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Fix a throw-it-together meal and see how creative you can be

So there you are — without a plan for dinner. You don’t want to go the store. You have a pantry and a refrigerator full of food. And you have no interest in following a recipe. Don’t you just want … Continue reading

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These tostadas will rock Cinco de Mayo

Before you swipe, know that this tostada recipe is different. Hidden in the ingredients to this traditional Mexican meal is a half cup of golden raisins that actually get cooked into a meat mixture, rife with onions and green peppers. … Continue reading

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Just add onions — to chocolate chip cookies? Yes, we did!

Vidalia onions are so lovely and sweet, we just couldn’t resist trying this old chocolate chip cookie recipe that we found hanging out on a wall at Vidalia Onion Committee museum in Vidalia, Ga. Parents have been sneaking vegetables into … Continue reading

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Try these hushpuppies for your next fish fry

By Nikki Miller-Ka, Nik Snacks There’s nothing like a Friday night fish fry with a big ol’ table full of whole fried fish, crab legs, scallops, oysters, pinto beans, cole slaw, macaroni and cheese, collard greens… need I go on? … Continue reading

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Onions — Your Ally for Heart Health

Onions — what we like to call Nature’s Ninja — are prized not only for their flavorful addition to meals, but for their value-added health components. See video here. Onions are high in vitamin C, a good source of fiber, … Continue reading

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