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Fricassee of Words – To Butter Someone Up

We can hardly believe that it has been three years since we’ve posted an article about food expressions. We must resume this playful practice at once, for we have barely scratched the surface. Hmm, that’s another expression to investigate right there! But first, here’s a brief recap to explain our choice off words to identify… Continue reading Fricassee of Words – To Butter Someone Up

Food Facts & Lore

Pass the Butter, Hmm… Margarine, Please

You know something is precious when ancient cultures sent their dearly departed into the world beyond with large quantities of it. Butter, in this case. Humans have produced butter for at least 10,000 years, ever since we started domesticating animals. But butter was not merely used as food. In addition to eating it, ancient Asian… Continue reading Pass the Butter, Hmm… Margarine, Please