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Kitchen Hack: Hard-boil Eggs in the Oven

Hard-boiling eggs in the oven has been going around Pinterest and other blogs, but I wanted to see if it really works. Normally, I hard-boil my eggs the way I learned from the Better Homes and Gardens cookbook, because I could never remember … Continue reading

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Aaaaand we’re back: Cutting Avocados

Here’s a handy tip I figured out over my holiday travels — avocados are really great, but they can be hard to cut up because your hands get slimy.  This helps to keep that to a minimum. Circle the pit … Continue reading

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Kitchen Hack: Australian Apples

I found this trick on Pinterest, one of my favorite websites. To pack an apple for lunch without a) it turning brown or b) putting lemon or orange juice on it, you can use a rubber band! Just make four … Continue reading

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Kitchen Hack: Peeling Garlic

By now, almost everyone knows about the smushing technique to peel your garlic.  You smush it, one clove at a time, with your knife or a drinking glass to make it easier to peel.  But what if you need TONS … Continue reading

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