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How To Eat Like A Midwesterner: Jello Salad

Gelatin is a tasteless, odorless protein, which is made by extracting collagen from boiled animal bones. Tasty, right? The after-dinner delicacy of a gelatin dessert was reserved for the wealthy and dates back to the 15th century. Gelatin is the main ingredient in Jell-O and the brand name has been a staple in American kitchens…
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A Love Letter To The Moorhead Dairy Queen

Come rain, snow, sleet, or (unlikely-best-case scenario) sunshine, you will see Fargo-Moorhead’s inhabitants standing in line outside of the regionally renowned Moorhead Dairy Queen on March 1st each year. Why this particular Dairy Queen, when Dairy Queens are stamped along every major street in Fargo-Moorhead? It’s no surprise to those who are familiar with Fargo-Moorhead…
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9 Events You May Want To Attend In Fargo-Moorhead This Spring

When the weather starts to warm up and the daylight lasts a little longer into the evenings, many of us get excited to get out of the house and go do things. Here are 9 Fargo-Moorhead area events coming up in the next few months that you might want to check out.  1. UNGLUED CRAFT FEST…
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How To Eat Like A Midwesterner: Bars

First things first, let’s talk about what we mean when we say “bars.” In the Midwest, bars are a dessert sometimes involving Rice Krispies or Special K cereal, chocolate, peanut putter, butter, etc…and often served with coffee. You’ll usually find a few pans of bars at a potluck or church luncheon in this part of the country.  Whether you call…
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5 Favorite Ethnic Restaurants In Fargo-Moorhead

There are some of us who eat to live and then there are those that live to eat. I am the latter. When planning a trip to a new destination, a bulk of my research is devoted to food. Where is the best place for breakfast? Where do all the locals love to dine? Am…
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