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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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How to Zest Citrus

Zest describes the rich external part of the rind of a lemon, or citrus fruit, which can serve as flavoring. One of the simplest ways to introduce a citrus flavor to baked goods is adding lemon, orange, or lime zest to the dish. Lemon zest features an intense citrus/lemon flavor with very little bitterness. The […]

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Cooking: It’s not as Bad as You Think

Many people believe that cooking is a difficult task that requires experience and instruction. However, cooking is actually easier than you may believe. If you have the desire to cook, you can make many dishes that will leave mouths wanting more. Here are some tips to help you get started in the kitchen. Start with […]

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Be a Better Chef with these Simple Cooking Tips

Be a Better Chef with these Simple Cooking Tips

Cooking is an important skill that you can improve on practically every day. There are so many reasons why you should cook. You can cook to impress others, to provide a fun meal for family or friends, to keep yourself from eating out so much, or just because you really enjoy it. Chefs all have […]

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Preparation and Cooking Tips for Chicken Recipes

Not only is chicken versatile, healthy, and affordable but it tastes great. There are many different ways to prepare it but there are lots of helpful tips that you may not be aware of when it comes to cooking with poultry. Here are some important pieces of information and advice that can help you improve […]

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Teaching Your Child to Cook

Teaching Your Child to Cook

Some things are just more fun together – watching a movie, going on a picnic, and cooking.  Sometimes cooking can be a solitary pursuit.  Mom’s in the kitchen and everyone else is visiting or watching TV, but cooking can also be a wonderful activity to share with others.  It is nicer to be in the […]

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Meal Short Cuts

Meal Short Cuts: How to Get Dinner on the Table Faster

If you have ever been involved in a dinner situation where a lot of boys or men have been involved, then you know how important it is to get dinner on the table as fast as possible. Whether you are planning a big meal or have a house full of hungry people all the time, […]

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Cooking Tips for Diabetics

Cooking Tips for Diabetics

Being diagnosed with diabetes does not mean that your food has to taste bland and that you have to give up sugar completely. Changing your diet normally is a must, but with the right tips and techniques, you can still have delicious food every day of the week. Sugar Free The most important thing to […]

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Salmon Dill

Salmon Dill Biscuits

Perfecting a Salmon Dill Biscuit is a work of art.  You need to be able to find the perfect mixture of a soft and fluffy biscuit, with a fulfilling taste.  There are many recipes out there for Salmon Dill Biscuits, and some are better than others.  You just have to find the one that suits […]

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Learning to Braise

Turning tough, cheap, cuts of meat into delectably tender meals is simple when you use a cooking technique called braising. If you’ve ever had a pot roast, you’ve probably had braised meat and loved it. Learning to braise is easy. Basically, you simmer a cheap cut of meat for a long time in liquid. For […]

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Tear Free Tricks for Cutting Onions

We’ve all been there, our eyes stinging, tears rolling down our faces, due to our foolish attempts at slicing a tasty onion. Or, at least, cutting an onion seems foolish as our eyes and noses react to onion vapors. Our 20/20 hindsight vision tells us that there must be a better way. We will withstand […]

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Sneaky Ways to Get your Kids to Eat their Veggies

I am an advocator of the no- thank-you-bite and that Mom (or Dad) only cooks one dinner and if you don’t like it, there’s the peanut butter and jelly. However, a child can only get so many nutrients from peanut butter and jelly, and my worries about their health used to supersede my theories on […]

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