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By Ted Cruz
Banning speech with a constitutional amendment is playing with fire
Topic - Melissa D'Arabian
As pancake toppings go, maple syrup is swell and certainly traditional, if not particularly inspired. So, in order for you to go that extra step, we asked chefs, cookbook authors and food bloggers to come up with easy suggestions for topping a stack of hotcakes. The only rule — no maple syrup.
On television, Melissa d'Arabian teaches families how to stretch their food budgets. At home, she stretches the definition of cooking with kids.
Though she's never worked in the public policy arena, she said politicians should do a longer term analysis of how spending more on school lunches, for example, will save money down the road.
Sometimes, her young daughters help her with elaborate recipes that evolve into arts and crafts projects of sorts where they aren't "counting on that food to actually eat," she said.