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Winter Panzanella Salad Recipe

Keeping Ingredients Fresh

By: Kristin Marr of Live Simply

The quality of the ingredients used to make a recipe can make or break the meal. This is particularly true when it comes to making recipes that call for fresh produce. Fresh produce is packed full of natural flavors that can take a meal from good to over-the-top amazing!

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DIY Face Mask & Scrub

DIY Face Mask & Scrub

By: Kristin Marr of Live Simply

Over the years, we’ve made homemade cookies, hot chocolate kits, vanilla extract, lip balms and body butters, and face masks and scrubs. Our family and friends started dropping hints in the early fall about the special gifts they would like to receive.

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A Guide to Coffee Grinds

A Guide to Grinding Your Own Coffee

By: Alana Kysar of Fix Feast Flair

It’s amazing what a large impact the coarseness of the grind has on the quality of your brew. In simple terms, the right grind size will maximize extraction. Each method of brewing requires a specific grind size, weight, temperature, and brewing time.

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Double Oven Duty For Thanksgiving

Double Oven Duty For Thanksgiving

By: Lindsay Landis of Love and Olive Oil

Thanksgiving is all about the food. Sure it’s about love and gratitude and family, too, but all that happens around a massive pile of delicious food. Maybe that’s why it’s my favorite holiday of the year?

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Hasselback Potato Gratin Recipe

Holiday Entertaining Made Simple

By: Alice Choi of Hip Foodie Mom

I love having a variety of sides at dinner; some are baked and some are just salads, but either way I have to stick to a very detailed oven schedule. Once the turkey goes in the oven, I can’t use my oven for anything else, until now.

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