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Enjoy Holiday Tastes Without the Waste!

Enjoy Holiday Tastes Without the Waste!

Holidays often are a time to enjoy delicious food, but sometimes we have leftovers after holiday gatherings. About 1 of every 3 pounds of food is wasted in the U.S., according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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Serving Food Safely at Your Holiday Party

Serving Food Safely at Your Holiday Party

I am having a holiday gathering. How long can I leave food such as a meat and cheese tray on the table?

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Add Some Pumpkin and Squash to Your Menu

Add Some Pumpkin and Squash to Your Menu

What recipes do you think of when you hear the words pumpkin or squash? Are you thinking of pumpkin pie or pumpkin bread? Pumpkin and squash can be used in many ways on our menu.

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Lighten Up Your Thanksgiving Menu

Lighten Up Your Thanksgiving Menu

I am serving Thanksgiving dinner, and several people in my family are trying to cut down on calories. Do you have any tips?

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All Eyes on Potatoes

All Eyes on Potatoes

Most people like potatoes because they are fairly inexpensive and can be used in many ways on your menu. Have you made potato soup, garlic mashed potatoes, oven-roasted potatoes or baked fries?

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Where Should Potatoes Be Stored?

Where Should Potatoes Be Stored?

My potatoes always seem to spoil or sprout before I use them. I had them in a cabinet under my kitchen sink. Where should I store them?

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Let's Harvest Apples for Good Health

Let's Harvest Apples for Good Health

Apples often are used as the symbol for health for good reason. Eating more apples as part of an overall healthful diet may help lower our risk for diabetes, heart disease, stroke, cancer and even asthma, according to some studies.

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How Much Should My Kids Get for an After School Snack?

How Much Should My Kids Get for an After School Snack?

My kids are always ready for a snack after school. How big of a snack do they need?

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It's Zucchini Season!

It's Zucchini Season!

Many people have bumper crops of summer squash, such as zucchini, crookneck and straight-neck types. One-half cup of summer squash has just 10 calories. Summer squash has vitamins C and A, potassium and other vitamins and minerals. These are some ways to use zucchini on your menu.

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