Cookbook Classics

If you have space for only a few cookbooks in your kitchen here are some cookbook classics to consider. Fannie Farmer Cookbook The Fannie Farmer Cookbook, still in print more than a century after it was first published in 1896, was originally titled The Boston Cooking-School Cook Book. Farmer’s cookbook was a follow-up to the Boston Cook Book published by Mary J. Lincoln in 1884. Farmer had been a student at the Boston Cooking School and eventually became school principal. Her cookbook became very popular and has been regularly reprinted, revised and updated for decades. Fanny Farmer’s cookbook was the first to attempt to standardize measurements in recipes. The recipes feature clear, straightforward directions. It remains a cookbook classic that cooks return to again and again for its more than 1000 recipes. If you’re looking for a basic but comprehensive cookbook this is one for your bookshelf. Aspiring cooks will

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List of Mucusless (Mucus-Free) Foods

The word “mucusless,” or mucus-free, refers to foods that are not pus or mucus-forming inside the human body. Such foods digest without leaving behind a thick, viscous, slimy substance called mucus in the gastrointestinal tract. These foods include all kinds of fat-free, and starchless, fruits and vegetables. The term was coined in the early 1900s by dietitian and healer Prof. Arnold Ehret in his book the Mucusless Diet Healing System. The Mucusless Diet consists of all kinds of raw and cooked fruits, starchless vegetables, and cooked or raw, mostly green-leaf vegetables. The Mucusless Diet as a Healing System is a combination of individually advised long and short-term fasts, menus that progressively change to non-mucus-forming raw foods, and other therepies such as sun-bathing, exercise, colon irrigation, etc. Ehret observes that the accumulation of uneliminated waste materials by eating pus, mucus, and acid-forming foods, is the foundation of human illness. The following

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Deductible Auto Expenses

Standard Mileage Rates The standard mileage rates enable a taxpayer using a vehicle for specified purposes to deduct vehicle expenses on a per mile basis rather than deducting actual car expenses that are incurred during the year. The rates vary, depending on the purpose of the transport. Correspondingly, the standard mileage rates differ from one another depending on whether the vehicle is used for business, charitable purposes, obtaining medical care or relocating for employment. It is very important that taxpayers keep accurate records when it comes to deducting these uses of their personal vehicles in the form of mileage and or receipts for actual expenses. Business Use of a Taxpayer's Personal Vehicle A taxpayer may deduct unreimbursed employee expenses, including unreimbursed expenses related to business use of a personal vehicle as "miscellaneous itemized deductions" to the extent the total of such expenses exceeds 2% of his or her adjusted Gross

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The Role of Internet in Business

The internet plays a major role in every aspect of our modern life. Internet technologies play a major role in business. As a business owner, knowing the role of internet in business will help you take advantage of the powerful opportunities it offers to grow you business and make operations more effective. Here are different ways in which the internet has contributed to the success and growth of businesses. Communication: The internet makes communication fast and cost efficient. Businesses use internet technologies such as Skype internet and video calls, email and video conferencing to make communication virtually instant. Growth: The internet plays a big role in the growth of businesses. It gives businesses an opportunity to reach a wider global audience. Promoting through the internet is also a way to increase sales and reach the desired growth level. Business can also expand by having an online division. Marketing: One of

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