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Baking Flours: How to Use Them and Store Them

Let's talk about wheat, since that's what most people think of when they think of baked goods. There are many kinds of wheat. 1. Hard Red...

Basic Cooking Terms and The Language Used in Recipes

It can be very frustrating when you are trying to follow a recipe, but you don't understand the cooking terms used. Sometimes even instructions...

All About Yeast

From Wikipedia, yeasts are eukaryotic microorganisms classified in the kingdom Fungi, with about 1,500 species currently described. Most reproduce asexually budding, although a few...

Must Have Kitchen Supplies

In order for any kitchen to be considered well-stocked in the way of kitchen tools and gadgets, there are a few "must have" items...

Possible Health Risks of Artificial Sugar Substitutes?

The average American ingest about 50 teaspoons of sugar per day which translates to about 158 lbs of sugar per year per person! That...

Feeding a Family for $300 a Month?

I do something that most people think they can't do today. I feed my family of 5 for $300 a month. Most people say...

Once-A-Month-Cooking: How to Make Your Plan Work

As one of the oldest children in a family of nine, I know that cooking for a crowd can almost be a full-time job....

Budget-Friendly Tips for Feeding a Family

Think it's tough managing your grocery budget and making the most of family mealtime? Meet Kathryn Sansone, a St. Louis mother of 10 who,...

Cooking Tips to Save Money!

Save money on groceries and get out of debt, by cooking quick and simple homemade meals. Put flour in an old spice(herb) bottle to use...

Taco Seasoning

Here is an easy to make taco seasoning recipe... why buy it when you can make it yourself.. 2 tsp. chili powder 1-1/2 tsp....

Emergency Kitchen Substitutions

Do you ever find yourself all geared up and ready to make a favorite recipe but then discover you're staring at an empty container...

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