How to Make Perfect Mashed Potatoes
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How to Make Perfect Mashed Potatoes

This easy mashed potato recipe will rival the Thanksgiving Turkey or Holiday Ham at your next family gathering. Light, smooth, and whipped to perfection with just a few simple ingredients makes for the perfect holiday or weeknight side dish. The centerpiece to Thanksgiving may be a turkey, however, you can expect some pushback from family…

Organic Sugar vs Refined Sugar – The Skinny on Sweet
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Organic Sugar vs Refined Sugar – The Skinny on Sweet

It’s a fact that some organic products, especially fresh produce, contain none of the harmful chemicals that are found in and on their non-organic counterparts. What about organic sugar, though? Is it really any different than the white, refined sugar that so many of us use everyday? The results of my side-by-side comparison may surprise you! Come on in to my virtual kitchen and I’ll give you the skinny on organic sugar vs refined sugar.

Brining Poultry for Juicy Tender Holiday Meals
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Brining Poultry for Juicy Tender Holiday Meals

Brining poultry is the key to a moist, tender holiday turkey or chicken! I can’t believe Thanksgiving is a week away.  This year has flown by!  Speaking of flying, did you know that turkeys are unable to fly?  Domestic ones, anyway.  Wild turkeys can fly for short distances, but those homely homey turkeys are too…