It may surprise you to know that you have a wealth of double-duty items lying around your home! You’ll often find that these items have really practical uses that can solve various problems. Here are ...
They make your food taste good but that is not their only virtue. Fresh herbs and spices are a complement to any diet. They can help keep your internal system functioning at peak performance. Down ...
Getting more whole grains into your diet is easy, and believe it or not, they taste great too! Eating more whole grains will provide specific vitamins and key minerals to ward off illness such as ...
Fresh fruits and vegetables have more nutrition than canned. But, many don’t buy them because they spoil before you have time to use them. Here are some tips for freezing foods to enjoy later. Fresh ...
Growing herbs or buying them fresh is a healthful and tasty way to use these plants. But harvesting and storing them at the correct times and using the best methods is important for success. Here ...
Ingredients: 1 large avocado, peeled and cut into chunks ½ cup plain yogurt ½ tbsp lime juice 4 cups fresh spinach, washed 1 clove garlic, minced ¼ tsp curry powder Dash of cayenne pepper Dash of chili powder Salt and pepper Instructions: Place all the ingredients into a food processor and process until smooth. Adjust […]
Ingredients: Approx 3 lb chicken wings, thoroughly washed and cleaned 1/8 tsp garlic powder 2 tbsp hot sauce ½ cup soy sauce ½ cup runny honey Salt and pepper Instructions: Preheat oven to 375° Fahrenheit and grease a large baking dish. Prepare chicken wings by cutting off wingtips and cutting through joints. In a bowl, […]
Camping cooking doesn’t have to be hard if you learn how to keep everything simple. Consider having one pot (or pan) meals that can be made over a campfire, on a grill or even in a slow cooker if you have access to electricity. The more simple the preparation is, the less time you have […]
This is one of the most mouth-watering potato salad recipes we have found. And to make it even better, it’s EASY! Ingredients: 8 potatoes, peeled 6 eggs, hard boiled 1 cup lite mayonnaise 1/3 cup chipotle style mustard 1/2 cup scallions, chopped 1/4 cup pimientos, chopped Do you care about cooking healthy foods for you […]
There are some good meals to be made in a slow cooker, but there are some that just simply don’t work out. If you want to have your slow cooked meals come out perfect every single time, follow these what NOT to do tips. Do NOT Cook These in Your Slow Cooker: Canned veggies — […]
Most of us want to know how to prepare meals that are quick and easy on the budget. The good news is, that’s particularly easy in the summer. This is the time of year when produce is abundant and more affordable and the weather is conducive for grilling outdoors. If you or a neighbor has […]
Knives come in every shape, size and material. But unless you attended a culinary arts school or have a driving passion to create culinary masterpieces in your kitchen during your spare time you probably choose which knife to use based on how sharp it is. But get ready to dazzle your guests at your next […]
Everyone wants to save money on grocery shopping and sometimes they skimp on quality, thinking this saves money. But, it doesn’t, not really. The truth is, eating nutritiously on a budget can be done with proper planning and thought. In fact, if you eat higher quality, high nutrition foods you can save money in both […]