Tips and Tricks

Potato Pouches

February 7, 2011

I just ran across this on another food blog…oh my goodness, I can’t believe I’ve never heard of these before now!  Such a great find and at only $6.50!  Ordering one from Etsy right now!  My husband and I love baked potatoes and often make them in the microwave but many times they are not […]

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When & How to Freeze Cookies

December 27, 2010

Sometimes I just want to try so many recipes – especially goodies – but I know we’ll never get them all eaten in time before they go bad. What do I do then? Stash them in the freezer! Freezing cookies is a great way to enjoy homemade cookies anytime. Simply prepare a big batch of […]

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Simplify Your Life Contest

May 1, 2009

This June, Uncle Ben’s is introducing two new Ready Rice flavors, Jasmine and Basmati, bringing the authentic taste of India and Thailand to dinner tables in just 90 seconds! Uncle Ben’s would like to offer all of you a fun contest and cool prizes to help spice up and simplify your lives!  From now until […]

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For All You Brownie Lovers Out There…

October 3, 2008

I subscribe to E-vite’s blog and I saw the coolest thing ever!  I happen to be a huge brownie lover.  It’s one of my favorite desserts (along side Ice Cream and Cheesecake : )  I saw these two things and was blown away.  I had no idea there was such a thing!  For all you […]

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How to Peel a Hard-Boiled Egg….Without “Peeling!”

October 1, 2008

This is by far the easiest way I’ve seen to peel a hard-boiled egg.  I know, you’re thinking… else are you going to peel a hard-boiled egg, peel off the shell.  WRONG!!  Just watch.  You will be amazed!  You don’t even have to “peel” it! Instructions: Cover the eggs with water and boil on low […]

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A Creative Way to Decorate With Mason Jars

September 30, 2008

I saw this idea on a blog the other day and cannot wait to try it!  How creative (and inexpensive!).  The Inspired Room has tons of great decorating ideas on her blog!  I’m always looking for new and creative things to do around the house.  This is definitely a great one!

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