You open the cookbook and see a recipe title or a photo that tempts your taste buds. Then you start to read the recipe, realize the preparation is more difficult than you first thought, and put the book back on the shelf.Glorious Garlic
Garlic, either you love it or hate it! But either way, it’s good for you.How Not to Cook
This is dedicated to the cooks in my life that I loved.Chop Till You Drop
You use it everyday in the Kitchen. If not looked after it can make you sick – And yet you probably never give it a second thought. The Chopping Board.Create Some Pretty Pats of Butter
Pretty pats of butter can add interest to your dining table or buffet. You can make them easily, in a wide variety of shapes, with an inexpensive candy mold you purchase at a department store or specialty shop that carries candy making supplies. Here’s all you do…Supporting Local Flavors
In the last 10 years Americans have seen a boom in local food markets and for good reason. While Americans continue to buy more fast food, they still expect perfect ingredients and they are finding them. So why are they turning to their local markets more and more?Use Spices To Cook Like A Connoisseur On A Paupers Budget!
Why continue to drain your bank account on expensive items that can be purchased so much cheaper? Learn instant budget saving tricks from this page scrolling article.Cooking Aprons: An Overview
We all take notice of the chefs in our favorite restaurant, at one point or another. We recognize them by their signature hats and chef aprons. Chefs have used cooking aprons for a countless number of years. Not only is it the attire-of-choice at many high-end restaurants, chef aprons are a functional accessory to their wardrobe.How To Choose The Best Knife Set
Knives are the most important and most frequently used kitchen utensils. In choosing a new knife set, the main considerations are which knife set to purchase and which knife is used for what purpose. Buying a knife set is an important decision. The knives you choose should last a lifetime.Safe Food Handling Practices – 10 Simple Tips for Cooking At Home
Here are 10 simple food safety tips, that together spell F-O-O-D S-A-F-E-T-Y.Simply Wonderful Scented Sugars
Scented sugars are simply wonderful. They make great gifts, too!I’m a Work at Home Mom, But I Still Use My Crock Pot
Get that crock pot down from the attic, dust it off, or better yet clean it first, find yourself some delicious recipes and you’ll be on your way to joining the ranks of the moms of the ‘Slow Cooking Renaissance.’ Enlighten yourselves to the benefits of crock pot cooking and watch your lives improve and your families beam with joy as they devour your results.Green Tea Brewing Guide
Green tea is believed to have many healthful benefits. If you have ever tasted a good cup of green tea it can be reviving and delicious. However the delicate nature of this tea does demand a certain watchful eye when preparing it. Here is an easy to follow guide on how to brew an outstanding cup of green tea.Quick Reference Buying and Storage Guide for Cheese
A easy to follow reference guide to buying and storing cheese.What is in Your BLT?
The traditional BLT that is, a Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomato sandwich is hard to beat. Think back, can you remember eating a warm BLT on white bread with a thin layer of mayonnaise, the real stuff not that fat free flavor free product we seem to use these days, with crisp bacon, cold ice berg lettuce and tomatoes so juicy your shirt catches the drippings?