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7 Ways to Prepare Turkey

Turkey

The turkey, as we know it, originates from the forests of North America. When this bird was first spotted by the Europeans eons ago, they thought it was a kind of guinea fowl. The name turkey comes from the fact that the birds were imported to Central Europe via the country Turkey. The Europeans then Read more…

What to Eat on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Plate

There are certain expectations when it comes to Thanksgiving dinner. The traditional turkey is always present in most American tables on this night, together with the appetizers and side dishes that are usually served during this holiday. While there is no law against serving other dishes on Thanksgiving, traditional dishes make the holiday all the Read more…

Ideas for Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Thanksgiving Table

Have you made up your mind up about what Thanksgiving appetizers to serve? Don’t worry, there is still plenty of time to think about it, especially if you are going to go the simple way. While you are at it, why don’t you start taking a look at these Thanksgiving side dishes? They may not Read more…

Thanksgiving Appetizer Ideas

Thanksgiving Table

In several weeks, Thanksgiving will be upon us. More likely than not, you will be caught up in a cooking frenzy when the day arrives – or even before the actual day. Since Thanksgiving is really all about being with family and friends and expressing gratitude for what we have, wouldn’t it be nice to Read more…

Take Full Advantage of the Season With Squash Recipes

Squash and Pumpkins

What’s the most common vegetable you see during fall? There’s absolutely no doubt it – everywhere you look, it is squash that you will see. Or pumpkins. Even zucchini. With these vegetables being so abundant at this time, wouldn’t it be nice to use them as much as you can while they are available? There Read more…

Metric Versus U.S. Standard Measurement – The Reference Infographic

Metric vs Standard reference infographic

So you’ve stumbled upon the perfect recipe for dinner. You even have all the ingredients on hand, making a trip to the supermarket unnecessary. Everything’s just going great – until you notice the weird markings right before the ingredients. Instead of 1 cup, you see 240 mL. Where there should be ounces, you see grams. Read more…

What to Eat on Halloween

Pumpkin Squash Pie

Halloween is a just a few days away, and I bet that you already have your costume all prepped and ready to go. But have you thought about what to eat during the spookiest day of the year? Unless you are throwing your own party, you might not really have thought much about food that Read more…

Turn Up the Heat: Worldwide History of Spice [Infographic]

Turn Up the Heat: Worldwide History of Spice [Infographic]

They say that money makes the world go round. While that might just be true today, centuries ago, spices made the world go round. Spices used to be worth so much that people set about to conquer new territories in search for these flavor enhancers. Today, basic spices may not fetch so much in the Read more…