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Bestselling author touring for the first time since “The Da Vinci Code”

Author Dan Brown talks about his new book, “Origin”, and reveals why he’s going on his first book tour since “The Da Vinci Code” became a worldwide hit.

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Learn how you can help prevent unemployment fraud

Kansas Secretary of Labor Lana Gordon explains how unemployment fraud affects taxpayers and what’s being done to help prevent it.

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Learn the basics of fencing

Christine gets a beginner’s lesson in the at the Kansas City Fencing Center.

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Learn five ways to can track prices

Accountant and business strategist Marquita Miller shares five ways to make sure you’re getting the most for your money.

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New CBS comedy time travels

“Me, Myself and I” star Bobby Moynhan dishes on his new CBS comedy.

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Learn strengthening exercises for often overlooked parts of the body

Health and fitness professional Sumya Anani shows exercises you can do to strengthen your fingers, arches, neck and more!

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See how to make chicken and waffles on the grill

Price Chopper wants to help you get grilling! See how Craig and Gay Jones put together chicken and waffles with a kick. 

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Doctor wants you to become your own health hero

Bestselling author and television host Dr. Partha Nandi discusses how you can take charge of your genetics. 

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Title winner never imagined herself entering a pageant

Paula Hoffman, Mrs. Kansas USA Universal 2017, chats about how she ended up on the pageant circuit and why her healthcare advocacy is so personal.

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Home customizing trends lean toward practical and functional

Interior designer Teri Stolz details what’s trending in home customization.

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Doll Cradle is restoring childhood treasures (Part II)

They’re not playing around at the Doll Cradle when it comes to bringing old toys back to life.
 

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Now is the right time to get your furnace checked

Jake Borne from KB Complete shows what steps to take now to get your furnace ready for the cold temperatures ahead.

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Dear Snarky deals with a friend of the bride crying foul

Your friend is saying I do”, but you want to say “I don’t” to all the asks that are adding up in price. Time for some help from dear Snarky in the Suburbs!

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Understanding the differences between beauty masks

Beauty blogger Megan Wombolt breaks down which beauty masks to use for targeting specific areas and skin needs.

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Surprise! You’re breathing wrong

Lauren Leduc from Karma Tribe Yoga shows a breathing technique that to help better your balance. 

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Give brownies a healthy boost

Healthy eating enthusiast Linda Donaldson shows how to use avocados to give your brownies a healthy twist.

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Learn five ways to help worry less

Life coach Carla McClellan shares ways to overcome bad habits and reduce worrying.

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Read to Achieve program helps local teachers

Charles E. Smith, President of the Missouri National Education Association, shares how Read to Achieve benefits local teachers and classrooms.

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Doll Cradle restoring childhood treasures

They’re not playing around at the Doll Cradle when it comes to bringing old toys back to life.

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Make healthier tortellini

Healthy eating enthusiast Kylie Williams-Bowls shows how you can make a healthier tortellini.

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Special event aims to ease confusion before Medicare sign up

Kurt Heumann, CEO of UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement in MO and KS, explains what information you’ll learn in person at as special event taking place during National Medicare Education Week.

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Three local films contest finalists

KC Film Commissioner and Film Manager Stephane Scupham shares details on three local films that are competition finalists.

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Know the basics of keeping kids safe around dogs

Mike Deathe from K.I.S.S. Training provides helpful guidelines for keeping kids safe around dogs.

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Classic song can help boost your password security

Online security expert David Seuss explains how the song "Stairway to Heaven" could help make sure no one hacks any of your accounts.

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Friend vs. Frenemy

Comeback coach Delores Jones talks differences of friend and frenemy.

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Lidia‘s parsley sauce perfect topper for more than pasta

World famous Lidia Bastianich shows how to put together a very versatile sauce using fresh ingredients.

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Microblading a game change for beautiful, low maintenance eyebrows

Maria Estelle shows the cutting edge cosmetic procedure that will make eyebrow maintenance a once-a-year thing.

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High school student brings concussion awareness as Chiefs coin toss captain for home opener

High schooler Brock Anderson shares his comeback story after suffering a concussion that knocked him out of the game. Dr. David Smith from The University of Kansas Hospital shares how to spot a concussion and the importance of treating it correctly.

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Get Grilling: Sweet and savory rollups

Get grilling with Price Chopper! Craig Jones shows how to put together sausage rollups as well how to sweeten things up with a cream cheese and cinnamon twist.

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Get game day ready with new Chiefs gear this season

Kansas City Chiefs Pro Shop retail director Sarah Keel shows off the game day gear and must haves for this football season. 

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Parkville dynamo making a difference as Miss Teen USA

Meet Missouri’s own Sophia Dominguez-Heithoff who is the reigning Miss Teen USA.

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Red Friday flags raise money for great cause

Tami Greenberg from the Ronald McDonald House Charities of KC shares how Red Friday flag donations help families in our community.

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Get Grilling: Wings four ways

Get grilling with Price Chopper! Gay Jones show how grill up peg leg wings and give them a saucy kick.

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Balloon artist brings the Red Friday flair

See how Molly Balloons in action creating another playful work of art.

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Get Grilling: BBQ rib sandwich and pizza baguettes

Get grilling with Price Chopper! Craig Jones show how grill up a giant barbecue rib sandwich as well as pizza baguettes to feed a crowd.

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Red lips for daytime wear

Red lips are not just for a dramatic evening out. Latrese Kabuya of Let’s Get P.R.E.T.T.Y. shares tricks for finding the right red lipstick you can wear every day.

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Keep an eye on your credit

“Pickpocket” Gene talks identity theft protection. 

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Filmmaker says 10-part series tells story of Vietnam War from every angle possible

Filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick come to Kansas City to discuss why they call their new documentary their most ambitious project.

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Fab five of “Why Don’t We” answers your questions

Meet Jonah, Corbyn, Daniel, Jack and Zach of “Why Don’t We” and get a little a Capella listen of “Something Different” from these talented guys.

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Drew Carey hits milestone season with “The Price is Right”

The Price is Right” host Drew Carey chats about entering his 10th season with the iconic game show. 

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“The Acts of Good Journal” continues to inspire

Author Adam Benton discusses how the “The Acts of Good Journal” has grown to include a series of ways to make the world a better place. 

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Kombucha brewed right here in the metro

Brewkery KC is creating their own Kombucha elixir.

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Expect to see embellishments and lots of sequins in formal fall style

Style expert Wlaa gives a rundown on what fancy looks are trending for fall, including how to transition from day to night style.

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Waldo Fall Festival celebrating 25 years

The 25th annual Waldo Fall Festival has music, dancing, food trucks and a whole lot more in store for a fun-filled Saturday.

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Powerless no more after big storm

If you think you can’t afford a top-of-the-line generator, think again. Milbank Manufacturing Company is having a blowout sale that could save you up to half on a new generator.

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Four simple steps to perfect pasta

Susan Hinds is in the Price Chopper Kitchen with the four simple steps to follow to serve up perfect pasta every time.

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2017 Kansas City Zoo Run is all about the elephants

Take 5 To Care and take part in the annual Kansas City Zoo Run on September 23.

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Don’t let cold and flu season get you down

Dr. Sarita Singh shares tips for preventing colds and along with tricks that may help you get over a bug faster.

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“The Doctors” back for season 10

Dr. Travis Stork and Dr. Anthony Ordon give a preview of what’s to come in “The Doctors” 10th season.

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Tailgate in style

Brooke Runnebaum from SheKC shows off what’s trending this season in tailgating fashion.

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Now onstage in Kansas City

Theater insider Tim Scott serves up three shows worth seeing in September.

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Keep your skin soft as smooth as the seasons change

Dr. Meena Singh shares tips for conquering skin problems that come with a change in the weather.

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Add some flair to your pumpkins

This decorating is faux real! Diva of DIY Leanne Lee shows different ways to decorate up your pumpkins.

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Author shares how to back from the four Ds

Author MJ Jenkins shares how to overcome seemingly insurmountable odds-- death, divorce, disaster and disease.

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It’s game on at Urban Air

Christine is flipping out over all there is to do at Urban Air in Overland Park, KS

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Dear Snarky deals with school competition between sisters in law

It's a classroom competition one mom wants no part of, but too bad she doesn't have a choice. Snarky in the Suburbs tries to help a parent whose sister-in-law is out of control!  

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She's smoking her competition

Meet pitmaster Megan Day who is making a name for herself in the world of barbecue and see how she puts her own twist on turkey quesadillas.

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Understand the brand before you buy a new AC unit

Make sure you ask the right questions when it comes to replacing your old air conditioning unit.

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Two special events provide support for those dealing with memory loss

Marsha Rufener and Marcia Hines from Senior Star at Wexford Place share how two special events are helping caregivers provide support to loved ones with Alzheimer's and dementia.    

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Graffiti artist making his skills known

Meet the talent artist whose graffiti is beautifying spots around the metro one wall at a time.

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Fancy up your windows without picking up a needle or thread

Interior designer Angela Smeed shows how to create no-sew window treatments.

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Pageant coach perspective

Pageant Coach Lorenzo shares highs and lows from this year’s Miss America pageant.

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Shape up for fall

Fitness motivator Terri Allen shows easy ways to incorporate new things into your everyday routine to kickstart fall on a healthier track.

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Add a personalized touch to a cutting board

Tamara Hudson from Encore Boutique shows a DIY way to personalize a cutting board.

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Bikers for Babies revs up for annual event

Shane and Jenny Thomas share their story and how the March of Dimes annual Bikers For Babies event benefits metro families. Learn how you can Take 5 to Care and take part!

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“The Talk” premieres season 8

Sharon Osborne and Sara Gilbert share what’s in store for Season 8 of The Talk including a host change.

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Straighten up your posture

Dr. Michelle Robin of Your Wellness Connection discusses the importance of good posture and shares tips for straightening up.

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Procedure helps Roger smile again

Roger shares how The Mini Dental Implant Center of Kansas City finally provided him a lasting solution to a problem he’d already spent thousands of dollars trying to fix.

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Bestselling “The Lost City of Monkey God” a suspenseful, true story

Bestselling author Douglas Preston talks about “The Lost City of Monkey God” that provides an eyewitness one of the greatest discoveries of the 21st Century.

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Food truck insider tips

Let the culinary crusade begin! Food truck blogger Alex Levine provides an insider’s guide to the metro’s growing food truck scene.

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YoYo champ shows off some serious skills

The Kansas City Juggling Festival starts tonight and runs all weekend long at Rockhurst High School. Learning how to YoYo is part of the fun! A four-time U.S. National Champion offers some pointers! 

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Learn how to juggle

The Kansas City Juggling Festival starts tonight and runs all weekend long at Rockhurst High School. Get a few lessons from the pros! 

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Bluebird the Macaw shows off his artistic skills

Tim Steinmetz from the Kansasss City Zoo introduces us to a macaw that likes to paint.

 

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Find out what food and drinks could trigger a migraine

Get a show and tell from MU Extension professor Susan Mills-Gray on which food and drinks could be contributing to your migraines and which ones may help take that pain away.

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“Harry” features a daytime first with rock and roll hall of famer Billy Joel

Harry Connick, Jr. chats about what’s in store for season two of his talk show, including a daytime first with the original Piano Man.

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Learn blogging basics

Ashley White of Le Style Rouge, named 435 Magazine’s “Best Blogger in Kansas City”, shares blogging basics for beginners.

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The “It” factor at the box office

A killer clown takes on a romantic comedy! Film critic Lonita Cook reviews “It” and “Home Again” for this week’s box office breakdown.

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Think bold when decorating small spaces

Leslie Slaughter from Spruce Home shows how to decorate a small room to maximize the space.

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Cheers to Beer Fest

Derek Owen from Flying Saucer Kansas City shows off some of the international brews that will be featured at Beer Fest.

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Discover great spots to visit and things to do around town to celebrate Fall

Fall into fun! 435 Magazine managing editor Sherry Kuehl and fishing enthusiast Brent Frazee share places around town to enjoy the flavors of the season.

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Don't miss on what's binge-worthy watching from the summer season

Erin Zimmerman of KC Women in Film & TV runs down which streaming summer shows are worth a watch.
 

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"Grease" is the word at Starlight Theatre

Meet KC native Anthony Gasbarre III who is taking the stage at Starlight Theatre in the classic musical "Grease".

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Get your hair ready for the change of season

Stylist Joey Figueiredo of Daicy//Figueiredo shows how to get your hair in top shape for Fall and what's trending this season.

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Learn how to jump-start a conversation

Don't miss out on connecting because you don't know what to say. Janice Kliethermes of Etiquette Kansas City shares easy ways to jump-start a conversation.
 

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See how to decorate waffle pops

Marwa Noaman of The Waffle Bar shows Christine how to put together one of the menu's signature items.
 

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Introducing the majestic bubble waffle

Marwa Noaman of The Waffle Bar shows Christine how to make a bubble waffle.

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See dog training basics in action

Certified professional dog trainer Geralynn Cada shares tips for testing a dogs intelligence as well as the most important command you should teach your dog.

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Go behind the scenes for KC Salon Sessions to see the artistry of metro-based style makers

They are the style makers behind the scenes that are now in the spotlight thanks to KC Salon Sessions.

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Woman goes from trouble walking to running a 5k thanks to life-changing transformation

Hitch Fit's Diana Chaloux-Lacerte is proud to share Amy Denison's incredible wellness transformation.

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New smartphone elevates your storytelling ability

LG's new smartphone technology helps raise your artistic ability with unparalleled video capabilities right at your fingertips.

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Fall means fun around town

Adam Schaumberg of Yelp KC has the rundown on great places to celebrate Fall around town.

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You may surprised by the result of this grownup DIY project using popsicle sticks and glue

Amy Hodapp of Pinspire demonstrates how to create a Honeycomb shelf using popsicle sticks and glue.

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Know the questions to ask when it comes to hiring a contractor to replace your AC unit

Replacing an air conditioner is not cheap. The experts at Trane offer tips so you not only not only pick the right AC unit for your home, but also pick the right contractor to do the job.

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Bestselling author Jodi Picoult's new collaboration comes to life onstage in Kansas City

Bestselling author Jodi Picoult chats about the special collaboration to bring "Between  the Lines" to life and shares what it's like transforming a book for stage.

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Leawood pool ends season with doggie dunk

It will be a doggone good time as  the Leawood Aquatic Center hosts its 13th annual Doggie Dunk tonight from 5-7pm.

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World Series Of BBQ Preview

Darren Warth previews this weekend's American Royal BBQ Competition.

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Ditch your under-eye bags

Scott DeFalco shares a way to get rid of those dreaded under-eye bags-- Plexaderm.

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Fresh cut favorites

Susan Hinds of Price Chopper shares some time-saving shortcuts for your next recipe.

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Clean the air in your home

Buckner's Heating And Cooling shares a tip on making sure the air in your home is clean.

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Total body transformation

Kirsti Kreutzer shares her weight loss journey using Hitch Fit.

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"Motown: The Musical" comes to KC

Chester Gregory and Daniel Robert Sullivan preview "Motown: The Musical" at Starlight Theatre.

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Summer beauty must-haves

Cheryl Kramer Kaye shares some great ideas for summer beauty.

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Purify your air

Steve Blow of Buckner Heating & Cooling talks about the Air Scrubber.

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    Cavatelli with Braised Rabbit

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    Sweet and Salty Churro Snack Mix

    Sweet and Salty Churro Snack Mix

    Monday, July 24 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-07-24 21:33:58 GMT
    Sweet and Salty Churro Snack Mix Ingredients 5 cups Oyster Crackers 1 cup butter 1 cup light brown sugar 1½ teaspoons cinnamon 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 tablespoons granulated sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon kosher salt Instructions Preheat the oven to 350°F/175°C Line a baking sheet with foil. Spread the crackers evenly on the baking sheet and set aside. In a medium saucepan combine the butter and brown sugar. Stirring consistently bring the mixtu...More >
    Sweet and Salty Churro Snack Mix Ingredients 5 cups Oyster Crackers 1 cup butter 1 cup light brown sugar 1½ teaspoons cinnamon 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 tablespoons granulated sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon kosher salt Instructions Preheat the oven to 350°F/175°C Line a baking sheet with foil. Spread the crackers evenly on the baking sheet and set aside. In a medium saucepan combine the butter and brown sugar. Stirring consistently bring the mixtu...More >
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    Italian Snack Skewers

    Italian Snack Skewers

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    Italian Snack Skewers   Salami, or pepperoni, or cappacola (your favorite Italian meat) Mozzarella balls Cherry or grape tomatoes Skewers   Add the meat and cheese to the skewers alternating between ingredients with each addition.   Pack the tomatoes along side skewers and add them when ready to eat. This is so the tomato juice doesn’t make everything wet and soggy. Copyright 2017 KCTV. All rights reserved. More >
    Italian Snack Skewers   Salami, or pepperoni, or cappacola (your favorite Italian meat) Mozzarella balls Cherry or grape tomatoes Skewers   Add the meat and cheese to the skewers alternating between ingredients with each addition.   Pack the tomatoes along side skewers and add them when ready to eat. This is so the tomato juice doesn’t make everything wet and soggy. Copyright 2017 KCTV. All rights reserved. More >
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