Monthly Archives: July 2014

Proud To Be an American

When British Blue-Bloods of the feminine sort gather to discuss the condition of the grounds at the Palace, or the Queen’s latest hat, they often enjoy tea.

In Russia, they raise a glass of Vodka to toast the always pristine performances of the ballet — or the winners of the latest strong man competition — depending on which sport they support.

 

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Thyme Is on Your Side…

While spices are derived from the bark, roots, fruits or berries of perennial plants, herbs are the leaves of annual or perennial shrubs. One of the most widely-grown and used of these herbs is thyme. Its versatility is awesome, not limited to any one type of food. From clam chowder to custards, from soufflés and omelets to pizza and fried chicken, thyme is an all-time winner with staying power.

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