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Can roasted winter squash be the next avocado toast? Plus 4 recipes to try | Food + Living

In Wednesday’s Food section, we showcased eight varieties of winter squash grown in Lancaster County. Maybe by now you’ve done some of your own research or even a little squash shopping. In part two of this series, we are taking matters to the next level and into the kitchen. As I mentioned in part one, every fall I learn something new about winter squash, from varieties to cooking ideas. Its ability to pair with myriad herbs, spices, chile peppers, nuts and sweeteners explains why it figures into so many cuisines around the world. It can do sweet, savory, spicy or saucy and is willing and able to show up at any meal of the day. The recipes that follow illustrate the many directions that winter squash is willing to go. To get a jumpstart, you can roast a few at a time in advance and store in the refrigerator while

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  • October 11, 2020

Film student transforms toast into her favorite films on Tik Tok

Toast is the most basic breakfast, but these slices on TikTok are making everyone do a double take.

Zara Kaye, a 21-year-old film student from Los Angeles, California, is bringing some of her favorite films to life on bread.


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With time on her hands during quarantine, Kaye said she

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  • August 24, 2020

‘Instead of the holiday buffet, it’s egg and toast at home’

My Money is a series looking at how people spend their money – and the sometimes tough decisions they have to make. Here Priya Aiyer from Canterbury in Kent takes us through a week in her life during the coronavirus pandemic.

Priya is 29 and works full-time as an architect for a global construction company. When she’s not designing buildings, her interests include drawing cartoon illustrations and enjoying a good exercise session to train towards becoming a fitness instructor. She is also active in campaigning for racial equality and diversity.

She lives with her fiancé Ben and his mother. She and Ben would have been on holiday in Madeira this week, but it was cancelled due to the pandemic.

Over to Priya…

I would have preferred to spend this week on holiday with Ben. Alas, Madeira was cancelled so have decided to have the week off anyway to refresh. We

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