I created the Retro Sundays series to help newer readers easily navigate the very best of this blog's enormous back catalog of content. Each Retro Sundays column serves up a selection of the best articles from this week in history here at Casual Kitchen.
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This Week in History at Casual Kitchen:
Death of a Soda Tax (July 2010)
Initially, it seems so easy to make an argument for this tax. Almost too easy. A controversial post with a refreshingly civil debate in the comments.
Countdown: The Top Ten Best No-Alcohol Drinks (July 2009)
This post, along with my Top Ten Alcoholic Drinks of Summer post is consistently in my top four or five searched-for posts here at Casual Kitchen. Stump your bartender!
If It's So Cheap to Cook at Home, Then Why is My Grocery Bill So Huge? (July 2009)
Cheap meals don't exist in a vacuum. And when people see a spike in their grocery bills when they start cooking more, they can easily get discouraged with the entire idea of frugal home cooking. Here are some useful tips to save as much as half off your grocery bill--every time you shop.
All-Time Least Popular Posts of Casual Kitchen (July 2008)
I share this post for no other reason than to show that every blog has at least some pointless and awful writing.
Favorite Food Photography Links (July 2008)
Some of the best articles and sites that have helped me improve my food photographs.
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