Monthly Archive: July 2013

Jul 30

And the Winner is Coffee

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  Coffee is the most popular beverage worldwide with over 400 billion cups consumed each year.

Jul 27

Pinch your Nose

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Apples, onions, and potatoes all have the same taste. Try this: Pinch your nose and take a bite out of each.

Jul 27

Kentucky’s Ice Cream Law

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In the state of Kentucky it is against the law to carry an ice cream in your back pocket.

Jul 26

The Chicken and The Egg

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Chicken is one of the few things that we eat before it’s born and after it’s dead.

Jul 23

9,000 Year Old Chewing Gum

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The world’s oldest piece of chewing gums is 9000 years old.

Jul 23

Kay’s on Burden Lake – A must for the summer

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Going to Kay’s is about summer in the Capital District It can be compared to the other must do’s of summer in our area, – Spending a Sunday afternoon at Tanglewood with friends, a great bottle of wine and a foodie picnic – Catching a movie at the Malta Drive in. – An afternoon at …

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Jul 19

The Boathouse Grille , New Baltimore, NY – by Colin McKnight

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The Boathouse Grille          Shady Harbor Marina New Baltimore, NY http://boathousegrille.com/   The weather had been so hot and muggy that it was impossible to describe accurately- like breathing swamp water?  So damp that my shirt never dried?  Can you spell ‘mold’ boys and girls? Despite the limitations of the weather, Aged …

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Jul 18

Caramel Bread Pudding! Is it Fall yet????

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Ingredients Nonstick spray 2 1/4 cups whole milk 1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 1 (12-ounce) can evaporated milk 1/2 cup sugar 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon kosher salt 9 large egg yolks 1 loaf challah bread, cut or torn into 1-inch pieces (stale is best) 3/4 cup slivered almonds, toasted Cinnamon Sugar Sauce, recipe follows Freshly whipped cream, for serving CINNAMON SUGAR SAUCE: 3/4 cup sugar …

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Jul 12

It is so hot out ! I want Sangria!

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Come on you summer freaks! explain to me how you enjoy these 90 degree days.  You know the days when the sweat just slides of your brow. What I really enjoy during this lovely summer weather is when the sweat slides down you spine .Seriously! you get dressed up to go out for summer fun …

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Jul 12

A Seed a Day keeps the Dr. away!

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  Pumpkin seeds are high in zinc, which is good for the prostate and building the immune system.

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