as it fills up with takeout boxes? And pretty much everyone

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Giardiniera: Chicago’s Condiment

Chicago, Chicago, that toddlin’ town Chicago, Chicago, I’ll show you around (you’ll stay around) Bet your bottom dollar you lose the blues in Chicago, Chicago, the folks who visit All

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Korean Dishes to Savor During the Winter Olympics

It is completely serendipitous that the 2018 Winter Olympics will be held in Pyeongchang, because this winter, all I want to do is curl up on the couch and devour

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What Is the Difference Between Regular Yogurt and Greek Yogurt?

All I can remember is that I started eating Greek yogurt about a decade ago when it seemed to burst into the American marketplace as though it was something recently

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