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Seasoning your Wooden Spoons

Seasoning your Wooden Spoons

Wooden spoons have long been popular in the kitchen (maybe because they can double as a switch in a pinch) but you have to take care of yours or they will become dried out and crack, especially if they are washed in the dishwasher. Wooden spoons naturally repel bacteria, are sturdy enough for any kitchen […]

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Perfect Poached Eggs

A healthy and delicious way to prepare eggs is by poaching.  This method entails cooking an egg in simmering water.  Poaching is a favored cooking method since it produces consistent and predictable results.  This is achieved by precise timing and the temperature of the simmering water as there is no guesswork.  The ideal poached egg […]

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Get Your Kids Involved in Meal Preparation

How to Get Your Kids Involved in Meal Preparation

Making meals at home is healthy and economical. Getting your kids to help make those meals will help teach them about nutrition, practice fundamental skills like adding and halving measurements, help boost self-confidence, and strengthen family bonds. But how do you approach turning your children into reliable sous chefs? PLAYING THE PART Make all children, […]

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MasterChef Junior Reality Cooking Show

Spotlight On: MasterChef Junior Reality Cooking Show

Fox’s MasterChef Junior is taking cooking competitions to a younger audience. Contestants between ages 8 and 13 apply for a chance to cook for the judges: Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich, and Graham Elliot. This year’s Season 3 kicked off with 19 junior chefs competing in a “Mystery Box Challenge.” Five contestants were sent home the […]

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Five Essential Cooking Utensils

If you were setting up your kitchen from scratch, what utensils would you consider essential?  While most of us have our kitchen drawer full of useful utensils, we’ve come up with a list of our top five cooking utensils.  If you want to declutter your kitchen drawer or if you’ve ever wondered which cooking items […]

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Clean and Safe Kitchens

Here are some tips for keeping your kitchens safe and clean: Cleaning Sponges The wet environment of a sponge is the next worst offender after the kitchen sink.   Microwaving and boiling are by far the two best methods for reducing the presence of bacteria.   If you choose to use a sponge, be sure to disinfect […]

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What Your Kitchen Wants For Christmas

This is the time of year when we like to entertain friends and family. But many of us find that we spend most of our time in our kitchens preparing food. For me there are just a hand full of key kitchen appliances that I can’t do without. The most important appliance for me is […]

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Green Bean and Borlotti Bean Risotto | Lisa's Kitchen | Vegetarian …

Yellow Pages for London, Ontario · Creative Commons License Lisa’s Vegetarian Kitchen by Lisa’s Vegetarian Kitchen is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Canada License. All recipes are on Petitchef …

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Mixed Dal Spicy Soup | Lisa's Kitchen | Vegetarian Recipes …

Mix into the dal soup and simmer for another 5 minutes to blend the flavors. Garnish with fresh parsley

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Become a Grill Master With the Right Outdoor Kitchen Supplies

You don’t have to be a gourmet to start cooking outside with plenty of flair; rather all you need are the right outdoor kitchen supplies that give you all the functionality you are used to indoors but allow you to make use of all the flavor a grill has to offer. What most of us […]

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Mustard Roasted Adzuki Beans with Urad Dal

Mustard Roasted Adzuki Beans with Urad DalAdapted from 1000 Indian Recipes1 tablespoon of butter, ghee, or oil1 teaspoon of black mustard seeds1 cup of dried adzuki beans, rinsed and soaked overnight in enough water to cover1 teaspoon of Dijon mustard2 – 4 red or green chilies, seeded and finely choppeda generous handful of dried curry […]

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Halloween Recipes and Party Food Ideas | The Family Kitchen

It’s almost Halloween, and there’s sure to be party after party this weekend, all leading up to trick-or-treating on Sunday night, and we at Babble have the. View full post on recipes –

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