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Plastic Bottle Manifesto

PLASTIC BOTTLE MANIFESTO 9/5/2019 All grocery stores must recycle their store-brand plastic water bottles. OR ELSE: We won’t buy them, drink tap water, refill our own. All grocery stores must collaborate with beverage manufacturers to create a deposit/recycle system for … Continue reading

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Concrete over Celtic Site

A Celtic village was unearthed in Ascholding (near Munich) as a result of a construction project. The remains/artifacts were dated ca. 300 BC. Soon the site will be buried under concrete and asphalt for a new Edeka grocery supermarket. This … Continue reading

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Pasta Season I: Bolognese, Lasagna, and Carbonara

Pasta rule the world. As the story goes, Marco Polo “discovered” the frilly, shapely, or stringy noodles in China and brought them to Europe in the 15th century. This is still a good story, yet the idea of making dough-to-boil … Continue reading

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Guess the snap: That’s what it was!

Wow! Pretty good guessing, and what imagination you have! But nobody got it quite right. Here is what you said: I can’t figure it out! I must know . . . What is it?? — Julie Easy, you found your … Continue reading

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Rosemary Potatoes: Frugal, Fab and Tasty

Rosemary spuds is simply the best potato recipe. Just be aware to back up one hour from serving time, put a tray of these into the oven and forget about them until dinner. The recipe is for 2 pounds of … Continue reading

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