Category Archives: Cooking Tips & Techniques

Oscar the Grouch Would Love This

Can I say that I’m in serious like with a trash can? I’m in the kitchen a lot, and my hands are often goopy, so I want a can that will open without my hands. I used to have one … Continue reading

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It’s a Wrap! Find the Best Plastic Wrap for Your Kitchen

Have you ever been frustrated when your plastic wrap sticks to everything…or nothing? Cooks Country did some pretty intensive testing on plastic wrap brands and came out with one “Best Of” winner. See which one it is here. You’ll also … Continue reading

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What in the Kale?

There’s tons of kale in the market right now. Have you ever cooked with it? Here’s a great article on how to buy, store and cook kale. Enjoy this winter leafy green. It’s really good for you.

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Best Beater Blade Ever

I love, love, love — to the delight of my friends — to bake and this beater blade makes the mixing part of baking a breeze. Tired of always having to scrape down the bowl to make sure you have … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Cooking Perfect Pasta

For a pound of pasta use at least 4 quarts of water — double that is even better. By allowing the pasta to move easily through the cooking water, you prevent stickiness and promote even cooking. For each gallon of … Continue reading

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:60 of Fame

I had so much fun shooting a TV spot for McMillin Homes. We shot three total in one day. Here’s the first one. It starts airing tomorrow. http://www.youtube.com/v/axLWuCgo3lc?hl=en&fs=1

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