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Low-Cholesterol Recipes: Wine Baked Potato

4.12 / 5 Stars | 32 Reviews

by rowdy

"A delicious baked potato that has a wonderful aroma while cooking."

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Dairy-Free Recipes: Fried Zucchini

3.57 / 5 Stars | 50 Reviews

by Judy Sing

"Simple and delicious recipe for tender zucchini with a thin, crispy coating of cornmeal."

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Mediterranean Diet: Easy Hummus

4.3 / 5 Stars | 243 Reviews

by ELOVINGS

"I make this hummus all the time. It only takes a few minutes to prepare, and it's healthier without the oil. Increase or decrease the ingredients as desired, especially the jalapenos! Serve with pita chips or fresh veggie slices. Add more of the reserved bean liquid for a smoother dip."

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Quote of the Day
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it."
Mark Twain
"The human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter."
Juvenal
"All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price."
Pope Paul VI
"Of all human activities, man's listening to God is the supreme act of his reasoning and will."

How to of the Day
How to Choose a Halloween Costume
With Halloween coming up, if you haven't already chosen a costume, it's possible you're stuck for ideas. Never fear, there are plenty of ways to come up with creative, original ideas for a costume and still keep within a budget. Rest assured that this article will help you to pick the perfect Halloween costume for you.
How to Offset the Carbon Footprint of Flying
It's undeniable that the carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from air travel contribute to climate change, a fact that can easily leave you with flyer's remorse. Fortunately, you have options when it comes to reducing your carbon impact while flying. For example, you can pay for environmentally-friendly “carbon offsets” that help balance out the CO2 emissions from your flight. You can also cut your personal carbon footprint by flying as eco-friendly as possible, and help on a broader level by reducing your daily carbon emissions and advocating for widespread change.
How to Make a Cat Hammock
Your furry friend deserves a comfortable place to hang out. Instead of buying an expensive cat hammock, create your own with items you probably have at home. For an easy, no-sew option, all you need is some cozy fleece and a cardboard box. If you'd like a hammock that you can spread across a cage or under a table, add loops to comfy fabric. Stretch out either hammock and watch your cat relax.

Oddly Enough
Crocodile bridezilla, kitten-owl bffs, what's next?
Owl-kitten best friends become a Japanese internet sensation, and watch out for this crocodile bridezilla as she ties the knot with the city's mayor in this week's animal round up. Gavino Garay reports.

A new hot dog eating champion is crowned in Brooklyn
23-year old Matt Stonie upsets eight-time hot dog eating champion Joey Chestnut at the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Fourth of July Key Lime pie eating contest
No hot dogs for these contestants, these competitors battle to consume large amounts of key lime pie. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Speed eaters weigh-in for Nathan's Hot Dog Contest
Competitive eaters weigh-in the day before they vie to be top dog at Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest on Coney Island. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Kitten and owl become playmates in Japan
An unlikely friendship between a kitten and owl at a Japanese cafe takes the internet by storm. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Home Improvement
Protect Your Driveway
Driveway sealing is an easy and cost effective way to protect and prolong the life of your driveway. Asphalt surfaces are particularly susceptible to wear and tear, both from...Read more about Driveway Sealing
Blown-In Insulation Pumps out Protection
All walls need some kind of insulation otherwise you're risking a loss of heat in your home through cool drafts, thermal leakage, or actual condensation and damage along the...Read more about Blown Insulation
Clean the Gutters? No Thanks.
Nobody enjoys cleaning gutters. It's why we have kids, really, so we can send Junior up there a couple of times a year to hang off the roof ledge and scrape out the leaves and...Read more about Gutter Covers
Masonite Siding: A Stronger Alternative
If your wood siding is swelling, cracking, or constantly needs repainting, then you may want to look into Masonite siding. Masonite boards are synthetically constructed from a...Read on about Masonite Siding
Roof Insulation Captures Escaping Energy
When you turn on the furnace, your HVAC system is not the only thing keeping your house warm; proper insulation keeps this generated heat inside the home. Even though your walls...Read more about Roof Insulation

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