How to Cook Bacon in the Oven

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Once you know how to cook bacon in the oven you may never go back to cooking it on the stove again! Not only does the oven minimize shrinkage and stops those painful splatters, it also produces crispy bacon in bulk so you can make an entire package at a time. That last bit, as […]

How To Poach An Egg In The Microwave

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Until I learned how to poach an egg in the microwave I’d pretty much given up eating poached eggs at home. Since one of my favorite breakfasts is Eggs Benedict, I’ve only had it when we’ve gone to a restaurant for breakfast… something that doesn’t happen very often. Then I found out how easy it […]

How To Cook With Stainless Steel

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It took one meal to make it obvious that I had no idea how to cook with stainless steel. One horribly burned, disappointing meal made (naturally) when we had company coming for dinner. Needless to say, we all had a good laugh. Then we went out to eat. Fortunately, I’ve since figured out how to […]

How To Care For Wood Spoons

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Although most of us have at least one in our kitchen, not everyone knows how to care for wood spoons. Rather than gleaming like treasured furniture, our wood spoons start to look dull, then dry, and then they splinter and crack while we’re cooking. But here’s the thing: these aren’t just great cooking tools, they’re […]