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Blueberries: the Thickening

It’s blueberry season here in the UP, and having picked 5.5 lbs of them, we needed to do some science! Since I am not quite up to tackling experimental wine making yet, we chose to investigate the potential thickening power a single apple can lend to a blueberry pie. 938 more words

What the Frack Is in Pennsylvania’s Water? Uh, Radioactive Gas

In hydraulic fracturing or “fracking,” drillers pump pressurized liquid composed of sand and chemicals into the earth to free up gas and oil. It’s apparently a real moneymaker with industry projections estimated to be around $60 billion by 2017 in the U.S. 242 more words


Taste Test: Kendrick Lamar

Taste Test is a feature in which I test out things — mainly music, but also TV shows, movies, foods, the odd activity — that people recommend to me. 512 more words


So I've tried dragon fruit

My grandmother bought a dragon fruit a few days ago, and last night we finally cut it open. Now, if you’re like me, you tend to think of the inside of dragon fruit as pink. 262 more words

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Zoli's Pizza - Dallas

Zoli’s Pizza, even before the doors opened, had several DFW foodie-beat-folks claiming it was Jay Jerrier’s next TRIUMPH…coming off the super-success he had with Cane Rosso. 656 more words

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Taste Test: Kellogg's Rice Krispies Crackle Snaps

Kellogg’s Rice Krispies Treats has come out with new Crackle Snaps snacks. They are little Rice Krispies Treats with chocolate drizzle.

We tried them with the Scranton High School boys soccer team in this week’s taste test. 15 more words

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Manic doesn’t even begin to describe the last few weeks – a whirlwind of house moves, engagements, holidays and babies (not mine!) and I’m not complaining, just apologising for the radio silence… 104 more words

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