Cooking art made simple

Cooking art made simple

“I teach people who don't read recipes how to do that and people who do read recipes how to relax,” says Yaseen, 43, who owns the Organic Kitchen, a business she started 3 1/2 years ago that's based on cooking and overall wellness. Cooking classes are …
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This week's recipes from the LA Times Test Kitchen

This week, Food editor Russ Parsons shares the secret to perfect rice pilaf. It's all in the technique: “I've been cooking rice for more than 30 years and just now discovered I've been doing it all wrong. “My epiphany came — as have so many others …
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Ready, Set, Baste: Seven Thanksgiving Recipes from ABC Kitchen's …

Jean-Georges Vongerichten whipped up a Thanksgiving feast inspired by his ABC Kitchen's commitment to local, sustainably sourced dining. Here we share his …
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THE RECIPE BOX: Hold the beans in fire and ice chili

When Kevin purchased the Crock-Pot in his bachelor days, this recipe, or one like it, came with his new shiny appliance. He made it for the very first time at a chili cook-off during a Georgia-Georgia Tech game and thus began his love for this recipe …
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Very long-cooking crockpot recipes wanted! – Recipes – Thinner …

Very long-cooking crockpot recipes wanted! – posted in Recipes: I would love to make more weekday meals in my crockpot but I'm out of the house 11-12hrs …
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Recipe: A block of choc

Recipe: Ottolenghi's roast chicken Recipe: Fudge slice and Anzac biscuits Recipe: Simple asparagus soup Recipe: Lollipops and meringues. There's much fun to be had when cooking with chocolate, for example licking the bowl afterwards. But a few …
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How to Cook with Leeks

Some of my favorite bloggers utilize leeks in their everyday cooking – one being Sara from Sprouted Kitchen whose two gorgeous recipes I've featured below. Feeling inspired and curious all at the same time, I'm ready to dive in and find out what this …
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SlowCooker Steak Fajitas 5 Quick Crock Pot Recipes for Busy …

SlowCooker Steak Fajitas 5 Quick Crock Pot Recipes for Busy …

SlowCooker Steak Fajitas. Who needs to run for the border when you have these sizzling at home The recipe is easy and you just spoon into tortillas add …
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Fare Exchange: Baked spaghetti and a bumper crop of apple recipes

Today's requests are for Brunswick stew, apple-pear butter in a slow cooker, appetizer-style Chicken Cordon Bleu, homemade barbecue sauce and where to buy organic least expensively. Donna Bell asked for a reprise of a Brunswick stew recipe, and Judy …
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Recipes to make you love your slow cooker

New York food writer Michele Scicolone, who has already written an Italian slow-cooker book, just came out with The French Slow Cooker (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt). It's full of recipes for old French classics, such as bouillabaisse and cassoulet, that …
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Going Vegan: Slow-cooker broth is the base for great fall soups

In her just-released cookbook “Fresh From the Vegan Slow Cooker,” Robin Robertson offers a slow-simmered veggie broth that's the perfect foundation for soups and a variety of other dishes. With only about 10 minutes of prep time, it turns about a …
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Burnout (Recipe: Slow-cooker Caramelized Sweet Onions) Syrup …

Caramelizing onions in the slow-cooker is about the easiest thing you will ever do in your whole entire life. You can make a whole batch at once, freeze them in …
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Your slow cooker: a quick refresher

… food safety, make sure all ingredients are fully defrosted before adding them to the slow cooker. Keep perishable ingredients refrigerated until cooking time. Check out The Gazette's Food page later this week for more on slow-cooker technique and …
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Emeril's slow-cooker mushroom and fall squash barley risotto

Whereas most slow-cooker recipes allow you to hold the finished dish in the cooker on the warm setting, like all risottos this one should be served immediately once it is cooked. If you wish to speed the cooking process, turn the slow-cooker to High …
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Crock Pot Mexican Shredded Chicken – 101 Cooking For Two

Crock Pot Mexican Shredded Chicken – 101 Cooking For Two

Mix 2 cups of salsa of choice (I prefer medium ChiChi's or Pace) with 1 T chili powder, 1/4 t of oregano and cumin in the crock pot. Place the trimmed chicken …
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Slow cooker pumpkin pie recipe

Forget rolling out that dough, put your slow cooker to work this Thanksgiving with this delicious and easy slow cooker pumpkin pie!
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Welcome to My Kitchen: Recipes that will have you eating more beef

Through the years there have been a lot of recipes for Crock Pot roasts and I've tried them and we've eaten them but never before have I found one to be as delicious as this one for Bacon & Cola Crock Pot Roast Beef. Honest! You really need to try this …
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Slow cookin with the Crock Pot kare11com

LINO LAKES Minn In our hurryup world when time is short and the list of demands is long the Crock Pot can be a cooking super hero …
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Slow Cooker Recipes: How To Cook With A Slow Cooker

I have had many long conversations with my girlfriends on cooking with a Crock-Pot (or more generically, a slow cooker). I have given them tips and recipes on how to make successful comfort foods for easy meals and dinner — so I thought I would share …
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Omamas in the Kitchen: Slow-cooker recipes that we'll actually make again

There's nothing like Crockpot Clam Chowder on a rainy day, and this recipe is a family favorite (thanks in no small part to bacon, cream and butter). The kids love having their soup in homemade bread bowls — we buy mini-round loaves in packages of …
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Crock Pot Salsa Chicken Recipe – Food.com – 489487

I found this recipe and have made it many times since. This goes over amazingly every time. Even my kids like it and they are pretty picky most of the time!
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Fall Recipe: Slow Cooker Caramel Apple Cider – Tatertots and Jello

Fall Recipe: Slow Cooker Caramel Apple Cider – Tatertots and Jello

When the weather turns colder, one of my favorite things to make for a family gathering is slow cooker apple cider. This year, I thought it would be fun to mix it up …
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Sunday Supper recipe: Spicy Raspberry Enlightenment Meatballs

This recipe is easy and makes good use of a slow cooker. Look for the chile garlic sauce in the Asian section of the grocery store. 2 tablespoons canola oil, divided, optional. 3 pounds (depending on the size of your cooker) frozen meatballs, such as …
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Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff Recipe – Food.com – 489304

The flavors of this beef stroganoff really come together well in the slow cooker, and it tastes special enough for company. You can add more or less sour cream …
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Recipes for a World Series Watch Party

Patch blogger Hope Comerford, known for her Busy Mom's Slow-Cooker Adventures, created this version you can cook all day and dine on at night. It's a recipe for Walking Tacos that will have guests dining on tacos from mini bags of chips. Yum — and fun!
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Take it slow: Crock pot cooking tips

TAKE IT SLOW: Fall is high time for slow cookers. Here are slow-cooker tips from www.crock-pot.com and the Free Press Test Kitchen: • Never use the insert over direct heat. • Make sure the insert is half-full, but no more than two-thirds full, to avoid …
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Can You Share Your Favorite Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes Good …

Q: I usually don't get home until around 8 or 8:30 so I just got a slow cooker because I hate starting to make dinner that late. What are some healthy recipes I can make with my slow cooker? Also, any recommendations for a good slow cooker …The Kitchn | Inspiring cooks,…
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Pepper Steak Slow Cooker Recipe Recipe

With a combination of simple flavors, this slow cooker recipe is sure to become a favorite!
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Solve apple problem sweetly

Solve apple problem sweetly

Transfer the apples and any juices they've released to a slow cooker. ADD all the remaining ingredients and stir to combine. Cover. Turn the slow cooker to low and cook until the mixture has turned brown and reduced to a chunky puree, about 10 hours.
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Cabbage and Kielbasa is filling but not fattening

A slow cooker is your best friend for this rustic one-pot meal. Toss everything in and flip it on early in the day then walk away and let it simmer until dinner time. After slogging through rainy traffic it is hard to beat walking into a house that …
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Quick refresher on making your slow cooker work for you

Meat and poultry lightly browned in oil on the stovetop before they go into the slow cooker take on a nice golden colour and richness that heightens the flavour of the finished dish. Sautéing onion, garlic and spices before adding them to the slow …
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Easy Halloween Dinner Crock Pot Fajitas Family Kitchen

Make your halloween night easy and give the kids a healthy start with crock pot fajitas.
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Wine Panel: Savor the season with a slow-cooker barley risotto

Anticipating an autumn nip in the air, the wine panel tasted wines under $20 to go with a hearty dish that goes by the name risotto, but is not really a risotto at all. Mushroom and Fall Squash Barley Risotto — a recipe created by chef Emeril Lagasse …
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New York Giants Crock Pot Contest–Enter Here To Win A Giants Crock Pot

What do you have to do to win an official New York Giants Crock Pot? Send your best caption for this photo of coach Coughlin to [email protected] and one winner will be chosen by a panel of judges that may or may not consist of Ed Valentine and …
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Craig LaBan's chat: Magical hand pies; slow-cooker recipes

C.L.: My wife desperately wanted a slow-cooker for her birthday – and got it. We haven't had much luck, though, with recipes. Do you have a source for good slow-cooker recipes? We like short ribs. Reader: We don't really have a go-to source for slow …
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In praise of the slow-cooker: Favorite recipes

In praise of the slow-cooker: Favorite recipes

In praise of the slow-cooker: Favorite recipes. I just bought my first Crock Pot, and it turns out slow cooking is a fast way to get dinner on the table. Throw in a few ingredients before you leave for work in the morning, and come home to a hot, home …
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Home Plates: More Elementary School Recipes

I tried a Cooking Light slow cooker recipe for Chinese pulled pork barbecue, or char siu, last week. The pork was moist and tender and went well with rice and steamed veggies. But it just didn't have enough flavor for my taste, despite marinating …
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Salmon, chicken and beef recipes to try for your big cook experience

This simple, delicious and moist roast chicken recipe is a favourite from “The Big Cook Cookbook.” Leftovers are delicious on sandwiches the next day. It is suitable for the slow cooker, oven and barbecue. 4 whole roasting chickens. 250 ml (1 cup …
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Recipe: Slow Cooker Pork and Apple Stew

Recipe: Slow Cooker Pork and Apple Stew. Updated: October 24, 2012 – 2:41 PM. 0 · comments; decrease font size resize text increase font size; print · buy reprints. Tweet. share. email. Email share. your name; your email; recipients email; + add a …
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Super Easy Slow Cooker Three Bean Chili – WeightWatchers.com

Super-Easy Slow Cooker Three-Bean Chili. Image of Super Easy 3-Bean Chili. Larger Image. Weight Watchers Recipe. Be the first to rate this recipe. Ratings (0) …
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Easy slow cooker recipes for food snob

I just bought a slow cooker and the america's test kitchen slow cooker cookbook, and found that virtually all of their recipes require about an hour of prep …
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Save Time with These Slow Cooker Recipes

Need To Know: Many of your oven or stove-top recipes may be cooked in a slow cooker. Here's how to convert the time: Stovetop/Oven Crockpot. HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP. 15-30 minutes > 1 1/2-2 1/2 hours 4 – 8 hours. 35-35 minutes > 3 – 4 hours 6 – 10 hours …
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Ethnic Frozen Food Brand Seeks Recipes Like Naan Other

Ethnic Frozen Food Brand Seeks Recipes Like Naan Other

(Press Release) UNION, N.J.,October 1, 2012– In celebration of National Pizza Month, Tandoor Chef, the leader in restaurant quality, all natural frozen Indian cuisine, has launched its annual None Other Naan Pizza Recipe Contest. From October 1 …
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am i the only one that cooks bacon this way – Home Cooking …

when i cook bacon, i put it straight from the fridge into a cold pan. then i turn the heat on as low as it will go. it takes, honestly, about 20-30 mi.
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Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe with Greek Yogurt

If you're like me and have been bitten by the pumpkin recipe bug and love Greek yogurt, you have got to try this fantastic pumpkin cheesecake recipe from Top Chef All-Stars winner Richard Blais. This autumnal dessert uses just four ounces of cream …
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Trial moved in death-by-cooking-oil case

(AP) — A judge has ordered a change of venue for the second trial of Edna Mae Sanders and issued a gag order in the case in which she is accused of killing her husband by dousing him with boiling cooking oil. The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly …
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Cooking: The secret to the evolution of the human brain

Gorillas, of course, dwarf your average human. To fuel their massive bodies, the hulking primates spend as many as 10 hours of their day eating. If our close ape relatives spend so much time adding fuel to their bodies, scientists have wondered, why …
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Chefs set to square off in the World Food Championships in Vegas

The categories will include classic American cuisine: barbecue, chili, burgers, sandwiches, side dishes, a recipe championship featuring winners of online recipe contests, and a World Chef Challenge, open to some of the best chefs in America's greatest …
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Pass the (sweet) potatoes: World Food Day serves up a healthfully delicious …

Free samples were delivered to guests of the farmers market and to a panel of judges, including Cleverley Stone, Monica Pope (who won last year with her “greens and beets”), Recipe 4 Success founder Gracie Cavnar and this writer. Chefs were scored …
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Dinner's Ready with Crockpot BBQ Pork Sandwiches

Dinner's Ready with Crockpot BBQ Pork Sandwiches

eMeals crockpot pulled pork comes together with just 5 minutes of prep and 8 ingredients. Throw the roast into the crockpot in the morning before leaving t.
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Eddy Browning: Caramel Apple Buns and other fall delights

Most days that grandmother baked specialty and holiday breads, she would also cook a big pot of homemade soup. As I recall, the Crock-Pot first became available in the Inner Banks during the 1950s or early 1960s. Grandmother just wasn't quite sure how …
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7 Slow-Cooked Crockpot Lunches Food Republic

My resistance to cooking hearty rib-sticking food disappeared with the first fall chill a couple of weeks ago. Currently the weather in New York is being civil and …
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Lightened Comfort Food: Chicken Pot Pie

Creamy warm crock-pot dinners, tender beef pot roasts, cheesy pasta dishes and many more delicious winter foods always come to mind when the weather begins to change. But sometimes we want to enjoy the comforts of winter food without the added …
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Chili, chowder tasting keeps library running

Reynolds, along with a group of ladies sitting at her table, would not reveal their favorite crock-pot winner before the results were tallied, although each of the women agreed that all the soups were “very good.” At the end of the event, the top three …
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Slow Cooker Stroganoff Eclectic Recipes

Beef Stroganoff is one of those recipes my whole family loves, but I don't make that often. It's a great one pot meal that can be made quickly on the.
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Canton Police Arrest Man for Allegedly Leaving Walmart with Unpaid Items

A Walmart asset protection associate said he observed the man in the store with an open crock pot box, the report said. He saw the man select a Jensen car stereo and two RCA portable DVD systems, cut open the Mainstays Cookware crock pot box and …
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Trisha Yearwood's 'Southern Kitchen' Serves Family Fun

Trisha Yearwood's 'Southern Kitchen' Serves Family Fun

Just ask Trisha Yearwood. When her 2008 cookbook “Georgia Cooking in an Oklahoma Kitchen” hit the New York Times Bestseller list, the Grammy-winning singer had no idea it would launch a new chapter in her career. Since then she's added a second …
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Kid-friendly recipes for Halloween [Google Hangout]

The Times is hosting a live video chat at 2:30 p.m. PDT today as we talk kid-friendly Halloween recipe ideas with Test Kitchen manager Noelle Carter. We invite you to join in on the conversation by posting your ideas, comments and questions below. ALSO …
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Chinese recipe: Griddled pineapple with star anise syrup

… star anise syrup. Griddled pineapple with star anise syrup. By Felicity Cloake. 11:43AM BST 26 Oct 2012. Round off your Chinese-themed feast with Felicity Cloake's recipe for griddled pineapple with star anise syrup, served with creamy vanilla ice …
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Easy Crock Pot Beef Stew Recipe –

Crock Pot Beef Stew Recipe. I love this time of year. The weather has just begun to change here, and temperatures are dipping into the low 40?s at night.
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Recipe: Mceddere (rice pilaf with chickpeas, lentils and browned onions)

Note: Adapted from Özcan Ozan's “The Sultan's Kitchen.” This can be a side dish or, if served with yogurt, a vegetarian main dish. 1 cup basmati rice. Salt. 1/4 cup lentils (preferably green). 1/4 cup orzo pasta. 1/4 cup olive oil. 1 1/2 cups sliced …
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GLOBAL KITCHEN: Englorie Park resident Inas Achmed has great eggplant recipe

TABSI eggplant is a delicious, traditional Iraqi dish and Englorie Park resident Inas Achmed has the perfect recipe. Raised in Baghdad, Mrs Achmed said the eggplant meal represented family gatherings. “Tabsi is one of the most popular dishes in Iraq …
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Fuyu Persimmons, Ready to Eat

David Tanis, who writes the weekly City Kitchen column, is the author of two cookbooks, “A Platter of Figs and Other Recipes” and “Heart of the Artichoke and Other Kitchen Journeys.” See all posts » | RSS » · This week's City Kitchen column is all …
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Crock Pot Recipes – Bulletproof Forum

Crock Pot Recipes – Bulletproof Forum

I have recently started using a crock pot and it is so far pretty awesome and easy. I made this week- 3 -ish lb beef roast 1 head red caggage 1 he…
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Recipe Of The Day: Bacon Quinoa Salad

Get the Whole Wheat Banana Quinoa Pancakes recipe by Ambitious Kitchen Never has quinoa looked so delicious.
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A sweet potato cake recipe that's challenging Red Velvet

Most of the cake recipes are paired with a story about the woman who inspired it. “Our concept was to pay tribute both to the baking history that we had grown up with, and to stories, Brown Hayat says. “Story telling and the kitchen, those things are …
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Test Kitchen video tips: Using dried chiles

Note: Be sure to save the rehydrating liquid — the liquid will have absorbed great flavor from the softened chiles. Use the liquid in the recipe at hand, or save it to lend depth to soups, stews and braises. If you have any kitchen tips or questions …
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Recipe: Slow-roasted Lamb with Apples Poached in Pomegranate Juice

Photograph by: Handout , Files. A hearty fall dish with Turkish seasonings. To continue the theme, serve the dish with a bulgur pilaf and toss with some sprigs of torn mint. From Turkey: More than 100 Recipes, by Leanne Kitchen. 5 ½ pound (2.5 kg) leg …
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Mark Bittman and Florence Fabricant on Cookbooks, Food Blogs, Apps and …

They don't have the experience. I can eyeball the amount of oil I want to put in the pan, but when I write a recipe, I have to give people that kind of exactitude. In terms of cooking, there are many ways of establishing “done,” but editors want a …
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Easy Crock Pot Applesauce Recipe

One of my favorite things about fall is making homemade applesauce. If you have never tried this before, it is really the simplest thing ever and it tastes delicious!
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