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Is Flexible Dieting More Than a Fad?

November 18, 2015 Gillean Barkyoumb

It’s tempting to dismiss the newest diet trend — called “flexible dieting” — as just another fad. But, the thing about flexible dieting is that it’s deliberately “anti-fad,” and, when done right, could help build life-long

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Stone Soup

The Forgotten Senses of Flavor

August 4, 2015 Gillean Barkyoumb

Chefs rely on frequent tasting of sauces and stews to ensure the flavor of their dishes are just right. While taste is an important aspect of flavor, research shows the keys to a memorable meal

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Taking the Grill Test

April 1, 2015 Gillean Barkyoumb

Product Reviewed: GrillGrate Halftime at my parents’ annual Super Bowl party involves two things: critiques of the over-the-top musical performance and grilling. My dad, husband and uncles usually handle the latter while my mom and