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Why Would You Use Black Beans in Brownies?

Always looking for a new experiment, I decided to try my hand at some black bean brownies the other day. Looking for a fun variation on brownies, and having some left-over sweet potato, I ended up making sweet potato...

oat milk pancakes with cheese

How to Make Oat Milk Pancakes

Just because you are allergic to milk, use less dairy milk out of concern for the environment doesn’t mean you can’t eat pancakes anymore! It so happens, pancakes don’t really need (cow’s) milk...

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How Bread Turns Stale (+ Tips to Prevent It!)

If there’s only one food I could eat for the rest of my life, freshly baked bread is definitely a contender. The smell, whether it’s from opening an oven or walking into a bakery, has the power to make me...

What Is Water Activity (in Food)?

It is one of the most important parameters when determining the shelf life of foods. It’s what explains why your pie crust turns soggy over time. And it sounds more complicated than it is: water activity. For any...