• Fast Food Restaurant

    Which fast food chains have mobile apps worth using?

    Screenshot: Wendy’s Wendy’s Loyalty Program In the Wendy’s app, you earn 10 points for every $1 spent. Points can be put toward free menu items, and the more points you save, the bigger the free menu items that are unlocked. Here’s what you can earn at each tier: 150 Wendy’s Reward Points ($15 spent) 4-pc Chicken Nugget (best value) Small Frosty Small Coffee 200 Wendy’s Reward Points ($20 spent) Sausage Biscuit Small Fry (best value) Small Breakfast Potato 250 Wendy’s Reward Points ($25 spent) Small Chili (best value) Crispy Chicken Sandwich 300 Wendy’s Reward Points ($30 spent) Jr. Bacon  

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  • Food Recipes

    Easy Grilled Chicken Recipes – The New York Times

    Chicken is easily the most searched for ingredient on New York Times Cooking, and it stands to reason: It’s economical, it’s widely available, it’s better for the climate than other meats. And it’s endlessly adaptable, a blank canvas for all sorts of preparations and vibrant, delicious seasonings. In the cold weather months, that means cozy soups, braises and burnished roasts. But in the summer, grilling becomes the method of choice, as it gets you out of a hot kitchen, and adds a layer of fire-kissed flavor and texture to the otherwise mild-mannered meat. You can always salt the dickens out  

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  • Healthy Food

    Candy v kale: healthy food comes to US corner stores in fight against ‘retail redlining’ | Food poverty

    When Samantha Pounder and Hannah Choi imagine the shelves of a corner store, they see fresh aloe and kale instead of the usual sugary, shrink-wrapped confections and salty snacks. It’s a vision that will soon become a reality when the pair open Muki’s Market in Washington DC, one of the newest additions to a growing movement to supply big city food deserts with healthy corner stores. “The reality is there’s a need for more fresh food options,” says Pounder, food access director of Arcadia, a local non-profit. “When there are no grocery stores within walking distance or even a  

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  • Fat Free Food

    6 ways to lose weight in middle age and beyond

    Those extra pounds people start to accumulate in their 40s and 50s are often blamed on a slowing metabolism that burns fewer calories as the body ages. Enter a new study that found metabolism in adulthood doesn’t slow as commonly believed, seemingly taking away that explanation. “I was definitely surprised,” said NBC News medical contributor Dr. Natalie Azar. “But it’s also great news because it actually means maybe we have more control over our weight destiny than we previously thought.” If it’s not a sluggish metabolism, why do so many people gain weight in midlife? It’s complicated, with factors such  

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  • Fast Food Restaurant

    Bojangles: Fast food chain to close for two Mondays to give staff a ‘well-deserved break’

    All company-owned stores will close August 30 and September 13 to allow 8,000 staff members and managers time off, the company said in a statement. The restaurant chain, with locations throughout the Southeast, is taking this step in response to industry-wide labor shortages and “other stresses put on its employees who’ve worked hard through the pandemic,” the company noted. “We appreciate everything our dedicated team has done for Bojangles this past year,” Bojangles CEO Jose Armario said. “From navigating a global pandemic to adjusting to new safety measures to picking up shifts for those unable to come in for work,  

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  • Food Recipes

    15 Easy Tomato Recipes – The New York Times

    Perhaps you’ve already excitedly made gazpacho and pico de gallo and maybe even prepared a batch of red sauce for the freezer, but those perfectly ripe (and fresh) summer tomatoes at the market sure are tempting. So you lug home another few pounds of them, unable to resist but without a plan. Good news: New York Times Cooking has plenty. Below are more than a dozen recipes that put the quintessential fruit of the season front and center, so you won’t have regretted following their call. The nostalgia of eating a juicy tomato, sliced and tucked between slices of mayo-slathered  

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  • Fat Free Food

    What You Need to Know

    By now, going fat-free is an archaic diet mantra. We all know the difference between healthy and unhealthy fats, and that adding fat to your diet has a trove of nutritional value. But there are nuances based on chemical composition of oils that can determine key health benefits, and risks, to using various oils in our diets. Two of the healthiest oils out there are avocado and olive—both cold-pressed whole food–derived fats. But does one outshine the other? We’ve enlisted nutrition experts to give us the lowdown. Ahead, we break down the differences between avocado and olive oils, so you  

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