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If You Love Ravioli, Celebrate Its National Holiday With These Epic Recipes

If You Love Ravioli, Celebrate Its National Holiday With These Epic Recipes

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Quick! What's your favorite kind of pasta? While there are soo many options -- linguine, spaghetti, lasagna -- it's really not a question at all. Hands down, ravioli should win every time! Why, you ask? Well, you can stuff it with just about anything your heart desires...I mean, the pasta can be a breakfast, lunch, dinner, or dessert. So, maybe you'll never have it for breakfast or dessert, but there's no reason you shouldn't try shoving some eggs or Nutella in there, am I right? For other innovative ways to enjoy the Italian delight in honor of National Ravioli Day, check out the recipes below. 1. First things first, I was wrong...egg ravioli? Totally a thing -- and 100% delicious. Cooking Light 2. This lemon and ricotta-stuffed blu...
This Artist’s Cakes May Look Gory, But They’re Secretly Delicious

This Artist’s Cakes May Look Gory, But They’re Secretly Delicious

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Cakes are usually as stunning as they are delicious, but it takes a true ace of cakes to make these desserts look scary. and hungry at the same time. When it comes to creepy cakes, Katherine Dey's are a cut above the rest. Facebook / Katherine Dey It may look like she's feeding you props from a zombie movie, but rest assured that these cakes are much sweeter than actual human flesh. Facebook / Katherine Dey She seems to be especially good at making icing look like blood and guts. Facebook / Katherine Dey I like bacon and all, but this might actually take the cake. Facebook / Katherine Dey ...
They Were Just Sitting In A Food Court When Suddenly, A Woman Stood Up And Sang

They Were Just Sitting In A Food Court When Suddenly, A Woman Stood Up And Sang

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An elf named Buddy once said, "The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear." Apparently, these people took that message to heart. While sitting in a mall food court and listening to a Christmas classic come on over the loud speaker, something happened that made them stand up and do something special. These mall patrons will never forget what they saw. These people truly can sing! Why don't I see that when I go out? Merry Christmas, everyone!Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/christmas-flash-mob/
These Stunning Japanese Cakes Are Designed With Trust Issues In Mind (Just Wait)

These Stunning Japanese Cakes Are Designed With Trust Issues In Mind (Just Wait)

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There are certain things in life that you just don't mess with, and cake is one of them. Unless you're Vegedeco Salad Cafe in Japan, that is. What they're creating flies in the face of everything we know and love about the undisputed champion of dessert. Instead of allowing patrons to eat their feelings with a side of buttercream frosting, they do the unthinkable by making deceptively beautiful cakes out of vegetables. Trust no one. A food stylist by the name of Mitsuki Moriyasu came up with the idea, presumably after giving up on life. Vegedeco Cafe / MitsukiStyle This princess-party-worthy confection, for example, rests on a bed of lies (and beets). Vegedeco Cafe / MitsukiStyle That be...
17 Ways Smugglers Have Used Food To Disguise And Transport Illegal Drugs

17 Ways Smugglers Have Used Food To Disguise And Transport Illegal Drugs

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People have been coming up with creative and dangerous ways to smuggle drugs throughout history. When it comes to the drug trade, criminals have proven that they'll try just about anything to successfully transport illegal substances to buyers undetected -- even if that means using human beings as packaging. That said, it should come as no surprise that food is also used by traffickers to move their products, but as you'll soon learn, they don't always get away with it. Here are 17 ways that food has disguised drug shipments. 1. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized over two tons of marijuana hidden inside of coconuts in Pharr, Texas. 2. A police dog sniffed out meth inside packages of tortillas at the...
15 Ways To Keep Your Produce Fresher Longer (And Save Lots Of Money)

15 Ways To Keep Your Produce Fresher Longer (And Save Lots Of Money)

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); When it comes to how I feel about buying and storing produce, I tend to identify with Jim Gaffigan spiritually. Sometimes to save time I throw out my avocados out at the grocery store.— Jim Gaffigan (@JimGaffigan) November 6, 2012 In what is adulthood's truest test, humans are expected to buy roughly 136 pounds of produce a week to presumably eat said produce over the course of seven days, only to realize that cookies exist. When Saturday rolls around and it's time to venture out to the grocery store, we must first purge our fridges of those fallen, leafy, rotten heroes that we once again neglected in favor of frozen pizzas and overall happiness.Fortunately, the i...
These Fast Food Breakfast Options Taste Great, And They’re Not That Bad For You

These Fast Food Breakfast Options Taste Great, And They’re Not That Bad For You

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Waking up is hard enough, but when you have to complicate getting ready for your day with cooking yourself breakfast, mornings can be a real drag. Everyone knows that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but prioritizing a solid meal over a few more minutes of sleep usually doesn't go so well.But you don't want to resort to grabbing breakfast at a fast food restaurant, right? Well, don't be so quick to judge. As it turns out, there are some on-the-go breakfasts that aren't as bad for you as you might think! Dunkin' Donuts Flickr / Mike Mozart There are more than just donuts at Dunkin' Donuts, and some of their options are healthy. The bacon guacamole flatbread and the egg white sausage wake-up wraps are both under 400 calories, have at...
Watching This Ultrasonic Knife Cut Through A Baguette Is So Satisfying

Watching This Ultrasonic Knife Cut Through A Baguette Is So Satisfying

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There are few things more satisfying than watching someone hack through tough objects with ease. It's weird, but you know it's true.So when you see this person cut through a tough baguette with an ultrasonic knife, you'll feel oddly satisfied. Knives like this vibrate as they slice, which makes them insanely effective. To see one in action, check out the video below! I hate cutting bread, but I wouldn't mind doing it half as much if I had one of these. Sometimes the simple things in life really are the best. Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/ultrasonic-knife/
Combine Two Of Your Favorite Meals With This Cheesy Taco Pasta Recipe

Combine Two Of Your Favorite Meals With This Cheesy Taco Pasta Recipe

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When you're craving comfort food, it can be hard to choose between your favorite dishes. I can never decide which meal I want, to the annoyance of my family. But what if I told you that you don't have to pick just one? That's right -- if you're a fan of tacos but equally love mac n' cheese, you can have the best of both worlds with this yummy recipe. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBP_ATF'); }); Get ready to start drooling, folks. If you're ready to experience cheesy bliss, just follow the recipe below: Ingredients:1 pound of ground beef15 ounces of diced tomatoes1 1/2 cup of corn15 ounces of tomato sauce2 cups of water1 packet of taco seasoningSalt and pepper to taste2 cups of pasta1 1/2 cups of Colby-Jack shredded cheeseInstructions:Pour ground...