A Fast-Food Salad You’ll Actually Want To Eat

As every new year starts, many of us tell ourselves we’re going to eat healthier – we’ll make homemade meals and stop hitting the drive-thru to shove french fries down our chubby throats. But then reality sets in, work gets busy, the kids need rides all over town and you just don’t have it in…
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2017 Fitness Plan: Walk To Times Square For New Year’s Eve (Sort Of…)

They say nothing good can come from being a couch potato. But I beg to differ. The hours I spent over Christmas break rooting myself into my couch cushions are partially responsible for the creation of my latest (and I hope greatest) workout plan for the new year. It all began when I sat down…
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The Soup That Won The War

It’s a mighty moniker for a simple bowl of soup. Pepper Pot Soup has been called “the soup that won the war” for its role in helping the struggling patriots defeat the mighty British in the Revolutionary War. And, it all started 239 years ago today. In December 1777, the Continental army camped out at…
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Christmas Braided Biscoff Bread

Every holiday season, I’m Googling like crazy to get ideas for new dishes to make for Christmas breakfast. I’m not crazy about egg bakes or quiche and making mounds of pancakes and waffles for a crowd can be bah-humbug inducing. Breakfast breads are a nice option and it’s especially fabulous when the bread itself looks…
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How Do You Roast Chestnuts On An Open Fire? (Or Broil, Saute, Or Microwave?)

FARGO – Christmas in America just might not be Christmas in America if we didn’t hear Nat King Cole crooning “Chestnuts roasting on an open fire…” from our radio speakers nearly every day. According to Digital Music News, “The Christmas Song” is the fifth most played Christmas song every year. (Fun fact: the top four…
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