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24 Reasons To Seek Out Fresh Figs

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Dried figs are great and all, but if you’ve ever tasted a fresh fig you know that there’s no contest between the two. Sweet and honeyed, fresh figs are a rare treat meant to be savored. They were, after all, the foods of Read more…

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40 Truly Amazing Blueberry Recipes YUM!

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] We have blueberries to thank for some of our favorite foods. What would mornings be without them? We wouldn’t have blueberry muffins — the only truly great muffins out there — pancakes would be fruitless, and pie just wouldn’t be as awesome (because Read more…

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How to crimp a pie

Points to remember Cover the top of your pie with pastry. Pick up the pie in one hand and use a small sharp knife in the other to trim away excess pastry. For a really simple neat finish, use the tines of a fork, pressing them all the way around Read more…