Sex in a Pan: layered chocolate dessert recipe

For those who think chocolate is better than sex, sex in a pan has to be the perfect no-bake dessert for entertaining at home or for taking along to pot luck dinners. It is actually a layered dessert which can be whipped up ahead of time and then refrigerated until it is served.  It is […]

Sources for Free Cookbooks

There are many websites, blogs and other online resources for recipes but some people still enjoy using actual cookbooks.  There are ways to get cookbooks for free or very little money.  Some companies offer cookbooks of recipes using their brands.  Many may send them to you for free if you send a request.  They may […]

Rice Cooker and Slow Cooker

Rice cookers and slow cookers could not be more different. While they are both common kitchen appliances, they perform very different jobs. The rice cooker cooks rice and steams food very quickly, while the slow cooker stews food for many hours. Neither are really suitable for cooking raw red meats (although slow cookers are often […]

Smart Shopping Tips when you are Cooking for one

People who only have themselves to grocery shop for seem to be under the impression that supermarkets are against them. This is simply not the case. It is true that many products come in large and family sizes for the convenience of those people shopping for more than one person. It is also true that […]

Removing Salty Flavor from Soup

Creating that perfect pot of homemade soup is something of a trick, especially if you are adding lots of flavors from spices.  Sometimes the flavors we add already have enough salt in them to season the soup, but we are unaware of this fact, so we add more.  And, in some cases, the soup becomes […]

Refrigerator Tips Keeping Vegetables Fresh

Vegetables are a crucial part of our daily diets. The main thing that turns people off about fresh vegetables, even to the point of making them resistant to buying them, is how quickly most produce we purchase, seems to perish. There are ways through which one can extend the life of fresh produce, and there […]