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?Cookie Sheets Are the Key to Cookie Success
There is no guarantee that great ingredients will make your cookie recipe a hit with you’re family if you overlook the most important tool of the trade: the cookie sheet. Years ago, kitchens were equipped with only one choice of cookie sheet when it came to baking cookies. Luckily today’s technology has opened up a whole new world of possibilities to help us bake the perfect cookie.Adapting Recipes Using Your Microwave
Ever made a recipe that called for a HIGH setting on your microwave. You follow the recipe and the food is burnt or not finished yet. How do you decide how long to cook the food for? This article will show you how to determine what what setting to use on microwave and how long to cook the recipe that you are making.Save Money – The Crock Way
Saving money – is something we would all like to do. Whether you are struggling to manage day to day or earning a six figure salary, saving is something we all think about. Save money on your food bill and save hours in the kitchen at the same time…Habanero Chile Peppers — Spice it up!
A friend of mine once told me there is more to the culinary life than chile peppers. He might be right, but he keeps telling me this over my diner table, so go figure.Easy Menu Planning from The Rush Hour Cook
Crunched for time? Try these quick, easy and fun dinner-hour solutions from The Rush Hour Cook.Solving the 7 Most Common Whole Wheat Bread Baking Mistakes
Discover the 7 bread baking mistakes you’re probably making right now, and exactly what you can do to fix them. This applies to all rising bread types, not just whole wheat bread.The Art of the Marinade
It’s a sad fact that these days it has become almost essential to marinade most cuts of meat, unless you intend to casserole them. But this can be a delicate process and disastrous if done badly.Make it With Mint
It wouldn’t be summer without fresh mint in pots on the front porch and in the garden. Mint is so easy to grow, it has such a wonderful fresh scent, and it can be used for all sorts of things. Here are some easy ways to use mint…Easy Herb Butters
Since herbs are plentiful this time of year, why not use them to make a variety of simple herb butters? You can even freeze the butters to enjoy in the cooler fall months ahead. You can buy fresh herbs at the grocery store or farmer’s market, or even grow them yourself in a small herb garden, or in pots on the windowsill.Mom’s Easy Cooking – Fast Meal Ideas For Busy Moms
Every busy mom worries about how to prepare fast, nutritious meals for her family. Working moms often find they have very little time for meal planning and preparation.