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How to Make Great French Toast

How to Make Great French Toast

Also known as eggy bread, gypsy toast, German toast, and Spanish toast French toast is a tasty dish made of bread soaked in beaten eggs then fried.  This favorite comfort food has a history going back to 4th century Latin recipes referring to a sweet dish of bread being soaked in milk.  In medieval Europe […]

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baking dilemmas

Three Common Baking Dilemmas: Solved!

Baking can be a lot of fun and work. Everything doesn’t always go as planned and that’s where this expert advice will come in handy when you need it most. Baking dilemmas happen and when you’re down to the time crunch of needing that perfect cake, these tips and tricks will help you overcome all […]

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Easy Way to Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs

The Easy Way to Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs

The hard-boiled egg is so simple yet so complicated at the same time.  While it is among the most fundamental dished one can cook it is also very difficult to develop one’s perfect technique for the flawless hard-boiled egg.  There are several different methods and surely enough you will find the right one, but that […]

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5 Tips to Save Oversalted Food

If you have worked for hours on a dish but find it to be too salty there are a few things you can do to save your masterwork.  Please note these tricks are not guarantees to work with everything but they are a good place to start.  And remember when it comes to salt less […]

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4 Tips to Help You Eat Healthy on a Budget

We truly live in a fast food nation where food that is high in calories but low in price and nutrition is widely available.  Even if you think you are making a smart choice at a restaurant, you would likely fall over if you read the nutritional information for that item.  If you are trying […]

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Secrets to Cooking Great Ribs

The Secrets to Cooking Great Ribs

There’s nothing like the smell of smoked barbecue ribs to get your stomach growling. The main secret to cooking great ribs is perfecting the time and temperature. But there are other secrets as well that can make your ribs stand out from any others. Just be prepared to get a little messy! 1. Buy your […]

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How to Make Mashed Potatoes

How to Make Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are a year round comfort food. They pair excellently with both meats and vegetarian options. They can be made using milk, butter, cheese, margarine, or even made without dairy products at all. You can peel your potatoes for smooth and fluffy mashed potatoes or you can keep the skins on for an added […]

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How to Grill Vegetables

How to Grill Vegetables

Hot dogs, burgers, chicken, salmon, and steaks are not the only things you should be cooking on the grill this year. Next time you grill, try grilling up some vegetables for an excellent flavor. With a vegetable, you never need to stress if it is done cooking, it’ll be safe to eat through being raw […]

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How to Make Good Burgers Even Better

How to Make Good Burgers Even Better

With it being summertime, people find themselves grilling out very often. What’s better tasting than a burger fresh off the grill? Not much. That’s why we’ve taken some time to tell you what you can do to make your burgers taste even better, for a tastier summer time treat! Put Cheese Inside There’s a traditional […]

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10 Tips to Help You Cook Faster

10 Tips to Help You Cook Faster

Sometimes you arrive home after a long day of work feeling tired and sleepy, only to realize that you have to prepare dinner before it’s too late. It now becomes a matter of racing with time to get the meal on the table for your family. In such a case, you need to learn how […]

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7 Ways Your Family Can Eat Healthy on a Budget

7 Ways Your Family Can Eat Healthy on a Budget

A few years ago, buying unprocessed foods would save you a few bucks, but this is no longer the case in these recent times. Affordable diet has proven to be a challenge because of the fast rising cost of fresh produce such as groceries. However, even with everything going up in terms of prices it […]

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7 Healthy School Lunch Options

7 Healthy School Lunch Options

Do you want to make school lunches healthy for your kids? Are you looking for fun lunch ideas that are mineral-packed? Well, you are at the right place. You can transform classic lunch ideas, from t PB&J to tuna to cheese and turkey, into healthy and fun recipes. As a rule of thumb, go for […]

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