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How to make pumpkin fudge

If the search is on for a new sweet treat or Christmas candy and goodies to give then this quite unique recipe is one to be included in any holiday candy repertoire. Here is a tweaked up version of Pumpkin Fudge; the whole process has been simplified taking the ingredients for... More

How to decorate a baseball cake

Baseball season -- for Little League and the Major Leagues -- begins around the end of March or beginning of April each year in the United States. Teams and fans alike will rave when they celebrate their wins with an authentic looking baseball cake. It’s easy to make and easy to decorate,... More

How to make carrot cake

Carrot cake Need a new dessert idea for your dinner guests? How about a nice moist carrot cake with cream cheese frosting? Its one way to get those carrots down those who don't like vegetables. Carrots have been used to sweeten cakes since the Medieval period. Carrot cakes became available in... More

How to choose a breadmaker

Filling the home with the aroma of fresh bread There are so many breadmakers on the market that it is difficult to decide which will be good value for money, or which suits our own particular needs. After much research, the criteria for choosing a breadmaker is covered in this... More

How to make patriotic layered Jell-O dessert

Layers of patriotic goodness Jell-O gelatin is a great way to serve at a July 4th celebration. This red, white and blue dessert has three layers of red and blue jello and is topped with a creamy white whipped topping. The layers are so attractive that everyone will want to know how you made this... More

How to make patriotic Jell-O poke cake

This red, white and blue dessert takes the cake Patriotic Jell-O Poke cake is a quick and easy recipe to make a dessert that everyone will love for the July 4th holiday, Memorial Day or a military coming home party. The use of red and blue Jell-O gives the dessert its patriotic colors and the... More

How to make cherry crepes (blintzes)

Cherry crepes to die for Step 3 Cooking crepes 1- After pouring batter onto the hot griddle, either spread the batter with the back of a soup ladle, or lift the griddle and gently tilt it in a circular motion, allowing batter shaping the crepe, to form a nicely rounded product. You don't want... More

How to cook perfect bacon

Cook bacon like they do in restaurants Cooking bacon in the oven is a quick and easy method for cooking this sometimes finicky meat. Oven fried bacon rewards you with sandwich fillings or breakfast sides, and it can be crumbled into scrambled eggs. It offers a multitude of other uses. Bacon is... More

How to make smoked salmon

Homemade smoked salmon If you have ever had smoked salmon from a deli and loved it but the price of this choice meat kept you out of the store, then this is of great interest to you. Here we will be discussing the techniques for smoking fresh salmon fillets using a home B-B-Q grill and a couple... More

How to make traditional Christmas truffles

Home made truffles taste very different than bought ones, but the great thing about these is the ingenuity of wrappings and the fact that the recipient knows you have made them yourself. For relatives and friends, these make a wonderful alternative to bought chocolates and are tasty. Crisp on the... More