Tips & Tricks

Read below for some time saving ideas in the kitchen.

Always be Preparedkitchen preparedness
Having the right tools for the job will make the meal preparation process much easier.  Some cooking supplies that will help free up your time include:

Rice cooker – A rice cooker takes away the need to constantly check on rice. Follow the instructions in the rice cooker’s manual for water to rice ratio, turn on the machine and it stops cooking when the rice is done. They can be purchased… Read More

Time Saving Tips
Time is something many busy people never seem to have enough of.  Ourschedules are packed full – nine hours a day in the office, time in commuting, kids activities, not to mention cooking and cleaning.  I’ve gathered some of my favorite time saving tips to hopefully bring back a little sanity to your hectic days and nights:

White board – Purchase a small, magnetized… Read More

Ingredient Substitutions
Have you ever been elbow deep in cooking or baking when you realize you are missing an ingredient?  We’ve all been there!  But not every missing ingredient requires a trip to the store or your neighbor’s home.  In some cases, a perfectly acceptable substitution may exist in your own kitchen.  Below is a list of ingredient substitutions – one of which may work for you.

Allspice: 1 teaspoon = 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon and… Read More