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What Do Mojitos, Tea, And Gum Have In Common?

Mint, or mentha, that wonderful aromatic herb that’s refreshing, cooling, and so much more than a garnish or flavor. I did a lot of planting this past weekend – and have a couple of large pots brimming with different types of mint (there are many varieties) – a sure sign that summer days are somewhere […]

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Does Cinnamon Last Longer Than Oregano?

Good question.  I love spices and herbs – especially fresh herbs –but those bottles of cinnamon, cloves, allspice, and bay leaves?  They might have been keeping each other company in my spice drawer since Bill Clinton was in office. Do Dried Spices And Herbs Go Bad? Even though some cookbooks might suggest a “toss your […]

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