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Peppermint Flavored Coffee

Enjoy gourmet Arabica coffee infused with the exhilarating essence of peppermint with our Peppermint flavored gourmet coffee. We start with only the best Arabica coffee beans, which are freshly… source

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Sunions: Tearless Onions have Arrived

If slicing onions leaves you fighting to see through the tears, things might be about to change. Yes, prepare to dry those eyes for Sunions™: America’s first tearless onion is here! The culmination of three decades of work has come to fruition in this altogether milder onion, which the producers claim …

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Garden Q&A: Darkwing fungus gnats

This 1 1/2 inch critter looks like a pile of small worms, but moves like a slug! I have seen it on three occasions in the morning following rain. The individual worms seem to move independently of the total mass. What is it? This is a neat find — a …

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Brownie Popsicles – Passion 4 baking :::GET INSPIRED:::

Valentine is around the corner, and one of the things I love to make is brownies just because chocolate is always a good idea.These  Brownie Popsicles I made five years ago for my Norwegian baking book ( just sweet) and thought I share this idea with you all.The thing I love …

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A New Year for Writers

It would be all too easy to write a January 2018 post heavy with angst and uncertainty. I could dwell on the unsettling political changes of the last year or so, both international and domestic. I could ponder what kind of world we will leave for our children and grandchildren. …

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Home & Garden: Getting the most out of home composting

Energetic retiree Lew Shell is known to farmers and gardeners around the state. For many years, he was a Master Gardener and Horticultural Consultant for the University of Maryland Home & Garden Information Center and the Nursery Manager for the Anne Arundel County Farmers’ Coop. Though officially retired, he is …

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