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TTF Investigates: Bisphenol A (BPA) in our Homes

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Here at TTF HQ, we’re constantly looking to better ourselves through smart choices and information. Today we’re investigating bisphenol A (BPA) in household products. In 2012, the FDA banned the used of BPA in baby bottles and sippy cups. BPA is still being used in countless products available on the market so we wanted to […] Read more…

Tri-ed & True — Christmas Tri Punch

This is one of my favorite holiday drinks. I’m not that big a fan of cranberry flavored drinks but I love that deep red color during the holidays, so I’ve had to come with drinks that use other red fruits. I make this Christmas Tri Punch during the summertime when fresh bing cherries are available, […] Read more…

Fool Proof Pas-Tri Crust

This is my basic pastry crust that I use for everything. It takes a little bit of time because you have to fridge it in between steps but since you don’t have to let any of the ingredients come to room temperature you don’t have to plan ahead that far in advance in order to […] Read more…

Tips & Tri-cks — How to pick fresh vegetables & fruit

I try to buy fresh vegetables a couple times a week. Anything that I know I won’t be using right away, I make sure it’s stuff that will last for a little while (cabbage, brussels sprouts, potatoes, onions) vs fresh goodies that need to be used within a day or two (cucumbers, tomatoes, berries), in […] Read more…

Pan-Tri Essentials — Tangerine bomb

I love citrus. Every house I’ve grown up in we’ve had a tangerine tree, so I have a particular affinity for tangerines. They’re like an orange’s sassier cousin. They add so much color and tang to everything I add them to and have a certain bite that’s missing from other citrus fruits. Especially when you […] Read more…