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June 2017


Did you know...Make your brass sparkle—without nasty chemicals—by using yogurt. Its lactic acid works to eat away the tarnish.

According to Philadelphia Cream Cheese, under normal refrigerator conditions of 40° at all times, an unopened package of cream cheese is good 1 month past the "Best When Purchased By" date on the carton. Once opened, cream cheese should be used within 10 days.

People around the globe enjoy baked beans. Just about every culture has their version of a stewed or baked bean dish. Usually, the recipe involves slow cooking the beans in a special sauce with meat or fat added for flavor. Whether it is the French cassoulet, Cuban black beans, Boston Brown Beans, or Mexican Borracho beans, humans have been cooking up this pot for centuries.

As a snack, dried pineapple is an effective low-fat way to get some quick energy, but if you are trying to watch your weight or your blood sugar level, eating fresh pineapple or a lower-sugar fruit in moderation is a healthier option.

For a truly standout pasta salad, stick with dried pasta instead of fresh. It can be served chilled or at room temperature, and holds up well when tossed with dressing and other ingredients. Also, short pasta shapes, with plenty of nooks and crannies - like fusilli, farfalle, rotini, and penne - are ideal choices for pasta salad. Their small size makes them easy to serve and eat, and their little folds and pockets provide plenty of spaces to trap dressing, herbs, and small ingredients.

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