Did You Know? The Food Edition

Five Ways To Enjoy Italian Restaurant Food Without Heartburn

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A new Italian restaurant in your neighborhood opened with an all-you-can eat lasagna special, but fear of heartburn kept you from the balloon-laden doors. The combination of rich, acidic food and a general tendency to overeat when faced with piles of pasta does make heartburn more likely for many diners in an Italian restaurant. Here are five things you can do to tame the beast of indigestion while enjoying some marina and carbs. Take Precautions before You Dine Pop a Pepcid or other favorite heartburn pill before heading to the Italian...

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6 Healthy And Tasty Vegetarian Pizza Ideas

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All you need to create an epic vegetarian pizza feast at your next party is tasty pizza dough and some awesome pizza sauce (tomato paste, garlic, onion, and some dried Italian herbs will do the trick!) for the base, as well as your favorite cheeses to hold everything together. And of course, you need some killer topping combinations that keeps things healthy yet tickles the taste buds of your guests. Try one or more of these impressive options: Surfer’s Delight This take on the Hawaiian pizza features protein-rich tofu along with...

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Tips And Ideas For Planning A Cowboy Wedding

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A country or cowboy wedding requires a venue that provides sufficient rustic charm combined with the necessary modern conveniences. When deciding on a location, keep everything from the size of the space to the needs of the caterers in mind. Wedding on the Range Nearly any outdoor location provides a good venue for a cowboy wedding, as long as it has electrical access. Check with local horse ranches to see if they offer event services. Samples of services sometimes offered include Horse rental if you want to get married on horseback. A venue...

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How To Use Dry Ice Blasting To Clean Metal Surfaces In Commercial Kitchens

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Dry ice can be used as an environmentally friendly alternative to using sand, water, and steam to blast paint, asphalt, tar, grease and many other substances that cling to the metal surfaces. Dry ice blasting can even replace using dangerous solvents to clean deep fryers and ovens in commercial kitchens. Here is how you can blast clean a piece of equipment in your kitchen using dry ice. What You Will Need: Dry Ice Blasting Machine Eye Protection Gloves Ice Scooper Hearing Protection Breathing apparatus Body Protection Safety First You will...

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Before You Host Your Next Event, Check Out These Raw Bar Safety Tips

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A raw bar can easily become the star attraction of any gathering, from weddings and reunions to corporate get-togethers. But while you’re having a good time, it’s important to keep safety in mind. The following tips can help your guests enjoy the appeal of fresh food without putting their safety at risk. Know Your Seafood It pays to have a good understanding of the seafood you plan on presenting for your raw bar. Having this knowledge can help you know what to avoid as you make purchases. For instance, oysters should be carefully...

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How To Be Gluten-Free In Or Out

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You have taken the plunge and decided to go gluten-free. Whether motivated by celiac disease or your child’s autism, you want to see if a gluten-free diet will help. Does this mean you will have to live like a hermit and eat only foods you prepare from scratch? How do you make it work when you are away from home?  What do you need to cut out? Gluten is a protein found in wheat, rye and barley. This means you will need to learn how to read labels and menus quite carefully, looking for any and all versions of these grains. Some of...

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How To Be The Greatest Thanksgiving Guest

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Have you been invited to somebody’s home for the Thanksgiving holidays? Whether you are going to visit family or friends, here are some suggestions that will help make your visit a great one, not only for you, but for your hosts. Lighten The Load - You can probably imagine how busy your hosts are as they get ready for Thanksgiving. The fact that they’ll be having extra people in the house might be a bit stressful for them. Make them glad they invited you! Before you even leave your home, make a list of every single thing...

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3 Things Every Good Bar And Grill Has

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For a lot of people, going out to a bar and grill restaurant is a great way to let off steam after a hard week at work. However, not all of them are created equal. There are some bar and grills that are better than others. Here are three things that every good bar and grill must have. 1. Appetizer specials. One of the best things about going to a bar and grill restaurant is getting to eat the great appetizers. Unfortunately, most appetizers are expensive since they are meant to be shared by the entire table and not just for one person. If a...

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