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View Resource Valentine's Day and Chocolate

While the exact origins of Valentine's Day are often disputed, the link between chocolate and the modern incarnation of this particular holiday are undeniable. Recent data released in a report by the business information group Datamonitor revealed that the global consumption of chocolate totaled approximately $42.2 billion worth of chocolate-based consumable goods. It will not come as a surprise...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/2003/0214
View Resource Gingerbread Lane

The holidays 'Tis the time of year for cooking, hosting, and feasting, and this site offers tips, recipes, and ideas that are useful no matter what the holiday. This site, maintained by Ginger Lane Kitchens, offers helpful basic tips on designing, constructing, and decorating gingerbread houses as well as a selection of related links. Be sure to check out the elaborate examples in the photo...

http://www.gingerbread-lane.org/
View Resource Vegetarian Holiday from the Good Karma Cafe

The holidays 'Tis the time of year for cooking, hosting, and feasting, and this site offers tips, recipes, and ideas that are useful no matter what the holiday. Good Karma cafe has created a helpful page for hosts expecting vegetarian guests. In addition to tips on feeding herbivoric revelers, the site includes a number of meatless recipes.

http://vegholiday.tripod.com/index.html
View Resource Epicurious Eating: New Years

The holidays 'Tis the time of year for cooking, hosting, and feasting, and this site offers tips, recipes, and ideas that are useful no matter what the holiday. epicurious, an online food magazine, celebrates the New Year with recipes, menus, cocktails, food history, and menus for the morning after.

https://www.epicurious.com/recipes-menus
View Resource Christmas Recipes

The holidays 'Tis the time of year for cooking, hosting, and feasting, and this site offers tips, recipes, and ideas that are useful no matter what the holiday. Christmasrecipe.com includes menus; gift ideas; recipes for cakes, candies, and gingerbread; a recipe of the day; a top ten listing; and more.

https://www.allrecipes.com/recipes/187/holidays-and-events/c...
View Resource A Vegetarian Thanksgiving

We hope this site will help users plan and enjoy a stress-free Thanksgiving holiday. For vegetarians, who sometimes feel left out on "Turkey Day," In a Vegetarian Kitchen provides recipes for a complete meatless feast that makes full use of fall's bounty.

http://www.vegkitchen.com/tips/vegan-thanksgiving/
View Resource Epicurious: The World's Greatest Recipe Collection

Produced by CondeNet, this rather prodigious collection of culinary delights contains an archive of over 16,000 recipes. The database may be searched through the use of keywords, or through a number of more elaborate specifications, such as looking for recipes that are kid-friendly, low-fat, or meatless. Visitors can create their own customized online recipe box, view a list of the most popular...

https://www.epicurious.com/
View Resource Juneteenth celebrants across the country hope to gain recognition for an important day in American history

Juneteenth Worldwide Celebration http://www.juneteenth.com/ Late to Freedom's Party, Texans Spread Word of Black Holiday http://www.nytimes.com/2004/06/18/us/late-to-freedom-s-party-texans-spread-word-of-black-holiday.html?scp=4&sq=juneteenth%20-ellison&st=cse Dishing Up Juneteenth http://voices.washingtonpost.com/mighty-appetite/2007/06/making_room_for_juneteenth_at.html Letter to...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/2009/0619