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How to make homemade mayonnaise

Making mayo at home is cheap, fast, and easy It is sometimes surprising how many people are willing to buy mayonnaise at sometimes high prices, when it is so easy to make. Better still, homemade mayonnaise is healthier because you can control the ingredients, and it is often quite a bit less... More

How to buy a ripe cantaloupe

How to choose a ripe cantaloupe Nothing says summer like a big hunk of juicy, cool cantaloupe, but do you ever stand staring at that huge pile of melons in the center isle of the store and feel overwhelmed? No one wants to eat or serve an under-ripe, dry, hard cantaloupe. Which one is ripe? Here... More

How to make homemade chicken soup

Chicken Soup - The Ultimate Comfort Food Many of us have had chicken soup when we were sick. In fact, chances are that a parent or grandparent provided us with chicken soup when we were suffering from any range of maladies including colds, flu or even an upset stomach. For many, chicken soup has... More

How to make strawberry roll-up crescents

How to make strawberry roll-up crescents Are you looking for a delicious, inexpensive and easy to make snack for your whole family? Then this is a perfect recipe for you. This is so easy that this is a perfect recipe for children as well. These tasty treats are less than 180 calories each! They... More

How to make a green salad with nasturtiums

The beautiful and delicious nasturtium Nasturtiums are widely grown plants, because they are easy to grow and have beautiful flowers. Many people don't realize that they are very edible and quite good tasting, however. Added to a green salad, nasturtiums give a flavorful and slightly peppery... More

How to cook a pork tenderloin in the oven

A Detailed Look at How to Cook a Pork Tenderloin in the Oven   How to cook a pork tenderloin in the oven does present a very real danger that by cooking it in this fashion, we will cause the pork tenderloin to be dry and/or tough when it is served. Pork tenderloin is most often... More

How to make pumpkin ice cream

Home made ice cream is an excellent family treat. Pumpkins are plentiful in the fall and it seems like a great time to make some pumpkin ice cream. It is a fun desert for a Halloween party or an excellent choice for Thanksgiving. Ice cream can be made in a freezer or the family can work together... More

How to make healthy lunches for your children

Lunch can be fun and nutritious Mom's and dad's spend time putting together lunches for their children to take to school and often find themselves wondering if their child is eating their lunch or "trading" away what they pack. Kids love to open up their lunch bags and find great food that... More

How to make chicken ala king

How to make chicken ala king Chicken ala king is great over rice or on toast. It's an old classic that has been around for some time. It is actually an easy and elegant dish to make and is an excellent way to use up that left-over chicken. It takes 15 minutes to cook, and with those busy work... More

How to make pumpkin soup

Pumpkin soup is a family favorite. The good news is that no one has to wait until fall to make this great soup. While fresh pumpkin is good in the fall, canned pumpkin works as well. So this is a hearty soup that can be enjoy all year long. In the summer pumpkin soup can be served cold with a... More