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Pumpkin from soup to seeds

Pumpkin has to be one of the most underrated foods. Sure, it’s great for pie. Or pumpkin roll. Mmm, love that fattening stuff. But there’s so much more. Pumpkin seeds are an easy byproduct of jack-o-lanterns. Now they are easier than ever. You can even microwave them. You can toast them in a traditional way. […]

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Don’t get stuck in a storm without these items

When I was a youngster our electricity went out so my mom showed me how to make a piece of toast over a candle. It was slightly burnt and only OK, but it sure was an adventure.   My guess is that other people have memories similar to this and that’s why they flock to […]

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A steaming bowl of bones soup

My grandmother who lived through the Depression taught me to keep every morsel of food and turn it into something. You know, nothing goes to waste. So at Thanksgiving, I keep the turkey carcass to turn it into soup. While we’re putting away all the food after the Thanksgiving dinner, we pick as much meat […]

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