Five Clever Kitchen and Cooking Tips

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Unless you’ve put in the time needed to become an expert chef, the kitchen can be a confusing place at times. Market Basket would like to share a few eye-opening kitchen “tricks of the trade” to make your experience in the kitchen a little bit easier. Here are five kitchen and cooking tips: 1. Easily […]

A Non-Toxic Way To Clean Your Oven

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Cleaning your oven is a task that most people dread, but it has to be done, so you might as well do it right. It is important to avoid using toxic cleaning agents when cleaning your oven, as you don’t want to risk tainting your food while it cooks. Here are some step-by-step instructions for […]

Egg-citing Easter Crafts

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Easter is just around the corner, which means it’s time to get crafty with family and friends. Market Basket would like to share a couple of fun and easy Easter activities with you and would like to wish you and your family an egg-cellent Easter! How To Dye Easter Eggs With Kool-Aid Supplies: Individual Flavored Kool-Aid […]

Healthy Facts About Blackberries

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Blackberries are a tasty summer treat in Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana, however they are only in season for a short time. Their season starts in April and ends in June, which is just three months. This means you have to get them while you can! Health Benefits of Blackberries Great when paired with meals […]

First Annual LU Scholarship Golf Tournament

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Market Basket Foundation would like to thank all sponsors and vendors that participated in our first annual golf tournament supporting Lamar University’s academic scholarship program at the Beaumont Country Club. We were able to raise and donate a whopping ten-thousand dollars from this event! Lamar University had representatives on hand and were very excited to […]

Which Sweetener Is For You?

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There are a variety of choices when it comes to sweeteners available in grocery stores, however, which one is for you? Here is a basic run down of your sugar alternative options! Top Sugar Substitutes Artificial sweeteners are a sweet alternative to natural sugar and usually are low in calories. Equal (Aspartame) 0 calories per […]

Taste of The Triangle a Hit

Market Basket Smokehouse at the 2014 Taste of The Triangle

Last night’s TASTE OF THE TRIANGLE event was a huge success! Our associates had a wonderful time serving our top quality boudin and famous smoked sausage to the thousands of attendees. Plus, we had the honor of receiving an award for BEST DECORATED BOOTH. Thanks to everyone who came out and if you missed it […]

Healthy and Interesting Facts About Oranges

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Oranges are truly an outstanding fruit. They are very healthy, cheap, and tasty, making them the ideal snack. In Texas, oranges are in season from September to April. The Health Benefits of Oranges You’ve most likely heard since you were a small child that oranges are an important part of a healthy, balanced diet, but […]

The Origin of King Cakes

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History of King Cakes King cakes are an inseparable part of Mardi Gras celebrations every year starting January 6th, which is the 12th day after Christmas, and ends the Tuesday before Lent. This tradition began in New Orleans around 1870 and has been followed ever since. Nowadays, king cake parties are held at homes, schools, […]

How to Care for Valentine’s Day Flowers

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Receiving flowers on Valentine’s Day is a very special feeling. Colorful, fragile, and beautiful, flowers like roses, tulips, orchids, and daisies reflect the romance that is in the air and become a source of warmth as well. However, watching beautiful flowers wilt away within a few days is a sad sight to see. Here is […]