10 Ways To Immediately Improve Your Cooking


I’m a total nerd.  Always have been.  Always will.  And I don’t just accept my nerdom, I embrace it. Learning is fun to me, especially when it involves food.  Cookbooks account for 90% of my bookcase.  Stacks of magazine subscriptions clutter every room of the house.  My internet bookmarks bar is filled with various food…

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How To Peel Garlic Fast and Easy


Tedious kitchen task no more! Make peeling garlic quick and easy with these two methods. Go ahead and use this tip to make some recipes with garlic: Roasted Tomato Sauce, Garlic-Lime Chicken Fajitas, Cowboy Beans, or maybe some Guacamole!

Take Better Food Photos: Build A Light Tent

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I’m a terrible photographer.  I have a Nikon d40 Digital SLR camera that has potential to take great photos, but the man pushing the button doesn’t even take it off the “automatic” function.  So lately I’ve been doing some research on how to take better photos of all the food I cook.  There is nothing…

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