Fly repellent: WATER & A PENNY IN A CLEAR PLASTIC BAG. Pinner said "Yes, it works! Temps have been upper and no flies in my back yard. I spoke with a women who grew up on a dairy farm and she swears by it; said they used 5 pennies.
Baked Hard-Cooking Eggs - Who knew? Alton Brown Method of Hard-Cooking Eggs - 325 degrees for 30 minutes. Post says "Baked eggs are better because they are less sulfurous (smelly) and the texture of the finished eggs is creamier.
Shredding Chicken - Wish I knew this a LONG time ago. Perfectly shredded chicken in seconds. throw cooked chicken (still warm/hot) in Kitchen Aid with the paddle attachment. Turn to speed and in 20 seconds youll have perfect, restaurant style shred
Secret Ingredients: The Sneakiest Chef Ingredients from the Supermarket ~ We asked 22 cooks for the secret supermarket staples they add to their dishes. The result: Deceptively delicious shortcuts. great to know for your holiday/celebration cooking