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Bananas With Split Peas and the Great Beyond

September 22, 2017
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Rwandan Entree BANANAS WITH SPLIT PEAS INGREDIENTS 1¾ cups dried split peas 4 cups water or enough to cover split peas 4 ripe bananas¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper or black pepper ½ teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons…

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When Life Hands You Bananas, Make Popsicles

March 20, 2017
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Consider the following: A. I like bananas. B. I don’t like them well enough to eat 3 or 4 of them each day. C. I am a single person, living alone. D. The online shopping…

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Honduran Nacatamales and Those European Wars

May 19, 2015
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Honduran Nacatamales and Those European Wars

Honduran Entree NACATAMALES INGREDIENTS – DOUGH 6 cups masa harina or corn flour 1 cup lard, shortening, or butter 1 teaspoon salt (1 more teaspoon later) 3 tablespoons orange juice 5 tablespoons lime juice 4…

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Fried Bananas and Gabon’s Surfing Gorillas

May 2, 2015
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Fried Bananas and Gabon’s Surfing Gorillas

Gabonese Dessert FRIED BANANAS INGREDIENTS 8 ripe bananas 1 egg 2 tablespoons orange juice ¾ cup bread crumbs ½ cup vegetable oil ½ cup brown sugar 1 cup sour cream SPECIAL UTENSIL cookie sheet no-stick…

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Your Food Freshness Safety Advisor

January 16, 2015
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Your Food Freshness Safety Advisor

Have a question about a multi-colored piece of cheese in the fridge?  Stomach rumbling from a heaping helping of leftover tuna noodle casserole?  Before you head for the bathroom, ask Your Food Freshness Safety Advisor…

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Paella and Everything Important About Spain

April 30, 2014
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Paella and Everything Important About Spain

Spanish Entree PAELLA INGREDIENTS l pound large shrimp 4 chicken breasts ½ pound chorizo sausage links 5 garlic cloves 1 medium onion 1 red bell pepper 4 Roma tomatoes ½ teaspoon paprika 2 ½ tablespoons…

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Caramel Popcorn and Staying Alive at the Movies

April 15, 2014
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Caramel Popcorn and Staying Alive at the Movies

American Dessert CARAMEL CORN INGREDIENTS 6 tablespoons popcorn kernels 1/2 cup butter 1 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 cup light-colored corn syrup 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract SPECIAL UTENSIL…

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Catching Up with The Cast of Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman

January 30, 2014
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Catching Up with The Cast of Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman

Norman Lear’s syndicated soap opera satire Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (1976-1978) was a groundbreaking television phenomenon that kept audiences tuning in nightly for doses of the hysterical and neurotic characters of the fictional Fernwood, Ohio.…

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Who Put This Banana in the Drawer?

January 14, 2014
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I have a way of finding things in unusual places. Take, for example, the time I found one of my socks on the kitchen floor, next to the door. It was just one gray and…

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Poison Fruit

November 26, 2013
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Poison Fruit

Several states have reported finding Black Widow spiders in grapes. Another type of poisonous  spider has been found in bananas in Europe.  Call me sentimental, but I think I miss pesticides. Donna CavanaghDonna Cavanagh is…

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