Use an old ketchup bottle to fill your cupcake pan with no mess. ** I made more of a mess TRYING to get the cupcake mix in the bottle than I would have just putting it in the muffin tin. And THEN I had to clean out the squeeze bottle. NOT worth it!
How to Quickly Defrost Meat: Our FDA-approved test kitchen trick defrosts meat in minutes (and doesn't involve the microwave). Heat water to 140 degrees and put small cuts of meat (not roasts) in A food storage bag. Chicken breast thaws in 10 minutes!
My Fridge Food: Just the Tips :) Bacteria is what causes cottage cheese and sour cream to go bad. If you store them UPSIDE DOWN it creates a vacuum in the container which stifles the growth of bacteria and they last much longer. science lesson over :)
PULL APART CAKE-To create easy to decorate pull-apart cupcake cakes, place the liners into shaped pans. Then, pour the cupcake batter in and bake. The cupcakes will conform to the pan and create different shaped cupcakes that are still easy to separate.
Grating Cheese Make that block of cheddar slide across your grater with ease by coating it with a little bit of non-stick cooking spray first. Also spray inside the grater so cheese wont get stuck in there and in turn, makes it easier to clean!