Offbeat, Technique

The Tradition of Cooking

I can remember as a child learning to cook. Standing by and watching as simple ingredients were added together to make some wonderful dishes. We all have people that influenced us in learning to cook as we grew up. With me it was several people, my Mom and Stepmom were…

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Cooking for Men – Part 2

If you have little experience in cooking there is a smart way to easily learn more. Go easy. Don’t start with a big meal or even a meal for that matter. Start small with something that has few ingredients. There is nothing worse than getting ready to make something and…

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Learn, Offbeat

High Altitude Cooking

How to Make Sure Your Favorite Recipes Will Work at High Altitude Differences in climate and air pressure at high altitudes can have a noticeable effect on breathing and stamina. The same differences that cause physical symptoms in vacationers also can have a major effect on cooking. This is particularly…

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Cooking with Boca Burger

Using Boca burger crumbles as a replacement for ground beef is not only healthier for you but considerably cuts down on cooking time. Not to mention that Boca burger tastes great too. For those who are not familiar with Boca burger, Boca burger is a vegetarian meat replacement, or imitation….

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Appliances, Healthy, Offbeat

Cooking with Roots

Getting in Culinary Touch with Your Roots The American staple of meat and potatoes has filled many hungry stomachs on any given Sunday. Taking the time to explore the surrounding bins and baskets at your local farmer’s market or supermarket could prove to be fun, nutritious, and surprisingly delicious. Roots…

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Healthy, Protein, Technique

Cooking with Soy Milk

Substituting Soy Milk for Regular Milk in Recipes Soy milk is becoming an increasingly popular staple in many households. Its health benefits make it an excellent choice that is suitable for people who are lactose intolerant or vegan. It can be fun to experiment with the many different varieties of…

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