Pickle Problems: A Troubleshooting Guide
This article addresses common problems with homemade pickles including discoloring, mushy textures and spoilage. It includes helpful tips to get perfect pickles every time.Cooking For Beginners – Number 1 Common Cooking Mistake
“Drat!… dinner failed, again! What am I doing wrong?” Is this you? The following tip will help you understand a basic principle of cooking a successful meal. We tend to complicate things and cooking is one of them. But, fear no more, if you follow this 1 crucial rule of cooking, you will have greater success.Alternative Canning Methods
Do you have a pantry or freezer stuffed to the brim with food storage that is on the verge of expiring? Do you go to use some of your food storage to find that it has been taken over by bugs? There are a few alternative methods of canning aside from the traditional wet bath method that are great ways to help organize your food storage that will also extend the shelf life of your dry items such as beans, oatmeal, cornmeal, flour, etc…Flavor Without Fat – Cooking Without Butter, Bacon or Cream
Is there any wonder Americans are overweight? We live a sedentary lifestyle and combine it with trying the latest cooking trends on the Food Network. And what do most chefs depend upon for flavor? You guessed it-butter, bacon and cream. Now is a great time to discover and use herbs and spices.Delicious Chili Con Carne Recipe Will Feed a Super Bowl Crowd
My recipe for Chili con Carne will be a hit with Super Bowl party goers. The recipe is versatile and can be made for any taste preferences. A Stout beer gives a full and rich flavor, but can easily be substituted with water or stock.Cheese Balls or Cheese Ball Pops Will Entice Super Bowl Party Guests
Party appetizers come in all shapes and sizes and have such variety. Cheese balls can easily be gotten from your grocery, but really amazing flavor combinations can be put together in a minimum amount of time. Ever thought of Cheese Ball Pops?More Super Appetizer Ideas to Make You a Super Bowl Party MVP
Appetizer recipes abound, and here are more of them to help you make a real impression for the Super Bowl or at any time. From simple to complex, make ahead or make now, here are some ideas and tips for “couch-gating” success.Candy Apple Making Tips
When it comes to making gourmet treats, one of the greatest ideas starts with an apple. You start with an apple and then you coat it with caramel, then roll it in something sweet, like candy or chocolate. Then wait for it to dry and you can go in for a bite.Tips on How to Successful Bake a Cake
I really do enjoy baking and like many people the enjoyment is just as much in the appearance of the finished articles and seeing how much people are enjoying it as how it tastes to me. I love the step-by-step preparations and that little panicked moment you get when you wonder whether it’ll turn out how you plan.Bring Enticing Appetizers and Be the Super Bowl Party MVP Guest
Do not be one of those people bringing a bag of chips and dip when invited to a Super Bowl party. Do something spectacular and rack up kudos instead. Easy appetizers abound. If you are taking something, make it MVP quality.How Should I Light My Kitchen?
Working at the Home Depot in Lighting/Electrical, I am frequently asked this question. Many people are renovating or redesigning the space that has become the central family area these days. Families no longer sit formally at the dining table in a dining room. Today, family members are often coming and going, grabbing snacks, and it isn’t until a basic breakfast, lunch or dinner meal that all may gather and finally sit down together.Cooking: No Longer Leisure But Livelihood
Most people love to eat savory dishes but there are also some who take delight in preparing the dishes that others devour. Cooking now-a-days is no longer just a hobby, people have a plethora of options when it comes to making money by cooking. You can very easily earn money by cooking your mouth-watering dishes that others appreciate. Here, we will discuss three of the most common ways of earning money by cooking.Five Fast Appetizers That Will Make a Successful Super Bowl Party
Super Bowl means parties everywhere. Just coming from all the holidays, what can you make that is different? Here are some tips and suggestions to put together easy combinations and make the party a winner no matter which team you root for.The Beauty of Natural Foods – Grapefruit and Pomegranate
Sometimes in the midst of all the recipes swirling around the ether world, it is good to eat something simple and unadorned, just as it comes in nature. We get caught up in how to enhance a food and lose sight of natural goodness.Recession-Era Kitchen Wisdom: Use What You Have
Get creative in the kitchen. Use what you have to stretch your food dollars.