Ask A Brewmaster: Whats Your Favorite Beer?

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  The Rise of Craft Beer: American beer tastes are changing, many people find themselves wandering into a craft brewery. According to CNN Money, “Craft brewers now account for 11% of beer sales in the U.S., up from 6% just two years ago. In the U.K., analysts estimate craft beers have 10% of the market.” With… 

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The Complete Beginners Guide To The Hops Highway

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In Honor of Craft Beer Week: I have done some research for San Diego’s Hop’s Highway. There has been a boom in San Diego for the craft beer industry. So much of a boom that Highway 78 became known as Hops Highway. The economic impact of beer tourism has been phenomenal and San Diego has… 

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Fun and Easy Easter Crafts and Food Ideas

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  Easter is almost here and that means the start of spring, warmer weather and cute Easter crafts! There are so many neat ideas out there, from different baking ideas to fun kids’ crafts that take very little time to put together. Everyone is always looking for cute ways to get the kids involved in making crafts…. 

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Easter Giveaway: Win a Chocolate Prize Pack from Fannie May

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  The weather is warming up and birds are chirping here at FatWallet HQ. Those two things that mean spring is here and Easter is right around the corner. With all holidays, things can get hectic, that’s why we’ve teamed up with Fannie May to give away an awesome chocolate prize pack. Fannie May offers confections and their… 

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FatWallet Giveaway: Win Fannie May Chocolates

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  Nothing says “Be my Valentine” like Fannie May chocolates and sweet confections. So to celebrate Valentine’s Day, we have a sweet giveaway from Fannie May for two lucky FatWallet members. Fannie May has been making chocolates for more than 90 years. Originating a 11 N. LaSalle St. in Chicago, it is a favorite among people… 

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Dark Chocolate: 8 Healthy Reasons to Eat Your Heart Out on Valentine’s Day

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You may have shied away from chocolates on Valentine’s Days past, citing its high levels of sugar, calories, and bad saturated fats. And those are valid reasons. But let me present to you eight wonderful reasons why chocolate is good for you, and why you should be eating it NOT ONLY on February 14th, but several times a week (if not every day).

Dr. George Krucik from Healthline.com says: “The benefits of dark chocolate on the heart, on the risk of diabetes and impact that the antioxidant flavonoids in chocolate may provide – outweigh the risks of the saturated fats and calories that come along for the ride.”