My very first pressure cooker was made by Presto, and when it finally bit the dust, I asked for a new one. Santa Claus obliged, and I found myself the proud owner of an updated model with one extra-nice, new feature. Using a pressure cooker is probably my favorite method for getting a full-on, meat… Read More Presto Pressure Cooker: My Go-To Pan for Fast, Healthy Meals
All the best cookware and expensive gadgets in the world won’t be worth squat until you put them to work in your kitchen. At some point, you’re going to have to buy real food and attempt to make real meals. By far the best way to do that is to find a few recipes you… Read More Easy Recipe Cookbooks
6 kitchen gadgets you don’t need! Like avocado green and harvest gold, kitchen trends come and go (thank heavens!) As it is for decorator colors, so it goes for the things you think are going to make your life easier in the kitchen. If you’ve already purchased these products, don’t feel bad. Some of them… Read More Ditch Your Electric Can Opener!
If This Matters to You, Read On! Here in the States, we hear it all the time: Buy American! Buy Local! So as patriotic citizens, we start reading the labels, and good grief! It doesn’t seem like ANYTHING is made in America anymore! Still, there is one category of consumer products that continue to be… Read More Cookware Made in America
Well, bless your heart! A number of years ago, I had a friend who was waffling on the issue of whether or not to register her wedding, because she wasn’t sure what to put in a bridal registry, and it seemed like too much trouble. We had to have a little chat in the kitchen.… Read More What is a Bridal Registry? Find Out Why You Need to Know!
What’s in Your Cookware? It’s 6 o’clock and time to tune in to the heavy metal sounds of me making dinner! I am confident, because I know that my food is going to get cooked the way I expect it; and that has everything to do with the type of metal that has been… Read More What is Anodized Aluminum? Metals in the Kitchen
Lids. Lids come with cookware sets. I’ve had pots and pans I thought were so great until I needed a lid and I didn’t have one that fit. You don’t think you’re going to need that lid until one day, you do, and you end up trying to crimp a piece of foil over the… Read More What is in a Cookware Set? Know Your Pots and Pans!