Year: 2019

10 Lucky Foods for New Year’s Day

A new decade is upon us, and we have big hopes that good fortune will be on our side this New Year. People around the world have special foods they eat for good luck on New Year’s. Think about adding one of these New Year’s Eve party foods to bring luck to you and all your guests. Make 2020 your best year ever. Pork: For the longest time, Pork was associated

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Delicious Christmas Leftover Recipes

Get creative with Christmas dinner leftovers. Transform your leftover turkey and all the other holidays’ trimmings into a whole range of delicious dishes. From casseroles to pizza, these recipes are full of festive flavor. Leftovers can be great, just make sure you make the most of them and follow food safety practices. What to Do With Leftover Ham Ham Pizza Try making your pizza using your fridge full of leftover

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Peppermint Shortbread Cookies

Holiday celebrations call for recipes of all kinds, but perhaps the most popular area at many parties is the dessert table. Add flavor to your get-togethers with a festive treat like these Peppermint Shortbread Cookies, which call for the seasonal taste of peppermint and the versatility of dairy for a sweet bite after a holiday meal. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XA_XO-fwEbg Peppermint Shortbread Cookies Recipe courtesy of Rachel Gurk of “Rachel Cooks” on behalf

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Real Life Microwave Hacks

It’s not just for reheating leftover pizza- the microwave has some pretty nifty hacks that you can use to make your life easier. Here is a list of the best hacks we found.  Peeling Garlic Got Easier  Peeling garlic is daunting, however, you can put the garlic in the microwave and heat it up for 15 seconds. The heat will release the moisture from the garlic clove which gets trapped

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Quick Cleaning Tips for Your Kitchen Appliances

Clean your kitchen appliances faster with these quick cleaning tips for your kitchen appliances, show your appliances a little cleaning love, and they’ll look and work as good as new. Clean Your Refrigerator The space behind your refrigerator is notoriously filthy. Dirt, pet hair, and a host of other stuff can build up beneath and behind the refrigerator. This can block the appliance’s motor and coils and restrict airflow. To

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Thanksgiving: Make-Ahead Recipes

How many times have you heard someone say they’ve slaved away in the kitchen all day? It’s safe to say too many times. Stress in the kitchen can easily arise for a variety of reasons, especially when you’re strapped for time and have a never-ending to-do list. Holiday feasts call for delicious dishes to please a crowd, but making preparation as simple as possible is as time-honored a tradition as

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A Comfort Food Classic

Tis’ the season for comfort foods, and this recipe with crumbled bacon and cubed potatoes smothered in melted cheddar cheese is sure to satisfy. Cheesy Baked Potato Casserole INGREDIENTS 5 pounds red potatoes, cubed 1 pound bacon, cooked and crumbled  1 pound cheddar cheese, cubed  16 ounces shredded cheddar cheese 1 yellow onion, chopped  1 cup mayonnaise  8 ounces sour cream  1 tablespoon minced chives  1 teaspoon salt  1 teaspoon

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Hello Airfying: A Healthier Way to Cook Your Favorite Food

You’ve probably heard about the Air fryer, that cool kitchen gadget people have been raving about since it hit the market.  Are you still wondering what all the hype is about?  Made popular by claims air frying is a healthy alternative for frying food; because it replicates the wonders of deep-frying in a healthier way. So, how does it work? The Air Fryer, uses rapid air technology to fry, bake, roast or

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Homemade Halloween Treats

Halloween is one of the most fun days of the year, and it calls for the good stuff, candy and treats of all kinds. Get creative this time around and stock your own snack supply with homemade goodies. Whip up your own treats in the comfort of your own kitchen instead of the usual store-bought sweets. Party Mix One of the simplest recipes you could imagine, a Halloween-themed party mix

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Why Are Range Hoods Necessary?

So we get this question a lot, and we’ve got the answers here. This is why Range Hoods are necessary. Range hoods are an important appliance in the kitchen despite being often overlooked. They are designed to remove odors, heat, and smoke that can occur while cooking. Luckily range hoods function to improve air quality by eliminating the products of combustion, odors, and moisture from the air. Few people realize,

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