Foodie News: Ryan Budget Would Cut Food Stamps and Medicaid Deeply

Foodie News: Ryan Budget Would Cut Food Stamps and Medicaid Deeply

Ryan Spending plan Would Slice Meals Stamps as well as Medicaid Greatly

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WASHINGTON â ” Representative Paul D. Ryan of Wisconsin on Tuesday will certainly outline a challenging, election-year finances that proclaims to follow in to balance …
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This proposal may prove to be highly detrimental to many families in need:

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National Oatmeal Waffle Day 2014

National Oatmeal Waffle Day 2014

–>March 11th is National Oatmeal Nut Waffle Day 2014. Here is a great recipe that will help add grains into your diet, as well as healthy fats from the nuts. Top it with fruit to start your day off right!

Oatmeal Nut Waffles

A waffle is a leavened batter or dough cooked between two plates, patterned to give a characteristic size, shape and surface impression. There are many variations…

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National Baked Scallops Day 2014

National Baked Scallops Day 2014 #foodholidays

–>March 12th is National Baked Scallops Day 2014. If you love seafood you must try this recipe. The combination of herbs and butter bring out the flavor of the scallops. For added zest, spritz some fresh lemon juice on them right before serving.

Herbed Baked Scallops

A scallop, from Old French escalope, meaning “shell” is a common name applied to many species of marine bivalve mollusks in…

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Funky Cold Medina Recipe

Funky Cold Medina Recipe #drinkoftheday

Funky Cold Medina

Most will remember the 1989 hit single from Ton Loc titled “Funky Cold Medina”. In the video he points out a bottle of Absolut vodka, and many thought that the vodka alone was the ‘medicine. However, it is actually a drink, which you will find here. These go down VERY easy – so be careful lest you need REAL medicine the next morning! ;)

2

oz

Vodka…

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National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day

National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day

March 6th is National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day 2014! If you love cheesecake, and white chocolate, you are in for a real treat with this recipe:

White Chocolate Raspberry Swirl Cheesecake

Cheesecake is a sweet dish consisting of two or more layers. The main, or thickest layer, consists of a mixture of soft, fresh cheese, eggs, and sugar; the bottom layer is often a crust or base made…

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National Pound Cake Day 2014

National Poundcake Day 2014 #foodholidays @aholidaychef

–>March 4th is National Pound Cake Day 2014. Here is an awesome recipe for pound cake with not just a lemon glaze – but has the added kick of lime.

YUMMERS!

Light Sour Cream Pound Cake With Lemon-lime Glaze

Pound cake refers to a type of cake traditionally made with a pound of each of four ingredients: flour, butter, eggs, and sugar. The traditional recipe makes a cake much larger than…

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National Mulled Wine Day 2014

National Mulled Wine Day 2014

March 3rd is National Mulled Wine Day 2014! If you have never had mulled wine, you are in for a treat. This turns regular red table wine (your favorite) – into a fragrant & tasty wonder! You will love the way it makes your kitchen smell & your guests will rave at how good it is…and while I haven’t tried it, I bet it would be amazing with Chocolate Souffle

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Mulled Wine

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National Chocolate Souffle Day 2014 - Recipe: Hot Chocolate Souffle

National Chocolate Souffle Day 2014 – Recipe: Hot Chocolate Souffle

–>February 28th is National Chocolate Souffle Day 2014. I found a great recipe for Hot Chocolate Souffle that fits this day perfectly – make it tonight’s dessert!

Hot Chocolate Souffles

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9

oz

Semisweet chocolate, chopped

4

each

Egg yolks

2

Tbs

Dark rum

1

Tbs

Unsalted butter, melted

6

each

Egg whites

1

pinch

Cr…

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How to Keep Vegetables Crisp

Don’t you hate it when you put your nice fresh vegetables in your crisper drawer, only to find them soggy just a few short days later?

How to Keep Vegetables Crisp

Don’t you hate it when you put your nice fresh vegetables in your crisper drawer, only to find them soggy just a few short days later?

Yogurt Topped Strawberry Pancakes

Yogurt Topped Strawberry Pancakes

–>February 27th is National Strawberry Day 2014. Since the last week of February is also National Pancake Week, I thought it would be a great opportunity to combine the two in one great recipe – Enjoy!

Yogurt-Topped Strawberry Pancakes

These wonderful pancakes put a tasty spin to a favorite breakfast food. The added protein from the yogurt will perk up your morning!

yogurt topped strawberry pancakes image

CC BY by Micah Sittig

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