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How Much Does the Lombardi Trophy Weigh?!

Since Super Bowl XXX, the Vince Lombardi trophy has been presented to the winning team’s owner on the field following the big game. It is every fan and player’s dream to see their team raise that trophy in the air amongst all the confetti and excitement signifying they are the champions! The Pittsburgh Steelers hold …

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Famous FOOD Art

There are so many iconic pieces of art that feature food. Here are just a couple of our favorites: Campbell Soup Can (Tomato) by Andy Warhol A-1 Sauce by Ralph Goings Cloud Gate (The Bean) by Anish Kapoor Still Life with Apples by Paul Cezanne The Son of Man by Rene Margritte Still Life with Quinces …

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How Much Does the Stanley Cup Weigh?!

The National Hockey Association began awarding the treasured trophy in 1910. In 1926, it became the symbol of supremacy for the National Hockey League. Every professional hockey player’s dream is to raise the Stanley Cup above their head after being named the NHL Champions just as the recent champs,  Chicago Blackhawks. Just how much effort …

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AMAZING Cakes!

The amount of time and effort that went into these cakes is so impressive! Here is our TOP 10 favorites we found:

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Overweight Bag Fees Got You Down?

Summer is one of the most popular times of the year to hit the road or take to the skies for those treasured family vacations. Even though traveling can bring some amazing times to share with your loved ones, it can also bring massive headaches and money disappearing from your pocket. Our Velo luggage scale …

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8 Gluten Free Flours & Pumpkin Pancake Recipe

                              Blanched almond flour: Made from finely ground blanched (skinned) almonds. Store in refrigerator or freezer. Can add small amounts to baked goods to improve their tenderness and structure. Buckwheat flour: This isn’t wheat at all! Made from the triangular seed …

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Gougères Recipe & Guide

This post was prepared by Chef Mary Evans. I lead food and wine tours to France every September (http://thewritecook.com/tours) along with my business partner Hallie Harron, and gougères are always a hit when we make them with our groups.  These little, cheesy puffs—a savory, mini version of cream puffs—perfectly complement the Côtes du Rhône wine …

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What Are You Thankful For?

During this holiday season we ask that you take a moment from your busy holiday schedule to consider what you are thankful for and what you can do to help those who are less fortunate. Escali proudly supports Feed My Starving Children and Kids Against Hunger in their mission to put an end to hunger …

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Digital Scale Care: 10 Pointers

Digital scales are easy to use, accurate, and save many people a lot of time and money.  They help people to lose weight, monitor symptoms of heart failure or even bake like a pro. Digital scales are precise instruments and should be treated with care.  Disregard them and they may eventually become less accurate. Here …

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Popular Mechanics: Escali Alimento is a Can’t-Miss Holiday Gift!

    Popular Mechanics calls the Escali Alimento scale a can’t-miss holiday gift for home brewers, bakers, candle makers and future chemical engineers! The durability and versatility of the Alimento are what sets it apart from its competition.  The stainless steel (removable) weighing surface, bright blue back light and optional universal A/C power adapter are …

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