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5 Fun Uses For Pancake Mix That Aren't Pancakes

Pour in the mix. Add water. Add maple syrup. Pour into pan. Flip. Eat. Sounds a bit like the instructions on how to make pancakes right? Well, did you know there are lots of other ways you can use pancake mix that don’t actually involve making pancakes? Want a hint? Psst… Pizza. Cookies. Breakfast Bake. 

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The 411 on Eggs

Picture yourself strolling down the dairy aisle in your local supermarket. You have eggs on your list and as you approach the egg section, you’re hit with what seems like a hundred or more labels, types and colors from a variety of different brands. Where do you start? 

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Make Your Own Hummus 3 Ways

We’re almost certain that hummus is one of the best snacks on earth. With a variety of flavors available and the fact that you can basically dip anything in there, it’s no wonder so many people turn to it for a quick bite when they’re hungry. But if you’re tired of spending roughly $5.99 for a container, you’ll be happy to hear that making it at home is easy and delicious! 

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5 Kitchen Gadgets That Will Make Your Life Easier

Back in the day, chefs and cooks alike had to make do with the tools and utensils they had. And quite frankly, it wasn’t anything to swoon over. Today, we’re tipping our caps to inventors and creative-minded people for making our lives much easier when it comes to kitchen gadgets. See below for 5 items that are going to make you enjoy spending time in the kitchen: 

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3 Reasons Your Knives Aren't Sharp Anymore

What’s the quickest way to dull a knife? You may be thinking “using it on a daily basis.” Sure, constant use can cause a knife to lose its edge over time, but that’s not one of the top reasons. If you’re making any of these knife-dulling mistakes, you’re doing it wrong and need to make some changes right away. Your knives, your fingers and your food will thank you!

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4 Frying Pan Mistakes You’re Making Daily

What’s the one cooking utensil you couldn’t live without? If you asked us, we’d probably have to say it’s our frying pans. After all, we wouldn’t be able to create the best tasting pancakes in the state of Connecticut without them! But they won’t last very long if you’re making these common mistakes:

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How To Remove Food Stains From Carpet

Although temperatures are still on the chilly side here in the Connecticut area, spring will be here before we know it and you know what that means – spring cleaning! So, while we’re on the topic, we’re going to step away from our normal food posts and recipes and take some time to focus on cleaning. But since food is such a big part of our lives, we just had to incorporate it somehow. See below to find out a few quick and easy ways to get rid of food stains from carpet. 

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3 Gluten-Free Lunch Recipes That are Perfect for Work

These days, it seems as though every other person is declaring a personal war against wheat. While it may just seem like the latest health fad, research shows that the increased cases of gluten intolerance are, in fact, justifiable given what modern wheat has become today (i.e. a genetically mutated crop caused by modern farming methods such as cross breeding). 

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3 “Healthy” Foods That Aren’t Actually Healthy

Have you ever been tricked into believing something that simply wasn’t true? We’re going out on a limb here when we say that we’re sure you’ve all been in this type of situation. And when it comes to the foods you eat – the “healthy” ones may not actually be so good for you. See below for 5 foods that often boast healthy claims, when in reality, they aren’t so nutritious. 

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5 Simple Weekday Breakfast Ideas

Let’s face it – there’s not enough time in the morning to wake up, get ready and prepare a full meal for breakfast before heading out the door, so you thought. Normally, when we think of fast, easy-to-make breakfast foods toast and oatmeal come to mind. But these items can be bland and don’t necessarily offer the key nutrients we need to get our day started on the right foot. See below for 5 simple weekday breakfast ideas that aren’t all toast – and best of all, they’re kid-friendly, too: 
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