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  • How to Scale a Recipe for a Different Number of Portions

    How to Scale a Recipe for a Different Number of Portions

    You’ve got family coming over and your favorite beef stew recipe serves 4, but you’ve got 7 people coming. What are you going to do? One option is to scale the recipe, so you can ...

Chocolate Rice Pudding

Chocolate Rice Pudding

Ingredients: 1 ½ cups cooked rice 1 ½ cups milk 1/3 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 1/3 cup cranberries 1 tbsp margarine 2 tbsp cocoa powder (ideally unsweetened) Instructions: Use a double boiler for this recipe. Bring some water to a boil in the bottom part of the double boiler, then reduce the heat […]

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Clean and Green Part II

Clean and Green Part II

Read Clean and Green Part I Here Garbage Disposal: To eliminate garbage disposal odors and clean and sharpen blades, grind ice and used lemon and/or orange rinds until pulverized. Kitchen Safety: Fire 1) Emergency fire extinguisher: if a greasy pan catches on fire, turn the heat off and try to cover the pan. Sprinkle powdered […]

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Self-Help Tips for Overworked Moms

Self-Help Tips for Overworked Moms

Moms are notorious for spending all of their energy and attention on the care of others. Add a full or part time job into the equation and it’s easy to get completely exhausted. Yet when you neglect yourself, you’re unable to give your all to others. You lose energy, motivation and enthusiasm. Self help is […]

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7 Best Uses for Your Toaster Oven

Toaster ovens have been around for a while but not like the ones we are seeing now. They are more functional so that they are a welcome addition to any kitchen counter. Keep reading and you will find out seven best uses for a toaster oven in your home. If you already have a toaster, […]

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