Emergency Ingredient Substitutions for Baking ~ useful guide to simple substitutions. has tips and suggestions about how to replace the missing ingredients successfully. Great to know for your holiday baking!
How to keep salad fresh all week long: Use a salad spinner to get out ALL liquid! Place a single paper towel on the top of the lettuce, and then cover everything with plastic wrap or use a bowl with a tight fitting lid.
Slice apples, soak in cold water for minutes, then soak in a lemon-lime carbonated soda (such as or sprite) for minutes. Divide into snack size portions and store in Ziploc bags in the fridge. The lemon-lime soda will keep the apples from browning.