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Handy Hint: Welcome guests with a fragrant house

December 3, 2011 | By andrea | Comments Off on Handy Hint: Welcome guests with a fragrant house | Filed in: Entertaining Tip, Handy Hints.

During the Fall and winter months, I like to have cookies baking or a small pan of spiced cider simmering on the stove when I’m expecting company. The moment I open my front door, my guests are greeted with the wonderful fragrance of warm spices. I think it’s a great way of saying, “Welcome to my home”. What do you • Read More »

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Handy Hint: Marinating meat for grilling

September 6, 2009 | By andrea | Comments Off on Handy Hint: Marinating meat for grilling | Filed in: Handy Hints.

Marinating meat in herbs, beer or wine can reduce the carcinogens that form during grilling by as much as 88%. -from Food Network Magazine, June/July 2009 (sources: Journal of Food Science and Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry)

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