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FoodGirl and the kitchen

Hard-boiled eggs. Everyone loves them, but peeling them is a different story. Before you get all worried about tiny pieces of cracked shell jammed under your fingernails, STOP. Because I have a sure fire way to get you egg happy and peel free! I personally keep several boiled eggs in the fridge for the week. They serve perfectly…

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Chipotle PotatoFood

Lentils are the dried seeds of legumes, which are called pulses. Other pulses include chickpeas, dried peas, and dried beans. They are popular in the Middle East and India where many varieties grown. They are delicious and rich in protein, fiber, and minerals, and contain virtually no fat. This makes lentils one of our favorite…

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FoodGirl and the kitchen

Whenever I am at a BBQ or casual dinner party I am always volunteered by someone to do the unwanted task of slicing up the melons. This is not some euphemism… I mean literally cutting up honeydews, cantaloupes and the most popular and feared - watermelon. I am not going to lie: I do have some…

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FoodGirl and the kitchen

Clean eating means eating good proteins, whole grains and healthy fats. And one of the Kings of the healthy fats is the beautiful avocado. Avocados boast more potassium than a banana, it packs more protein per gram than any other vegetable, and they have 18 essential amino acids. No wonder, bodybuilders everywhere are scarfing down guacamole like…

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FoodGirl and the kitchen

I still feel the smell of this chicken cooking engraved in my mind. My mom used to make it. It was simple, filled with garlic and had the crispiest skin just begging to be bit into… Technically, it is more of a Georgian dish than it is Russian. But since the Georgians had so much influence on…

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Food

Some say love is like a cup of tea: it perk you up, fills you with warmth, and is good for your heart. This Valentines Day, treat yourself and the special person in your life with Hyson’s Exquisite Pyramid Valentine Blend Black Tea to cure those winter blues. Swaggering, aromatic black tea aromas mingle with…

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