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24 Commonly Mispronounced Food Words (And How To Say ‘Em Right)

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It’s happened to the best of us. You could be on a date, with family, chilling with friends. A menu is placed in front of you. You think, “Oh, I am totally going to order this fancy lookin’ thing and I totally know how to say it.” The waiter appears and just as you’re about to get your Top Chef baller status on, the words come out garbled and you’ve been made a foodie fool.

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10 Life Hacks For Keeping Your Kitchen Organized

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Kitchens – big or small – can benefit from any of these organization tips. 

When it comes to tidying things up around the house, the kitchen is my number one. Why? It’s where the FOOD is. Why would you want the place where you store your precious food to be dirty, messy and a pain to get around? These life hacks will help you clean your kitchen with simple solutions to common frustrations.

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Classic Khoresh: Ghormeh Sabzi Recipe

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I’m proud of my Persian heritage…as well as the food that comes with! 

I try and learn a little more about it every day, as I also do with my father’s European background. I’ve been to Iran, speak a little Farsi (Ye kami farsi baladam) and know some of Hafez’s beautiful poetry. What made me incredibly joyful this week was successfully cooking a classic khoresh – Ghormeh Sabzi.

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Traditional Iranian Stew: Khoresh Gheimeh

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 This blog post is sponsored by Swanson®.

I could eat Persian food anytime of year. I know I’m biased but truly, so many of my favorites are perfect to serve any season. But with the holidays coming up, Chicago really doing its best to chill me to the bone, and my missing my family yet getting so excited for the moments we’ll get to spend together, there are certain Persian meals that truly make me feel at home and warm me up, body and soul.

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