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What Happened To Jell-O Pudding Pops?

During the 1980s, Jello pudding pops were featured freezer treats in millions of American homes. Fudgsicles never really had anything on them. Even in into the 1990s, Jello pudding pops were still going strong. And then, poof, they're gone.

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Food Science

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Is it OK to Eat Expired Canned Foods? How Long Do They Last?

There are countless shelf stable foods in your pantry. Some of them sit there for years. Maybe you have a can of vegetables in your cabinet that has been there for years. On the bottom is an expiration date. It's expired! Does this mean it is unsafe to eat it?

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Food History

old-jello-pop-ad.jpg

What Happened To Jell-O Pudding Pops?

During the 1980s, Jello pudding pops were featured freezer treats in millions of American homes. Fudgsicles never really had anything on them. Even in into the 1990s, Jello pudding pops were still going strong. And then, poof, they're gone.

Read on...

Food Science

canned-food-expiration-date.jpg

Is it OK to Eat Expired Canned Foods? How Long Do They Last?

There are countless shelf stable foods in your pantry. Some of them sit there for years. Maybe you have a can of vegetables in your cabinet that has been there for years. On the bottom is an expiration date. It's expired! Does this mean it is unsafe to eat it?

Read on...

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What Is the Best Way To Store Knives?

17 Nov 2017 22:55

I know how I like to store my knives. However, when evaluating your options for storing knives, your priorities and considerations may not be the same as mine. What are the criteria that we may consider? The first and foremost criteria for most of us is probably available space. But, depending on whether or not we have children or how clumsy we are, safety may be a concern. Even so, any good storage option must not damage the knives….

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What Is An Enzyme?

14 Nov 2017 02:14

Definition of an Enzyme

An enzyme is an organic macromolecule produced by living cells that acts as a catalyst for a biochemical reaction. Most enzymes are composed of protein. Enzymes change the rate of chemical reactions without needing an external energy source and without being changed themselves. One enzyme may be capable of catalyzing a reaction numerous times. Different enzymes act on certain substances and produce specific reactions. Examples of enzymes are digestive, glycolytic, activating, and inhibitory….

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Do You Need Living Enzymes from Your Diet to Digest Food?

14 Nov 2017 01:44

A claim of raw food diets is that your body has a limited amount of enzymes to digest food and you must get additional enzymes from your diet.

One of the claims associated with the raw food movement is that you need the "living" enzymes in raw foods to help you digest food. And furthermore, you only have a finite amount of enzymes in your body, so these enzymes from raw plant foods become more and more important to your health as you age….

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Is It Legal For Restaurants to Not Accept Cash?

02 Nov 2017 21:42

I've noticed a lot of restaurants popping up with a peculiar sign in their window: Cashless. Yes, these restaurants will not take cash!. They only accept credit cards. Yet, right on your money, it says "legal tender for all debts private and public." Are these cashless restaurants legal?…

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Grocery Warehouse with Oxydol Laundry Soap, 1942

01 Nov 2017 05:02

In this photo from July 1942, a warehouse worker for a grocery store distribution company is filling an order for a local store in the Washington, D.C. area. Behind him are stacked many boxes marked Oxydol. The box he is carrying on his shoulder appears to be Duz soap….

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