Butcher Block Kitchen Countertops

Butcher Block Countertops Pros and Cons If you’ve ever wanted to cook, then stared at the cluttered countertops and sighed and ordered in pizza, then you’re one of the many for whom kitchen counter space is at a premium. The lack of good working surfaces can make food preparation something to dread. An alternative to…

Cast Iron Cookware Tips

How do you care for cast iron cookware? Perhaps you’ve heard about the potential toxic hazards of Teflon or other non-stick coatings that’s been cropping up in the news now and then for the past few years. They’ve found links between the chemicals released and low birth weights, and increased allergens in mice–not so pretty…

All-Clad Stainless Steel Cookware

Stainless Steel Cookware from All-Clad Having proper equipment makes work in the kitchen easier and more pleasant. Even people who do not like cooking will be tempted to try their hand out when they see a kitchen that is fully loaded,.. so go on and get your spouse to cook too. The one pan or…

Crockpot Cooking Tips

Slow Cooker You may see it called a crockpot in one place an a slow cooker in another, but it’s the same thing. This countertop kitchen appliance is a great accessory to have in the kitchen. They’re great for cooking soups, stews, chili, roast, and so much more. Basically the appliance maintains a relatively low…

Pots and Pans from Top Chefs

Buy Chefs Pots and Pans Every kitchen needs a good set of pots and pans, and most people would rather spend a little more on a good set versus purchase a cheap set that they end up having to replaced sooner than later. So, depending on what you’re looking for, you may want to check…

Kitchen Equipment & Supplies For Home Cooking

Complete Equipment and Supplies for Kitchen What’s in your kitchen? There isn’t anything more frustrating than getting partway through a recipe and realizing that you’re missing an essential piece of kitchen equipment needed to complete it. To avoid future cooking equipment voids, review this list for the items you may need or want. Knives A…

Chicken Enchiladas with Salsa Verde Sour Cream

These enchiladas are so very tasty! The recipe is simple but the prep-work is a little time consuming, unless you cook the chicken ahead of time or use leftover chicken, of course. (You could also prepare the sauce ahead of time, and keep it in the fridge for a few days). This is a perfect…

Easy Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Easy and so Delicious! Pineapple Upside Down Cake is one of my family’s very favorite desserts. When I was first married I used a fairly standard one layer cake recipe for upside down cakes which turned out okay but then one day I was browsing, once again, through one of my many cookbooks and found…

Perfect Red Velvet Cake Recipe

If you are like many people you have been searching for the perfect Red Velvet cake recipe for a long time. That perfect combination of beautiful, vibrant color, delicate cocoa flavor, and tangy cream cheese frosting is elusive but when you find it is amazing. Look no further. History of Red Velvet Cake No one…

Chicken and Cheese Enchilada Casserole

Tastes Better Than Regular Enchiladas With Less Calories Why a Casserole instead of regular Enchiladas? Aside being faster and cheaper (less tortillas) you cut down the calorie count by at least 500 calories for the entire dish (about 10 tortillas). Served with Spanish rice and refried beans takes it to the next level! Ingredients 1-9x13x2…