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Review of Jimmy Dean Breakfast Bowls: Biscuits and Gravy

This is my honest review of Jimmy Dean biscuits and gravy.

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What Can You Do With Expired Canned Goods?

Find out what to do with expired canned food, from donating it to using it for animal feed. Get creative and learn how to make the most of what you have.

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Is It Bad to Reheat Food Twice?

Learn about the risks associated with reheating food twice, including how to minimize the risks and how to properly store leftovers for safe consumption.

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Do Canned Goods Spoil?

While canned goods don't spoil as quickly as other foods, they can still go bad if you store them improperly. Learn how to spot the signs that canned foods have gone bad.

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Review of InnovAsian Orange Chicken

This is my unbiased review of InnovAsian Orange Chicken.

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Review of Harvest Snaps Baked Green Pea Snacks

Looking for a healthy way to snack that can satisfy your cravings? These might fit the bill.

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Review of Rhythm Organic Carrot Sticks Snack

I found these snacks on Amazon by searching for "healthy snacks." These veggie chips are made from real carrots. Let's take a look.

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Review of Smartfood Caramel Cheddar Mix

Finding a healthy snack isn't always easy. Most tasty snacks are high in calories, sugar, and salt. Is Smartfood Caramel Cheddar Mix tasty and healthy?

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Review: Marie Callender's Turkey Pot Pie

Pot pies are one of the ultimate comfort foods. Meat, veggies, and a delicious gravy tucked into a warm, crusty pastry. What more could you ask for?

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Review of Marie Callender's Beef Pot Pie

Who doesn't love a nice, comforting pot pie? Let's take a look at the Marie Callender's beef option.

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A Review of Signature Select Mini Quiche Snacks

Let's take a look at Safeway's Signature Select Mini Quiche snacks. They come in two flavors: Cheese and Bacon, and Florentine.

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7 White Cheddar Cheese Snacks Rated

White cheddar seems to becoming more popular today. i guess it is with any sort of flavor or fad as society progresses. I wanted to look at some of the things they are doing with White Cheddar today in the snacking area.

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Frozen Pancake Reviews: Which Brand Is Best?

When you don't have time to whip up pancakes from scratch, frozen pancakes get the job done. Which brand is best?

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7 Advantages of Home Baking

Home baking can be time-consuming and frustrating at times, but there are also many fantastic benefits. This article lists and looks at seven of them.

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Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Round-Up: Which Is the Best?

A review of some popular mint chocolate chip Ice creams. I plan to update this periodically and add new reviews. I hope you like some of these brands and agree with my opinions.

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Review of Boomerang's Traditional Beef (Pot Pie)

Boomerang's Traditional Beef seems to be marketed as an Australian version of the beef pot pie. This is my honest review.

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The Origin of Tater Tots: A Comfort Food for All Seasons

Tater Tots, tasty potato nuggets we savor as a side dish or the delicious makings of a casserole, were invented in Oregon by two brothers, Nephi and Golden Griggs. "Tater Tots" is actually a trademark, so this fare is often just called "tots." Other common names are "bites" and "puffs."

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Review of Aldi Supermarket: Pros and Cons

This article is a review of the Aldi markets. They offer shoppers cheaper prices than many other markets.

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7 Benefits of Slow Cookers

While slow cooker meals do require some advance planning, they are great for making flavorful food, as well as tenderizing meat. This article lists and looks at seven advantages of slow cooking.

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5 Downsides of Slow Cookers

While slow cookers can certainly be used to create wonderful meals, they do also have their downsides. This article lists and looks at five negatives of slow cookers.

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5 Disadvantages of Braising as a Cooking Technique

Braising can be an easy way to take a cheap cut of meat and make it into a delicious meal. The method does have some downsides, though. This article lists and looks at five of them.

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American Tries Crumpets For The First Time (A Review)

I decided to try crumpets for the first time. This is my review of the Duffy's and Trader Joe's brands.

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7 Advantages of Braising

A popular and relatively straightforward combination cooking method, braising can be a great way to create tasty one-pot meals. This article lists and looks at seven benefits of braising.

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My Review of Every Flavor of Cheetos Mac 'n Cheese

What happens when mac 'n cheese meets Cheetos? Let's find out.

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7 Benefits of Deep-Fat Frying

Despite having a reputation for being unhealthy, deep-frying has a lot going for it. This article lists and looks at seven benefits of this cooking technique.

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7 Disadvantages of Roasting Foods

Roasting is seen as a healthy and tasty way to cook foods, such as meats, nuts, and vegetables. However, this article lists and looks at seven downsides of this cooking method.

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Review of Kevin's Paleo Lemongrass Chicken

This article provides a review of Kevin's Paleo Lemongrass Chicken. It is a freezer entree that requires minimal prep and cooking, but it is not pre-cooked before it is frozen.

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5 Best Substitutes for Cling Film

What are the best substitutes for cling film that are safer and more environmentally friendly? Here are five of the best options for your kitchen that meet these criteria.

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"Stranger Things" Surfer Boy Supreme Frozen Pizza Review

There is a new offering in the frozen pizza market. Palermo's, makers of Screamin' Sicilian frozen pizza have introduced the "Stranger Things" Surfer Boy frozen pizza ahead of the fourth season of the popular Netflix series. A unique frozen pizza with interesting packaging. Let's see how it tastes!

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Review of Evergood Hot Links

Almost everyone enjoys a good hot dog now and then. This is my review of Evergood hot link sausages.

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"Stranger Things" Surfer Boy Pizza Review

While perusing my local Walmart frozen food section, I was shocked to find "Stranger Things" Surfer Boy Pizza. How does this frozen pizza stack up to the competition? Let's find out with my latest review!

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Review of Simply Potatoes Southwest Style Hash Browns

This is my unvarnished review of Simply Potatoes Southwest Style Hash Browns.

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5 Handy Tips to Keep Your Oven Clean During Cooking

Some tips and tricks to stop unsightly grease splashes in your cooker. These tips will keep your oven clean and fresh without too much effort.

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Review of Jennie-O Turkey Breast

If you like turkey breast but don't want to cook up a full bird, Jeannie-O might be what you're looking for.

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Children’s Author Tasha Tudor: Recipes Inspired by Her Pioneer-Like Life

Tasha Tudor was the author/illustrator of 100 children’s books. She was born in 1915 and died in 2008 but lived her life in 1830. How can this be? Let me share her amazing story with you and recipes inspired by her humble subsistence life.

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Review of Frito Lay's White Cheddar Poppables

If you are looking for a light and airy snack that tastes pretty good, you might want to try Frito Lay's White Cheddar Poppables.

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A Review of Lay's Layers Sour Cream and Onion Snacks

Are Lay's Layers Sour Cream and Onion Snacks any good? I think so. Are they worth the money? Probably not. Should you buy them anyway? Well, if you like to snack, yes!

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How I Found My Cooking Groove

Tired of DiGiorno and Burger King? Here's how I got out of my dinner rut.

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40 Quotes to Celebrate “Let’s All Eat Right” Day

Let’s All Eat Right Day is celebrated in honor of nutritionist Adelle Davis, born on February 25,1904. She promoted natural foods for health and fitness and earned the title “queen of optimal eating.”

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Safeguarding Organic Food Authenticity With Blockchain

Global food policymakers are on a mission to help strengthen the overall integrity of the organic supply chain and protect the value of the organic label in the eyes of consumers. Could augmented blockchain traceability be the answer to building a transparent organic ecosystem?

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The Original One Bite Frozen Pizza Review

After months of stalking my local Walmart frozen food section, I was finally able to find the One Bite frozen pizza offered by Dave Portnoy and Barstool Sports. How does One Bite pizza stack up to the competition? Let's find out.

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I Tried Every Devour Brand TV Dinner: An Honest Review

I tried all the Devour brand TV dinners at my local grocery stores over the course of a few weeks. Here’s what I thought of each one.

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8 Budget-Friendly Weeknight Meal Ideas With Walmart Groceries

Budget-friendly doesn't have to mean cheap and tasteless. You can make inexpensive meals that are quick and easy using groceries from Walmart.

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9 Tricks to Make Sure You Use Up Leftovers

This article gives a brief history of leftovers and suggests ways to make sure your leftovers actually get eaten before they go bad.

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Product Review of Kirkland (Costco Brand) Protein Bars

A close friend of mine recommended Kirkland Protein Bars. This is a review sharing my opinon of them.

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What Is a Food Pyramid? Has It Made Us Fatter?

A food pyramid is supposed to illustrate a healthy diet. But does it over-simplify nutrition, and has it created confusion about what a balanced diet should contain?

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7 Reasons to Watch Cooking Shows Even If You Don't Make the Recipes

This article shares seven reasons to watch cooking shows even if you do not intend to make the recipes.

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Food Additives Bha, Bht, and Tbhq: Uses and Concerns

Bha, Bht, and Tbhq are antioxidant food additives commonly found in oily and fatty processed foods, medicines, cosmetics, food packaging, animal feed, and rubber goods. The letters look and sound similar, but how do the synthetic additives they represent differ?

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A Review of 5 Common Breakfast Oatmeal Brands

Let's take a look at some of the more popular oatmeals available today: Kind, Better Oats, Nature's Path Organic, Quaker, and WinCo Foods (my local generic brand).

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The Good Homemaker Is Not Obsolete

Homemaking is a job if it is done right. While it may not earn money it certainly can save money. Here are several things a homemaker can do to save and earn.