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    Citrus Loaf Cake

    Bake Betty Crocker golden pound cake mix as directed on package. Cool cake 10 minutes; remove from pan. Prick cake; drizzle with Orange-Lemon Glaze.
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    Della Robbia Ice Ring

    Arrange several varieties of grape clusters, kumquats, dark sweet and maraschino cherries and small green leaves in a ring mold or bundt pan that fits into punch bowl. Pour water into mold to partially cover fruit; freeze. Add water to fill mold 3/4 full; freeze. Unmold; float fruit side up in...
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    The Love Of Cookies: Sugary Citrus Twists

    Source: The Love Of Baking (Robin Hood) Prep Time: 40 min Bake Time: 12 min Makes: 48 twists Freezes: Excellent 1 cup Redpath granulated sugar 1 cup Crisco shortening 2 tbsp. finely grated lemon rind 2 eggs 4 egg yolks 1 tsp. vanilla extract 4 cups Robin Hood all purpose flour 1 tsp. salt...
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    The Mother Of All Butter Cookies

    Time: about 30 minutes, or more if cookies are baked in batches 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup cornstarch 3/4 cup sugar Pinch salt 2 sticks chilled unsalted butter, cut into bits 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 egg 1/2 cup milk, approximately. 1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees...
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    Ya Ya's Chicken Clone

    Recipe details: Recipe Short Description: This is a recipe I stumbled on while looking for a marinade for chicken.Supposedly the owner of Ya Ya's is greek, greeks put lemon on everything,so the mojo sauce was a good fit seeing as it is a citrus marinade.Try it I think you'll agree! Ingredients...
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    Saving the environment and limiting waste- please give tips on re-using common household items?

    This just got posted in science/ecology, too.This all started b/c I have two boxes of fridge baking soda, used, but I don't want to dump it b/c...I had this crazy hippie stepmother who taught me to save the earth, back in 1989.And I agree.So, what tips can you share with everyone?PS, Can you...
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    Grocery Savings Tips - Easy Ways To Save Money On Groceries?

    Your favorite ways (with tips and sites) to save money on groceries and keep the household budget alive.
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    What is your favorite household cleaning product or tip?

    I am a big fan of Mr. Clean Magic Erasers, good old Ajax powder for cleaning tubs, and baking soda/vinegar combos for everything from drain openers to cleaning tile. Whats your household secret?
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    Russian Kulich

    1/2 t saffron 1/2 c glazed fruits,Sliced(cherries,pineapple, citrus) 1/2 c raisins 3 pk dry yeast 2 T light brown sugar 1/4 c dark rum 1 c almonds (toasted &,Sliced-coarsely,chopped) 1 c flour,Sifted 1/4 c milk,scalded & cooled to-lukewarm 3/4 c (1 1/2 stick),Unsalted-butter 1 c light brown...
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    Cafe Brulot

    1 T Brown sugar 1Cinnamon stick 5Whole cloves 1Lemon rind, thinly slivered 1Orange rind, thinly slivered 2Thin slices lemon 1Thin slice orange 1/2 c Orange-flavored liqueur 1/4 c Brandy 3 c Louisiana coffee w/chicory Lemon rind curls Orange rind curls 1. Combine...
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    How do I know what vitamins my body needs?

    About my vitamin question, I really want to take vitamins, but I don't know what my body needs or doesn't. I am not the healthiest eater, but I would like to try something.
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    What fruits and veggies are good for different vitamins?

    Would any of you be able to provide a list of all the vitamins with some examples of different fruits and veggies that contain high sources of them?Like for instance the first part may look like this:Vitamin A: (fruit), (fruit), (veggie)I am beginning cross country again and really want to eat...
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    Crockpot Carnitas

    2 1/2 lbs pork tenderloin 1 lime (juice and zest) 1 orange (juice and zest) 3 cloves Garlic -- roughly chopped salt and pepper -- to taste 1/2 teaspoon Cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon cayenne -- ground 2 tablespoons Cumin Green Onion Rajas-Terry Pogue 1. This ridiculously easy and tasty dish is one of my...
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    What vitamins and minerals need to be increased during pregnancy?

    What vitamins and minerals would pregnant women need to increase their intake of while they're pregnant? This is a question for my nutritional chemistry class and I can't find a good answer on line or in my book. Any help would be appreciated.
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    What was used in any successful autism diet? Can anyone give some suggestions of the foods that they used ?

    What are some of the foods that were used to dimish some of the signs displayed from autism. My son is 3 years old and he has it. He is nonverbal and makes alot of murmuring sounds. Did any one have success in stopping a child from making unappropriate sounds?
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    Citrus Bars

    2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar 1 cup butter Topping: 4 eggs, beaten 2 cups granulated sugar 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice 3 tablespoons orange juice 1 teaspoon lemon zest 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder confectioners' sugar (for sprinkling ontop...
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    Fresh Mango Chutney

    Ingredients Serves 2. 2 cups (0.5l) Diced mango (avoid fibrous -- parts) 1/4 cup (62ml) Chinese preserved black -- beans, rinsed 1/4 cup (62ml) Green onions -- thinly sliced the bias 1/4 cup (62ml) Diced red onions 2 tablespoons (10g) Grated ginger 2 Red jalapeno peppers -- sliced in thin...
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    Spice Rubs from Cooks Illustrated Magazine

    Chili Rub Makes about 1 cup. Published July 1, 1998. Adjust the ingredient amounts or add or subtract ingredients, as you wish. For instance, if you cannot abide spicy hot food, reduce or eliminate the cayenne. Ingredients 4 tablespoons paprika 2 tablespoon chili powder 2 tablespoons...
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    Healthy Homemade Salad Dressing

    If you're like me and get tired of the regular old salad dressings, give this easy homemade one a try. Use either an empty olive oil bottle or a small container with a top. (Easier if you use something you can pour it out of when using). The easy thing about this recipe is you use the...
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    Acid Lemonade

    2 cans frozen lemonade 1 gallon haiwian punch 1 750ml bottle smironoff citrus vodka add fresh fruit if ypu would like to add color mix all the ingrediants together and sit back and relax oh but be careful this stuff tastes so good it sneaks up on you pretty fast! Enjoy