#Tricks Recipes


Helpful Hints

By Areatha Daniels
This is a helpful kitchen tip, you might like to know. In my...

Tips for Spice Substitutions

By Linda Kauppinen
Cooking with spices is fabulous, that is, until you don’t have the spice you want or...

Re-Use your Jelly Jars

By Areatha Daniels
I'm crazy about making small batches of Jams and Jellies. I always have fruit of...

DIY Magic Bullet :)

By Nicole P.
Why pay 80-120$ for a Magic Bullet when you can make one at home for next...

Tips for Substitutions.....

By Linda Kauppinen
There are substitutions for baking, herbs and seasonings of all kinds. This is a good...

How to Make Powdered Sugar

By JM Avallone
Like most I went to my pantry to grab a bag of powdered sugar only to...

Cooking School Essentials: Beef Stew Tips & Tricks

By Andy Anderson !
Nothing says comfort, nothing says warmth, and nothing says I love you more than a really...

When is it good... And when isn't it.

By Andy Anderson !
I thought that this list was worthy of posting. I picked up the information off several...

Oven Baked Chicken

By Francine Lizotte
Grilling chicken breasts on the barbecue is great but if you don't own one or are...

Roasted Garlic

By Francine Lizotte
There are a few different ways to make Roasted Garlic in the oven or on the...

Ricotta Cheese • How to Drain

By Francine Lizotte
When making pasta, pizza or even desserts, there's a step you'll have to do before using...

Defrosting Meats Quickly

By Francine Lizotte
We've all done it, forgotten to take the meat out of the freezer and it's dinner...

Snap Peas • How to Freeze

By Francine Lizotte
This is a good way to save them for later use. The process includes "blanching" to...

Beets ~ Prep & 4 Ways to Cook

By Francine Lizotte
This is a detailed and informative "how to" video on this healthy, versatile and tasty vegetable.

Turnip vs Rutabaga

By Francine Lizotte
This is a great tutorial on these root vegetables regarding appearance, how to choose, prep, cook,...

How to Set a Table; from Casual to Formal

By Francine Lizotte
It's important to know How to Set a Table depending on the occasion and formality of...

Blanched Almonds • How to

By Francine Lizotte
A great trick to know for recipes like Romesco Sauce, Sole Almondine, Ajoblanco Sopa or grinding...

Bean Sprouts • How to Extend their Shelf Life

By Francine Lizotte
This is a great kitchen trick to keep them longer and fresher for up to a...

Berries • How to Keep Them Longer

By Francine Lizotte
With this trick, your berries will stay fresher longer by doing a couple of these steps...

Simple Syrup

By Francine Lizotte
Extremely versatile and easy to make, this is a great condiment recipe for drinks, baking, cooking...
Casserole Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Casserole Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Everybody loves a good casserole recipe. No matter if it is breakfast, lunch, or dinner, a casserole is an easy, go-to option for feeding the family. Not only that, but casseroles also make for great leftovers! Full of flavor and quick to prepare, you’re going to love these casserole recipes.

7 Tuna Casserole Recipes

7 Tuna Casserole Recipes


Since the 1950s, tuna noodle casserole has been infamously gracing dinner tables throughout the United States. Either loved or hated, this family-friendly recipe has been handed down through generations. While there is the tried-and-true version, many have “jazzed up” mom’s tuna noodle casserole recipe to make it better than ever! From the traditional tuna casserole […]

15 Breakfast Recipes You Need in Your Recipe Box

15 Breakfast Recipes You Need in Your Recipe Box


Melt-in-your-mouth apple donuts, ooey gooey cinnamon rolls, coffee cakes bursting with blueberry and cheesy breakfast casseroles, we’re drooling for these breakfast recipes. Getting the family to wake up is hard unless you have these recipes in your arsenal. Once the delicious smells reach their noses, the whole family will come running to the kitchen. Whether […]