July 31st, 2013
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Casseroles for Holidays and Special Occasions

Casseroles rank among the easiest and most popular choices at any family or group gathering, whether it’s a holiday or other special occasion. There are a few favorite casseroles that are always a hit, and leave guests with full bellies and a desire to copy your recipe!

One of the best casseroles to share at any time of the year is simple, delicious chicken spaghetti. All it takes is regular, cooked pasta noodles mixed with cubed or shredded chicken, cream

May 30th, 2013
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One Pot Meals for the Stovetop

When it comes to dinner, there is nothing easier than grabbing a pot and throwing an array of ingredients in and getting food to the table without a ton of work or time. Whether it’s chili, gumbo, or beef stew, one pot dinners will be quick and delicious.

For those who like it spicy, consider gumbo or jambalaya. From rotisserie chicken and andouille sausage (pre-cooked) with frozen veggies to shrimp, smoked sausage, and seasoned rice, dinner will

March 27th, 2013
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Five Essential Kitchen Ingredients for Every Cook

Whether you are getting started in the kitchen, you need to make sure that you have the right ingredients to get you going. However, what ingredients do you need to keep around to make sure that your food has flavor and texture?

Salt add savor to your meals, and even a pinch of salt can make any starchy dish more interesting than it was before.

Even for people who do not like their food terribly spicy, pepper gives food just a little bit of heat.

August 14th, 2012
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Easy Recipes for Cooking Over a Campfire

When going camping with family or friends you will need to make sure you bring the necessary items. One very much needed item is plenty of food. There are many things you can cook over a nice campfire.

One thing that is easy to make is hamburgers and hotdogs. You will need to purchase an attachment that you can put over the fire pit but it is well worth it. When having this attachment you can also use frying

August 12th, 2012
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Fun Recipes That Kids Can Cook

It is always a good idea to get your kids in the kitchen while they are young. Allowing your kids to help out when preparing dinner and other food can help to cut down on any pickiness at the table. It will also encourage your child to get involved in the kitchen, and it will help your child to learn more about what goes into the foods that he eats.

If your little one is cooking alone, you will want to start out by teaching him how to make his favorite sandwiches. You can also teach him

August 8th, 2012
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Cooking Gourmet Meals from a Can

There are many fun occasions that are worth cooking for. One great holiday to make a big meal for is Thanksgiving. When cooking for thanksgiving there are many fun things you can create.

One of the most obvious is a turkey. There are many fun ways to cook your turkey, so make sure to be creative. Another thing you will want to make is side dishes. One great side dish is stuffing. You can either purchase a box kit or make it homemade. When making

August 5th, 2012
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Unusual Vegetables and How to Prepare Them

Whether you are an avid vegetable eater, or if you are simply interested in learning more about food and nutrition, there are plenty of unusual vegetables to explore and prepare for you to try in the future.

An unusual vegetable with a magnificent shape is the Romanescu broccoli or cauliflower. The shape of the cauliflower is shaped in cones and is attached to other cones making a large bouquet. The vegetable is prepare in similar ways as broccoli, either steamed, boiled, or even pan-fried with other vegetables and rice.

The African Horned Melon, also known as the Kiwano Melon,

August 2nd, 2012
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Making Vegetarian Meals Your Family Will Eat

Whether you are a vegetarian or not, there are many vegetarian meals that your family will enjoy. You might make your family a veggie pizza that only consist of the crust, sauce, cheese and the veggies that they prefer. If they like mushrooms, onions, bell peppers and even broccoli, include it on their pizza. It will be so delicious; they won’t even miss having meat on their pizza.

You might also choose to make a cheesy broccoli and rice dish