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Entries from September 2009

Film to Digital

September 19th, 2009 · No Comments

When digital cameras became common, a question many photographers asked was whether their film cameras could be converted to digital. The answer was yes and no. For the majority of 35 mm film cameras the answer is no, the reworking and cost would be too great, especially as lenses have been evolving as well as cameras. [...]

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Putting nutrition details on the table in Chattanooga

September 19th, 2009 · No Comments

Times Free Press By: Emily Bregel Though a bill to force chain restaurants to display calorie counts stalled in Tennessee last year, and no similar bills have been introduced in Georgia, a consensus is growing nationally between the restaurant industry and health advocates. For health advocates, nutritional content information allows consumers to choose a healthier [...]

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Eat Healthy

September 19th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Healthy eating means choosing a variety of foods from the basic food groups meat and meat substitutes; dairy; fruits and vegetables; grains, such as breads and pasta; and a limited amount of fats and sweets. As simple as this sounds, it’s not always easy to get the nutrition you need. You may eat more of [...]

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Chocolate Bread Pudding

September 19th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Ingredients Serves 8 to 10 2 cups heavy cream 2 cups milk 1 whole vanilla bean, split in half lengthwise, seeds scraped 3 cinnamon sticks (optional) 1 loaf brioche (about 1 pound, or you may substitute white bread) 12 ounces roughly chopped Valrhona or other bittersweet chocolate, plus 1/2 ounce or 1/4 cup shavings for [...]

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What Causes Acne?

September 18th, 2009 · No Comments

There are four major factors responsible for causing acne. They act together to cause the characteristic pimples, whiteheads and blackheads associated with acne. Overactive Oil Glands Oil glands are located deep in the skin. They are also known as sebaceous glands. The oil glands vary in size, and the larger ones are associated with visible [...]

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Ladies’ Fingers

September 18th, 2009 · No Comments

If Halloween night were to find you in a misty graveyard, suddenly feeling the touch of ghoulish fingers on the back of your neck, those fingers would probably bear a strong resemblance to these creepy confections with red-stained blanched almonds standing in for fingernails. Let them beckon to you from beyond the grave, summoning you [...]

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Want to lose belly fat?

September 18th, 2009 · No Comments

Targeting belly fat is not any easy thing to do.   Regular cardio exercise in your Target Heart Rate Zone. Beginners might start with 2-3 days of cardio (such as walking) for as long as you can or up to about 30 minutes, increasing your time gradually each week. For intermediate or advanced exercisers, you [...]

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White Chocolate Ghosts

September 18th, 2009 · No Comments

This project is perfect for a child that loves to help you cook, and just the thing for a Halloween party snack. Ingredients Makes about 15 12 ounces white chocolate chips 1 1/2 tablespoons vegetable oil Lollipop sticks Mini chocolate chips Directions Line a baking sheet with waxed paper; set aside. Melt white chocolate in [...]

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Sports Car

September 18th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Ferrari is known for speed and eligance. You can find all of your Ferrari parts online. This will save you time and money and ensure quality parts. Ferrari is an auto anyone would be proud to own.   It gives you style and class that no other car can offer.  Your taste in fine autos would be fittable [...]

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Halloween Madness Chili Bake

September 18th, 2009 · No Comments

Prep Time: 20 Min Total Time: 40 Min Makes: 6 servings   INGREDIENTS 1 1/4 lb lean (at least 90%) ground turkey 1 can (16 oz) spicy chili beans in sauce, undrained 1 1/2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese (6 oz) 1 can (8 oz) Pillsbury® refrigerated reduced fat crescent dinner rolls 1 tablespoon cornmeal DIRECTIONS [...]

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