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Instagram has completely changed the way we eat and that's not a good thing
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Demerara_Guy Will rainbow foods ever go away? Unfortunately, Instagram has become so pervasive in our lives that its influence on food trends likely won't let up. However, there's a big difference between a longstanding trend like beautiful food that catches your eye, and a passing fad. "If your average Instagram food doesn't actually taste good, people will stop standing in line for it," Christine Couvelier, professional food trendologist and founder of Culinary Concierge told INSIDER. "For the most... [ more ]
Demerara_Guy How did we get here? (L to R): The Cotton Candy shake and the Brooklyn Blackout shake from Black Tap. Yelp/Evangeline M. Two of the biggest Instagram foods that have been the clickable pioneers in this journey of ridiculously over-the-top food porn are the tie-dye rainbow bagels from The Bagel Store in Brooklyn , and the monstrous milkshakes topped with cookies, candy, firecrackers, and more that originated at Black Tap Burgers & Beer in New York. As we thought, behind every viral food... [ more ]
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Cream Soda and Milk: A Taste of Home
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30 Tasty Hot Dog Recipes for Your Next Cookout
Demerara_Guy Taco Dogs No buns? No problem! Turn your hot dogs into tacos perro with a little homemade salsa, spicy pinto beans and bacon wrapped in a flour or corn tortilla. Get the recipe for Taco Dogs [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Grilled Link Hot Dogs with Homemade Pickle Relish Take your humdrum dogs to new heights by dressing them with wickedly delicious homemade pickle relish. Itโ€™s as simple as chopping onions, dill pickles, red peppers and mixing them with mustard, coriander and a little vinegar. [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Sunday Night Special Make Sunday night extra special with this delightful combo layered on a bun. This delectable creation sandwiches caramelized onions, homemade sloppy joe, garlicky greens and Spaghetti-Os for a mouthwatering mouthful. Get the recipe for Sunday Night Special [ more ]
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Michael Smith's Best Chicken Recipes
Demerara_Guy Spanish Paella with Shrimp, Chicken and Sausage This top-rated paella recipe is quick and easy, and perfect for a Sunday night dinner. Get the recipe for Michael Smith's Spanish Paella with Shrimp, Chicken and Sausage http://www.foodnetwork.ca/ever...-Chicken-and-Sausage [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Baked Chicken with Spinach and Cherry Tomatoes Set this dish on low Sunday morning and by dinnertime, youโ€™ll have melt-in-your-mouth beef, tender potatoes and a flavour-packed vegetable sauce for pouring over the orzo. Get the recipe for Michael Smith's Chicken with Spinach and Tomatoes recipe [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Mediterranean Chicken Soup With fresh herbs, veggies and couscous, this is anything but your typical chicken noodle soup. Get the recipe for Michael Smith's Mediterranean Chicken Soup [ more ]
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The best thing to do in every state this fall
Demerara_Guy SEE ALSO: The 20 most beautiful spots to see fall foliage around the world [ more ]
Demerara_Guy WASHINGTON, DC: Ghost tour of historic Georgetown, in Washington, DC Historic Georgetown town homes. Orhan Cam/Shutterstock Strolling through Washington, DC's Georgetown neighborhood is a great fall activity by itself. However, taking a ghost tour of the historic area is an even better way to celebrate the season. [ more ]
Demerara_Guy WYOMING: Yellowstone National Park Yellowstone is beautiful all year long, but fall in the National Park is a special experience. Oomka/Shutterstock Yellowstone National Park offers a different experience for every season. Fall is a great time to explore the changing colors of the park's beautiful natural scenery on a beautiful hike. [ more ]
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40 Fabulous Spring Cake Recipes
Demerara_Guy Meyer Lemon Meringue Cheesecake If you thought you've seen it all when it comes to Anna Olson's lemon desserts, think again โ€” her brand new recipe is a must-try! Unbelievably creamy lemon cheesecake is topped with tangy lemon curd and finished with a mountain of torched meringue. Get the recipe for Anna Olson's Meyer Lemon Meringue Cheesecake http://www.foodnetwork.ca/baki...-meringue-cheesecake [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Multi-Layered Peach Cake This delicious peach cake surprises your taste buds with layers of peaches, cheesecake, graham cracker crust, vanilla cake and a brandy caramel sauce. Get the recipe for Multi-Layered Peach Cake [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Lemon-Lime Pound Cake A classic bundt cake with zesty citrus flavour and a sweet and tart icing dripping down the sides, this fresh and flavourful cake is sure to be a springtime favourite. Get the recipe for The Pioneer Woman's Lemon-Lime Pound Cake [ more ]
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50 Hearty Vegetarian Recipes (That Even Omnivores Will Love)
Demerara_Guy 50 - Energy Up! A Classic Korean Bowl Gets a Powerful Protein Punch Thrive Market , September 7, 2015, Source This Korean bowl is a delightful mix of sesame and garlic-infused vegetables, a runny egg, and grain in a sweet and spicy sauce. Here, weโ€™ve replaced the usual rice for quinoa for an added protein punch for this vegetarian take on the dish. Bibimbap Yield: 2 servings Active Time: 25 minutes Total Time: 30 minutes Sesame oil 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 carrots, peeled and julienned 4... [ more ]
Demerara_Guy 49 - Stuffed Mushrooms PlantBasedonaBudget.com , September 9, 2013, Source Recipe: Stuffed Mushrooms From: Stefan Bloom at Plant Based on a Budget Thereโ€™s something awesome about stuffed mushrooms in an early โ€™80s, Parentsโ€™-Dinner-Party/ Gourmet magazine kind of way. To me, they give off a sort of suburban glamour โ€“ the type of thing served at a party in someoneโ€™s shag-carpeted living room, where the guests drink red wine out of chunky crystal glasses, people who donโ€™t usually smoke have a... [ more ]
Demerara_Guy 48 - Vegan Mashed Potatoes & Gravy (Recipe) Magda Rod , November 22, 2013, Source Being vegan during Thanksgiving can be a challenge. Grocery stores, with their push for pre-order turkeys, make me cringe. What would a cruelty-free Thanksgiving look like? What if one year everyone decided to order a Tofurky Roast or just stick to a plant-based spread , and save a turkey? Ok, enough dreamingโ€ฆ One thing I have always loved about Thanksgiving is mashed potatoes and gravy. Fortunately, these... [ more ]
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20 things you didn't know about McDonald's
Demerara_Guy SEE ALSO: 11 things you should never order at McDonald's [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Drive-thrus are for vehicles only Jonathan Weiss/Shutterstock Although you could've sworn you've seen your drunk friends getting served a meal via walking by the drive-thru, McDonald's has a strict rule against that. "We have a policy that forbids us from serving people who are not in a 'motorized vehicle' in [the] drive-thru because it can be unsafe," one employee admitted on Reddit. "Bicycles, electric scooters, and pedestrians cannot be served." [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Their chicken nuggets have been known to melt Flicker Chicken McNuggets are constantly under fire in the media, whether it's because of pink slime claims, having more than 40 ingredients, or because they, uh, melt ? Former McDonald's employee and Reddit user DFunkatron explained, "I accidentally left a whole bag of about 100 chicken nuggets out on a counter for way too long. They melted. Into a pool of liquid." Wondering why? It could be because the finely-ground chicken meat is combined... [ more ]
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75 Holiday Party Appetizers Your Guests Will Love
Demerara_Guy Lemon Chicken Lollipops Lemon-flavoured, panko-crusted chicken skewers served with a tangy peach ginger dipping sauce. Get the recipe for Lemon Chicken Lollipops http://www.foodnetwork.ca/holi...d4a8aa4b4c6d23511b12 [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Chorizo Bites with Arugula Pesto These spicy, flavour-packed bites of chorizo are perfectly paired with a fresh arugula pesto. Get the recipe for Chuck Hughes' Chorizo Bites with Arugula Pesto [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Potato Crisps with Goat Cheese and Olives These delightful crisps combine fried, thinly-sliced potatoes topped with a dollop of zesty goat cheese and a tasty olive spread. Get the recipe for Giada De Laurentiis' Potato Crisps with Goat Cheese and Olives [ more ]
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14 Fantastic Wedding Buffet Recipes
Demerara_Guy Baked Potato Bar Simply hollow out baked potatoes and arrange all the appropriate toppings (cheese, sour cream, bacon etc.) in bowls for this comfort food spread. Who can say no to bacon? Find everything you need in this recipe for The Pioneer Woman's Potato Skins Bar . [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Open-Faced Sandwich Buffet An easy yet impressive addition to your wedding buffet table, an array of open-faced sandwiches will satisfy all your guests, without filling them up too much with bread. Get inspired with our collection of sophisticated open-faced sandwich recipes . [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Waffle Station Complete with a variety of sweet and savoury waffles, stock up your waffle station with all kinds of delicious toppings like fresh fruit, syrups, sauces, whipped cream and most importantly, lots of butter. Start with these scrumptious recipes for Giada De Launretiis' Pancetta and Cinnamon Waffles and Rachael Ray's Gingerbread Waffles . [ more ]
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Spicy Ginger Beef Stir Fry

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How to Cook a Perfect No-Flip Omelette, Plus More Easy Ways with Eggs
Demerara_Guy More Ways with Eggs, All Day Eggs are one of the most versatile ingredients in the kitchen, taking you from breakfast to dinner. The Perfect Make-Ahead Breakfast: Protein-packed frittatas that can be made the night before, chilled and then sliced to eat on the go. Try these recipes: Michael Smithโ€™s Broccoli Frittata Whole30 Veggie-Packed Breakfast Frittata Egg-cellent Lunch Ideas: Versatile hardboiled eggs are just the ticket to power you through an afternoon. Try these recipes: Egg Curry... [ more ]
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15 McDonald's menu items that aren't available in the US
Demerara_Guy SEE ALSO: McDonald's employees reveal the best ordering hacks and secret menu items [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Ham croquettes Spain. McDonald's Spain It's not surprising that croquettes โ€” a typical tapas dish โ€” are served at McDonald's in Spain. The creamy filling in these also includes ham. Click here to learn more about the ham croquettes > [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Cheddar McMelt Brazil. McDonald's Brazil One of only a few McDonald's burgers to be served on a dark sesame bun, the Cheddar McMelt is available in Brazil and comes with a beef patty topped with melted cheddar cheese, onions, and shoyu sauce. Click here to learn more about the Cheddar McMelt > [ more ]
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50 Father's Day Dinner Recipes Dad Will Love
Demerara_Guy Meatball Subs This complete meal is the ultimate comfort food: submarine rolls are loaded with juicy Italian meatballs smothered in a 5-minute marinara and topped with shredded Provolone before going for a quick cook under the broiler. Finish off the dish by garnishing with basil and serving with homemade oven fries. Get the recipe for Rachael Ray's Meatball Subs [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Swiss and Bacon Dip Did someone say bacon? You bet! Believe it or not, thereโ€™s eight whole slices of thick, centre-cut bacon in this creamy, cheese-filled dip. Serve with veggies and bread for dipping, or just a spoon. Get the recipe for Rachael Rayโ€™s Swiss and Bacon Dip [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Sticky Honey-Soy Chicken Wings These sticky-sweet wings can be served as a tasty appetizer (with lots of napkins!) or alongside sticky rice and veggies for a complete meal your family will adore. Get the recipe for Tyler Florence's Sticky Honey-Soy Chicken Wings [ more ]
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Hot grandma defies age with sugar-free lifestyle
Demerara_Guy Hot grandma defies age with sugar-free lifestyle Postmedia Network, First posted: Thursday, June 01, 2017 01:08 PM EDT | Updated: Thursday, June 01, 2017 01:18 PM EDT Carolyn Hartz commands attention whenever she's on the beach. Her sculpted body and youthful looks would make one think this beauty is in her 20s. It may shock you to learn that this bathing beauty is 70. What is Hartz's secret fountain of youth? According to the U.K.'s Daily Star , it's living a sugar-free lifestyle. Hartz... [ more ]
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20 Easy Heart-Healthy Meals
Demerara_Guy Vegetarian Niรงoise Salad Bursting with heart-healthy ingredients like beans, olives, tomatoes, and olive oil, this main course salad is as beautiful to look at as it is good for you. Get the recipe for Anna Olson's Vegetarian Niรงoise Salad . Allison Day is a cookbook author, nutritionist (RHN) and the creator of the award-winning food blog Yummy Beet . [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Spanish Spice-Rubbed Chicken Breasts with Parsley-Mint Sauce Chicken breasts are a lean protein source with fewer inflammatory compounds than red meat. The hot peppers in this spiced-up chicken accompaniment have been shown to reduce cholesterol, blood pressure and the frequency of blood clots for optimal cardiovascular health. Get the recipe for Bobby Flay's Spanish Spice-Rubbed Chicken Breasts with Parsley-Mint Sauce [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Turkey, Kale and Brown Rice Soup Kaleโ€™s fibre, potassium and vitamin C content make it a stellar heart-smart green. Lean turkey and brown rice contribute even more nutrition in this weeknight-friendly soup. Take it to work the next day for lunch and skip the takeout. Get the recipe for Giada De Laurentiis' Turkey, Kale & Brown Rice Soup . [ more ]
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The 50 Most Delish Chilis
Demerara_Guy Don't forget to Pin these chilis for later! American Artist [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Spiked White Chicken Chili If you aren't spiking your chili, you're seriously missing out. Get the recipe from Platings and Pairings . Courtesy of Platings and Pairings [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Mango Black Bean Chile Sweet and juicy mango helps balance the chili's spice. Get the recipe from Carlsbad Cravings . Courtesy of Carlsbad Cravings [ more ]
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The Curry Tree
Former Member same purpose...but different taste....taste test a fresh leaf....you will see the difference.... [ more ]
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The Best Way to Fry an Egg

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Green Tomato Achar

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7 Ways To Grow A Beard Faster

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How to Make and Bake Weed Brownies (Yep, We Went There)
Demerara_Guy Special Brownies Recipe by: Rebecca Firkser Makes: 16 servings For the brownies: 4 ounces unsweetened chocolate 3/4 cup cannabutter (see below) 1 3/4 cups coconut sugar 1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 large eggs 1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 2/3 cup chopped walnuts (optional) 3 mint leaves, minced (optional) For the cannabutter Makes: 3/4 cup cannabutter 1/8 ounce finely ground cannabis trim 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter For cannabutter: 1. Preheat oven to 240... [ more ]
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Do You Really Need an Instant Pot? What You Need to Know Before You Buy
Demerara_Guy The Pros and Cons of Buying an Instant Pot Pros 1. Faster Cooking with Pressure What drives the Instant Potโ€™s popularityโ€”apart from its ability to make great foodโ€”is that it provides users with the most sacred resource of all: Time. Yes, meal prep and warming the machine are required, but the dishwasher-safe Instant Pot dutifully (and silently) cooks two to six times faster than conventional methods. That means you can cook braises like pulled pork , tender stew and roast beef in under an... [ more ]
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15 Keto Snacks That Take Care of Comfort Food Cravings
Demerara_Guy 15. Keto Soft Pretzels Photo: Peace Love and Low Carb Keto should never, ever mean depriving ourselves of the joys of life. And for us, pretzels is one of those joys. To make this keto-friendly, grab some almond flour, eggs, and cream cheese, and imagine you're on your first date at the mall again. (Or don't... ) [ more ]
Demerara_Guy 14. Cheesy Cauliflower Breadsticks Photo: Low Carb Yum We're pretty sure this is not what eating your veggies is supposed to look like. But we're OK with it. Beneath layers and layers of cheese, thereโ€™s a whole lot of cauliflower, making these savory sticks just as keto-approved as they are taste-bud-approved. [ more ]
Demerara_Guy 13. Avocado Tuna Melt Bites Photo: Ruled It might be a little fishy to wolf down a traditional tuna melt while on keto. But these bites are completely breadless. And to be honest, we kind of prefer it that way. [ more ]
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15 Lazy, Tasty Breakfast Recipes
Demerara_Guy Amber Dowling is a freelance lifestyle writer, TV critic and mom. She's a wine enthusiast, yoga lover and all-around player of sports with a penchant for travel, animals and stinky cheese . [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Veggie Cornmeal Muffins If it's a more savoury, southern-inspired muffin youโ€™re looking for in the morning, give these a whirl. Corn, zucchini, red pepper and green onion knock off some of your required veggies for the day, while Cheddar cheese takes these baked goods to a whole new level. Warm them up and top with some melty butter for a true good morning. Get the recipe for Veggie Cornmeal Muffins [ more ]
Demerara_Guy Just-Add-Water Instant Oatmeal with Apples and Cinnamon Hearty, healthy and ready in just three minutes, these make-ahead jars of apple heaven combine the fruit with raisins, cinnamon and brown sugar for a feel-good bowl of oatmeal. Plus you can make them ahead in mason jars and look super fancy and put-together when youโ€™re whipping them up in front of guests or co-workers. Get the recipe for Just-Add-Water Instant Oatmeal with Apples and Cinnamon [ more ]
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The 18 best local dishes to eat in America