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How To Subscribe to the LTD RSS Feed in Chrome

Your Chrome browser requires you to install an RSS Reader first. If you have a reader installed already and wish to subscribe, please click the ?Continue? button below.

If you do not already have a reader installed, please click the ?Cancel? button to close this modal. Then, you will need to find and install an RSS Reader for your Chrome browser before you can subscribe. You can find an RSS reader for the Chrome browser by searching the Chrome Web Store.

What is RSS?

Rich Site Summary (RSS) is a web standard that allows users to subscribe to a feed of content from a web site. By subscribing to the LTD article feed, you will always have access to the most recent articles through the feed reader in your browser.

How to Subscribe to the RSS feed on a mobile device or tablet

Most mobile browsers do not support RSS. However, if your browser does support RSS and you wish to subscribe, please click the "Continue" button.

Otherwise, click the "Cancel" button and choose one of these options:

  • You may subscribe by using an RSS Reader app. Please install an app and follow the directions to subscribe to this page.
  • iOS devices may also subscribe through Bookmarks in your Safari browser
    • Tap on the Bookmarks icon in your Safari browser
    • Tap on @ at the Shared Links tab
    • Tap on Subscriptions
    • Tap on Add Current Site
    • Tap on done

What is RSS?

Rich Site Summary (RSS) is a web standard that allows users to subscribe to a feed of content from a web site. By subscribing to the LTD article feed, you will always have access to the most recent articles through the feed reader in your browser.


Easter Dinner: The Roots Of Our Traditional Feast

Easter is one of the few spring holidays we celebrate with family. We get dressed up in our best spring holiday wear and sit down to a feast with all the people we care about. We all have our own family traditions, but they started somewhere. Here are 4 Easter dinner traditions that we hold on to and where they came from.


Lamb

Why we eat lamb on Easter has a few explanations. Before industrial farming, lamb was one of the first fresh meats available after winter. With Easter being the first spring holiday, the logical meat to serve was lamb. Lamb for Easter also has deep religious roots. In the Old Testament, lambs were used as sacrificial animals to atone for sin. According to the Bible, Jesus was considered the Lamb of God and was sacrificed to atone for everyone's sins.

Ham

In Northern Europe and much of the United States, lamb wasn't always easy to come by: you'd have better luck finding plush animals in the shape of lambs than finding one to serve for dinner. Instead, pigs were the primary source of meat. Even though pork was plentiful, the last slaughters were in the fall. Any meat that wasn't consumed fresh was cured or smoked and eaten before spring meats became available. Though we can easily get lamb for Easter, ham turned into a tradition for many.


Hot Cross Buns

Hot cross buns are a non-Christian symbol to celebrate spring and a Christian symbol to celebrate Easter. For non-Christians, the tradition of eating them in the spring was to honor the goddess of spring. For Christians, the cross on the buns symbolized Christ on the cross, but the tradition goes further to link Jesus and the raisin-filled bread. One bun is set-aside for a year with the belief it would not spoil. This idea was connected to Jesus rising from the dead without injuries. Whether you're a Christian or you want to celebrate spring, hot cross buns are a delicious way to welcome a Sunday in April.


Deviled Eggs

There's no symbolism attached to deviled eggs, but the eggs themselves have significance. One reason eggs are served at Easter is because it was on the list of forbidden food during Lent and it was one of the foods eaten to break the fast. We also dye our Easter eggs and there are theories on the religious roots of dyed eggs. According to Orthodox Church in America, Mary Magdalene presented a red egg to the Roman Emperor after Christ's resurrection. Churches adopted the tradition and it evolved into the colored eggs we're familiar with today. We likely eat deviled eggs to use up the dozens of boiled eggs that we dyed.

There are many other foods we eat to celebrate Easter, potatoes, carrots, and asparagus to name a few, but those are more related to seasonal availability and the traditions we carry on that offer a familiar taste of home.


LTD Commodities has products to support all of your holiday traditions! From cooking up the perfect Easter dinner to filling baskets with goodies, shop LTD for great products at great prices.


 
 

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How To Subscribe to the LTD RSS Feed in Chrome

Your Chrome browser requires you to install an RSS Reader first. If you have a reader installed already and wish to subscribe, please click the ?Continue? button below.

If you do not already have a reader installed, please click the ?Cancel? button to close this modal. Then, you will need to find and install an RSS Reader for your Chrome browser before you can subscribe. You can find an RSS reader for the Chrome browser by searching the Chrome Web Store.

What is RSS?

Rich Site Summary (RSS) is a web standard that allows users to subscribe to a feed of content from a web site. By subscribing to the LTD article feed, you will always have access to the most recent articles through the feed reader in your browser.

How to Subscribe to the RSS feed on a mobile device or tablet

Most mobile browsers do not support RSS. However, if your browser does support RSS and you wish to subscribe, please click the "Continue" button.

Otherwise, click the "Cancel" button and choose one of these options:

  • You may subscribe by using an RSS Reader app. Please install an app and follow the directions to subscribe to this page.
  • iOS devices may also subscribe through Bookmarks in your Safari browser
    • Tap on the Bookmarks icon in your Safari browser
    • Tap on @ at the Shared Links tab
    • Tap on Subscriptions
    • Tap on Add Current Site
    • Tap on done

What is RSS?

Rich Site Summary (RSS) is a web standard that allows users to subscribe to a feed of content from a web site. By subscribing to the LTD article feed, you will always have access to the most recent articles through the feed reader in your browser.


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