cooking

How to prevent Pyrex glass dish from exploding

Exploding Pyrex? I didn't realize this was a thing, but apparently it can be, particularly in the U.S. where Pyrex glass manufacturing ingredients are different for some reason (regulation?) from European products. Below is frugality guru Clark Howard's account of...

How to hard-boil eggs ~ The right way (according to LA Times)

I don't hard boil eggs enough to remember what's the best recipe or approach, so after trying various methods to hard boil eggs, I found this the easiest and most reliable... Place eggs in a pan so you have a single layer of eggs—don't stack. Cover eggs with water so...

Clever food preparation tips

Found some cool cooking tips on buzzfeed. Below are my favorites. Freeze grapes to chill a glass or wine without watering it down. Put wooden spoon across a boiling pot of water to prevent it from boiling over. Corn chips are great kindling for starting a fire (due to...

Cook an egg using a pepper slice ~ Very clever!

Very clever way to cook an egg, using a slice of pepper as a container for the egg while cooking. Would work great for an egg sandwich on English muffin. A brilliant way to make breakfast! ~ reddit.com.

How to hard-boil eggs ~ The right way (according to LA Times)

I don't hard boil eggs enough to remember what's the best recipe or approach, so after trying various methods to hard boil eggs, I found this the easiest and most reliable... Place eggs in a pan so you have a single layer of eggs—don't stack. Cover eggs with water so...

Clever food preparation tips

Found some cool cooking tips on buzzfeed. Below are my favorites. Freeze grapes to chill a glass or wine without watering it down. Put wooden spoon across a boiling pot of water to prevent it from boiling over. Corn chips are great kindling for starting a fire (due to...