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(BPT) - Moms across the country agree: breakfast really is the most important meal of the day. And, while some of the best breakfast foods will always be eternal, like pancakes and eggs, there is a significantly wider range of food choices and flavors for this morning meal than what our pare…

  • By NAPS,
    North American Precis Syndicate

(NAPSI)—Whether for lunch, dinner or as a party appetizer, sardine flatbread can do it all. You can go as simple or as fancy as you like with your toppings. For a special taste sensation, add chopped red onion or artichoke hearts.

  • By NAPS,
    North American Precis Syndicate

(NAPSI)—Here’s food for thought: Experts say mealtime may be the best time for families to relax, reconnect and enjoy each other’s company after a busy day. In fact, research suggests that having dinner together as a family at least four times a week has positive effects on child development…

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(BPT) - When the temperature rises, hosts need to stay as cool as can be when entertaining friends and family. The secret is planning ahead to deliver easy ambiance, crowd-pleasing food and plenty of fun. Start with versatile foods that can both stand alone and serve as recipe-enhancing ingr…

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(BPT) - The long, lazy days of summer are perfect for making barbecue the old-fashioned way — low and slow, outside on the grill or in the smoker. There’s no wrong way to enjoy a smoked barbecue brisket, and there’s a whole lot of right ways you probably haven’t tried before.

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(BPT) - Strawberries are the perfect summertime ingredient, but strawberries are so much more than a sweet treat. Research suggests eating eight strawberries a day may improve heart health, lower blood pressure, reduce the risk of some cancers and support brain function.

  • By NAPS,
    North American Precis Syndicate

(NAPSI)—According to the National Pasta Association, there are more than 600 pasta shapes. Factor in the umpteen different ways to sauce, dress and garnish the pasta and the possibilities are nearly endless.

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(BPT) - The weather is warm, the grill is ready to be fired up and everyone’s hungry for summer-friendly snack and meal ideas. Enter: seafood! Thanks to their great taste, ease of preparation and versatility, fish and shellfish are ideal go-to options for the summer months. From salmon, cod …

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(BPT) - With fans ranging from Beyoncé to Tom Brady, plant-based eating has become increasingly popular in the U.S. for its multitude of health and environmental benefits. So what’s all the hype about? Not only does eating a plant-centric diet help to lower your carbon footprint, it’s also g…

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(BPT) - This Father’s Day, add a little adventure and gift Dad a day he will remember by surprising him with a day of fishing. There’s nothing like getting in a boat with loved ones and heading out on the water to sink a line and enjoy some of the finer things in life together — like fishing…

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(BPT) - What do busy moms have in common? They love a time-saving shortcut almost as much as they love that first cup of coffee in the morning. Moms want the best for their families, but some days schedules are tight, sleep is minimal and stress levels can run high. This can seriously get in…

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(BPT) - Summer is many things to many people. There are pools, cookouts and parties on the deck, or you can pack up on a moment’s notice to leave town and explore something new. Beyond the long days, the extra sunscreen and the skipping out of work a bit early, the sure way you know summer h…

  • By Eric Solomon, Director of Arctic Programs at the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre

(NAPSI)&#8212Whether we live in Idaho or India, we are bound together by, and intimately connected to, the ocean. It covers 71 percent of the Earth's surface and over 90 percent of the habitable space; it is the source of half the oxygen we breathe; it regulates the temperature and creat…