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5 Reasons You Should Be Going Wild for Strawberries

It’s getting to be that time of year — strawberry season! Whether it’s breakfast, lunch, snack time or after dinner, we’ll take any excuse to pop these delightful red berries into our mouths. They’re one of the world’s favorite fruits, and according to the history books, strawberries have played many important roles throughout the ages. Read on for everything you ever wanted to know about these juicy little treats.

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11 Crazy Waffles You’ll Go Nuts About

Searching for the best waffles has been popular American breakfast quest since they arrived stateside in the 1700s. A tasty tradition brought over by Belgian immigrants, the humble waffle has risen to celebrity status over the past few years, popping up in gourmet restaurants from coast to coast, topped with everything from caviar to fried chicken. And it makes (awesome) culinary sense. The patterned confection — made into its characteristic shape by cooking dough between two hot checkerboard-patterned plates — is the perfect vessel for carrying both sweet and savory goodies. Whether you’re a sucker for a classic with maple syrup or …

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Sweets for Your Sweet: 7 Must-Do Desserts for Couples

What better way to celebrate love than by sharing a dessert with your honey? Whether you’re an expert on the sweet stuff or just appreciate a sugary treat, restaurants these days are upping their game when it comes to the grand finales of their incredible meals. Whatever your pleasure — pies, cakes, ice creams (or heck, even waffles!) — get ready to be blown away by these restaurants’ latest drool-worthy creations.