November is National Bread Month and we admit: We’d rather have great bread than a steak! We received an email from nutritionist Dietitian Desiree Nielsen about healthier bread options, and we’re passing them on to you. Bread often gets a bad rap with fingers pointing to it for empty calories, refined carbs, diet-unfriendly and more. […]

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[1] Smile Farms sells red and green varieties of hot sauce(both photoa © Smile Farms. [2] The first step is planting the seeds.   Heat with Heart hot sauce is a feel-good stocking stuffer or party favor. The red and green hot sauce varieties are composed entirely of chile peppers grown by Smile Farmers. Smile […]

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  Bourbon or American whiskey lover? Check! Football lover? Score, with both of these premium whiskies. They’re presented in a handblown, limited-edition glass decanter that’s the shape of an official football—right down to the laces in the glass design and the pigskin-replica stopper. The exceptionally smooth, premium Bourbon from Canton Distillery, has won three packaging […]

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  It’s almost time to celebrate Advent with the Woodhouse Artisan Chocolate Advent Calendar. One of our favorite chocolatiers makes a deluxe Chocolate Advent Calendar each holiday season. Pre-sale begins today at 1 pm Pacific Time. Why pre-sale? Because these are made by hand, and there are only 150 available. This is the company’s second […]

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  A sourdough loaf tinted blue-gray (photo © Geraud Pfeiffer).     We enjoy food photographer Geraud Pfeiffer’s delicious bread photography. Sure, the Internet is filled with photos of croissants, pain au chocolate, loaves of bread, and sandwiches. But seeing a whole grid of them on Instagram is deliciousness-plus. There are even a few pastries […]

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  [1] A classic nachos recipe has (photo © Hannah Kaminsky | Bittersweet Blog). [2] Carnitas nachos include shredded pork shoulder (photo © Good Eggs). [3] Fully loaded nachos. Here’s the recipe (photo © Matt Robinson | Real Food By Dad).     November 6th is National Nachos Day, and we’ve got some fun nachos […]

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  We’re gearing up our holiday gift list, starting with something that’s tasty, heart-healthy, and packaged in a “keeper” can: Onsuri Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Onsuri’s EVOO is made from some of Europe’s most prestigious olive varieties grown in the heart of Jordan. Greek, Spanish and local olive trees are tenderly cultivated on the Onsuri […]

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