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Posted on September 18, 2014

Today is National Cheeseburger Day. But before we get too far into that, a quick anecdote from my childhood: The year was 2000, it was Mother’s Day, and I was a punk kid. And as a punk kid, I fussed and whined when my mom asked me to do the dishes after lunch. Your instincts are probably telling you I was some spoiled, undisciplined brat growing up, but that’s simply not true—I just really hated doing the dishes.

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52 Ingredients: Pepperoni

Posted on September 16, 2014
Pepperoni on a Pizza

When I was a kid, my favorite snack in the world was pepperoni. There was a deli I used to go that would slice a whole stick for me to take home, and they did that for me all the way up to the time I moved to Colorado. Believe it or not, my childhood metabolism allowed me to eat a whole stick of pepperoni without getting fat. Nowadays, not so much. Learn more about pepperoni and why it's awesome...

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What We’re Reading This Weekend

Posted on September 12, 2014

Now that I have a one year old, my thoughts carry me to some interesting places when I have a few moments of peace (which is a rarity). While brushing my teeth this morning, I had a weird reverse epiphany: What am I going to do when Jude asks for a hamster?

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5 Cool Facts You Didn’t Know About Honey

Posted on September 4, 2014
Jars of Honey

September is Honey Heritage Month and that means celebrating all the awesomeness that is honey. It’s Winnie the Pooh’s favorite food, it makes a great hair conditioner, and Dumbledore’s name was inspired by the bees that make it. Read on...

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Non-Profit of the Month: Curry Without Worry

Curry Without Worry Logo

Curry Without Worry is a non-profit organization whose goal is to feed the hungry within the San Francisco community, but not just the stomach-growling-louder-than-a-motor-boat hungry; those who hunger for a sense of belonging within the community as well. Read on to learn more.

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