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Cooking Tips & Ideas

25 mind-blowing food prep techniques to save you time & frustration

The Magic Corn Trick ~ The corn will just slide out leaving the silk and all of the husks intact. I KNOW this pin will be handy very soon :)

DUH!!!!! Why didn't I think of that?! Put aluminum foil in a bowl, pour the grease in. When it hardens, roll up the foil and throw it out!

....and Spiritually Speaking: Freebie Friday

Cooking bacon in water - the end result is crispy, super tasty, and light not greasy bacon.

Chocolate Making Tips - Great troubleshooting advice on modeling chocolate.

Chocolate Dipping Tip: Take a large Crock Pot and fill it about half way with hot water. Turn the Crock Pot on high to keep the water hot. Find a smaller bowl that will fit into the crock pot. Melt your chocolate in the microwave and transfer it to the inner bowl. This method will keep your chocolate nice and melted for you while you coat.

Cook's Thesaurus: how to replace any ingredient, or define something you don't know about. This is one of the most valuable websites I've found on the internet. I use it all the time! Pictures included with every item.