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As we all know, helping people with the use of safety nets like Unemployment and SNAP causes them to become lazy and dependent. And we all know this to be true because someone said it, and it has been repeated by many. And we also know that if it is repeated without challenge, then it just has to be true.
What’s the holiday season without cookies, cakes, candies and other unhealthy treats! Baking holiday goodies is part of the tradition, and a perfect family activity. While I totally believe in a little splurging, there are healthy baking substitutes where no one will know the difference. I’ll skip the tip about substituting black beans and dates in place of chocolate when making brownies! (However, if it sounds appealing, email me and I’ll send you the recipe – my husband loves them!)
Pot roast is one of those winter delights that warms up the innards and makes us feel so satisfied. Sarah Leah Chase’s cookbook Cold Weather Cooking that I found in my attic recently emphasizes this theme. Her recipes continue to stand the test of time and please us today as they did 40 years ago.
A cold-stunned Kemps Ridley turtle is rescued from Sandy Neck today - Barnstable Today brings you there. This story and more on today's episode.
We’ve heard a lot about people having their insurance policies canceled, and the person blamed for this is the president. Nevermind that the insurance companies have had three years to begin modifying policies to bring them in line with the requirements of the Affordable Care Act, but chose instead to continue selling their old policies until they had no choice.