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    Oven Caramel Corn

    8-9 qts. popped corn 3 cups brown sugar 1 1/2 cups margarine 1 1/2 tsp. salt 3/4 cup white syrup (or sugar) 1 1/2 tsp. vanilla 3/4 tsp. baking soda Boil all ingredients except for popcorn and baking soda for 5 minutes. Mix well and stir occasionally. Remove from heat, add baking soda, stir in...
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    Caramel Corn

    In a 2 quart saucepan, melt 1 cup butter. Add 2 cups brown sugar, 1/2 cup corn syrup, and salt. Bring to a boil - stirring constantly - then boil 5 minutes without stirring on low heat. Stir in 1/2 tsp baking soda, 1 tsp. vanilla. Stir well. Pop 1 cup popcorn kernels. Pour caramel over popped...
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    Popcorn Munchie mix

    Popcorn Munchie Mix 4 cups of popped corn 1 cup small pretzels 1/2 cup shredded wheat cereal squares (such as Shreddies) 1/2 dried cranberries in a bowl, combine popcorn and other ingredients enjoy. P.S. If it tastes a bit bland to you, feel free to add seasoning of your choosing for this...
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    Has anyone ever heard of Hydroxycut affecting fertility?

    I was wondering if anyone has heard of Hydroxycut affecting fertility?My Husband & I are trying to conceive, but I would like to loose some weight first and I've thought about trying Hydroxycut, but I've heard that it affects Fertility and makes it harder to conceive. Has anyone heard anything...
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    Cookie recipe request...chocolate chip and (?)?

    Making cookies to send to my guy in Iraq. There are so many chocolate chip cookie recipes out here. Do you have one that's tried and true, maybe a little different, or just really "special?"Thanks for any you'd be willing to share!
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    How much would a 5 day Disney vacation cost, aside from hotel and ticket costs?

    A friend and I want to go to Disney for about 5 days. Aside from ticket and room costs, how much would an average vacation cost? We don't need to eat in the most expensive restaurants. We just want an average cost of food and assorted expenses.
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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 one liners or dirty jokes can we tell him?

    My friend has a boyfriend named Reese, but we all call him Peanut Butter cup....what type of one liners or jokes she tell him? She wanted something to say during sex but we are looking for all types of jokes!
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    25 Other Uses For Coffee Filters

    Coffee filters ..... Who knew! And you can buy 1,000 at the Dollar Tree for almost nothing even the large ones. 1. Cover bowls or dishes when cooking in the microwave. Coffee filters make excellent covers. 2. Clean windows, mirrors, and chrome... Coffee filters are lint-free so...
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    Homemade Kettle Corn

    Serving Size : 12 Preparation Time :0:00 Categories : Amount Measure Ingredient -- Preparation Method -------- ------------ -------------------------------- 1/2 cup popcorn kernals 1/4 cup corn syrup 1/3 cup sugar 1/4...
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    Armchair Quarterback Crunch

    3 qt Popped popcorn 2 c Mini pretzels 1/3 c Roasted pepitas or hulled pumpkin seeds (optional) 1/4 c Regular or light margarine 2 tbs Grated Parmesan cheese 1 tsp Mexican seasoning Place popped popcorn, pretzels and pepitas in large bowl. Melt margarine in small pan. Add Parmesan and Mexican...
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    Superbowl Popcorn

    4 qt Popped corn 12 oz Peanuts 2 c Shredded cheddar cheese 1/4 c Melted butter 2 ts Lemon pepper 2 ts Cumin 1/4 ts Cayenne pepper 2 ts Chili powder 1 ts Paprika Combine popcorn, peanuts, and cheese in a large bowl. Set aside. Add spices to melted butter one at a time, stirring constantly. Pour...
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    French-Fried Parsley

    The Bitoun brothers--Jacques, Maurice, André, and Simon--ran a number of restaurants around the New Orleans area for many years, severally and in concert. Their best-remembered dish was a complimentary appetizer: a basket of fried parsley. Maurice called it "French popcorn." It was much better...
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    Cranberry Popcorn Shrimp Dippers

    1 (20 ounce) package breaded Popcorn Shrimp, frozen 1 (16 ounce) can whole berry cranberry sauce 2 tablespoon maple syrup 1/3 cup orange juice Dash of salt Preheat oven to 425. Bake shrimp according to package instructions. Place cranberry sauce, maple syrup, orange juice and a dash of salt in...
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    Butterscotch Almond Popcorn

    12 ounces butterscotch chips 4 cups popped corn 2 cups slivered almonds In a 1-quart microwave-safe measuring cup, microwave butterscotch chips on HIGH power for 3 minutes, stirring after each minute, until melted and smooth. Pour over popcorn and almonds, stirring gently to mix well. Drop...
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    Berry Christmas Popcorn Sticks

    16 cups popcorn -- popped 4 cups miniature marshmallows 1/4 cup butter or margarine 2 tablespoons milk 1/2 cup smooth peanut butter 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon salt miniature chocolate chips red cinnamon candies ribbon to decorate Place popcorn in a very large bowl. In a medium...
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    Spicy Cheese Popcorn

    1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1/2 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt 1/4 teaspoon onion powder 8 cups popped corn 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese Combine butter, paprika, chili powder, garlic salt and onion powder. Pour over popped corn; stir to coat...
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    Popcorn Candy

    8 cups popped corn 2 cups dry roasted peanuts (lightly salted) 1 lb. white almond bark 1 tsp. cinnamon (optional) Combine popcorn & peanuts in a 4 qt. bowl. Melt the almond bark in a 1 qt. glass bowl in microwave on 50% power 3 ½ to 4 ½ min. or until smooth, stirring often. (All of the bark...
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    Caramel Popcorn Balls

    1/2 pound (28 caramels) Kraft Caramels 2 tablespoons water 2 quarts popped popcorn salt to taste Place Kraft Caramels and water in top of a double boiler. Heat, stirring frequentyly, until the caramels are melted and the sauce is smooth. Pour caramel sauce over 2 quarts of salted, popped...
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    Nut-Orange Popcorn Balls

    1 cup sugar 1/4 cup cream 1/3 cup orange juice 1 tablespoon butter 1 teaspoon grated orange rind 1 cup broken walnuts or peanuts 2 quarts popped popcorn Combine sugar, cream and orange juice and cook over low heat, stirring constantly until sugar is dissolved. Increase heat and cook to 290...