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Food Storage Checklists

Because of the realities of severe weather events, economic instability and downturns in the job market, food storage is no longer only for those wishing to live off the grid. Although many people strive to build a 1- to 2-year supply of stored food, a 3-month supply can get you through rising groce

Top Five Items in Fast Food Salads That Can Hinder Your Diet

Because we often look at the menu and feel the healthiest option is a salad, fast food restaurants tend to add tastier yet fattier items to the salad.Often, a fast food salad can have as much fat, calories, and sodium as a fast food meal with fries.Here are tips to eat a healthier salad while you ar

The Difference Between a Panasonic DMR-EZ27K and a DRM-EZ28K

The Panasonic DMR-EZ27K and the Panasonic DMR-EZ28K are DVD recorders from Japan-based consumer electronics manufacturer Panasonic Corp. Both released in 2008, the products share the same features and specifications, although the DMR-EZ27K has one more external interface and is more energy efficient

How to Use a Chimney Starter

If you want to barbeque, but don't want to use lighter fluid because of the chemicals, try a charcoal chimney starter. You can find them online or at your local home maintenance store starting at $20.

How to Choose the Best Drip Coffee Maker

The drip coffee maker was first introduced by the Mr. Coffee company in the early 1970's and continues to be a popular brand of machines even though there has followed a plethora of coffee brewing options. Mr. Coffee was the prototype of subsequent automatic drip machines that provide a wide ar

Video: The Importance of Resting a Pork Roast

Video Transcript That's our pork. Our pork is ready. Oh God! This looks great. See it's got that great, great caramelization on the top. The sauce is still beautiful. Nothing is burnt. We want to let the meat rest. It is really important that this pork rest for at least ten to fifteen...

Curling Stone Vs. Rock

Curling is a sport in which contestants slide blocks of rock down an ice path toward a target. The sport originated in Scotland, where much of the curling-stone material exists today. Participants sometimes refer to the curling stone as a curling rock. The original sport did not use a rock with iden

How to Care for All Clad Pans

All Clad Metalcrafters produce quality cookware items, such as pans, that are used in homes and high-end restaurants. Just as with any basic cookware, All Clad pans are not immune to stains caused by food or liquids, nor are they immune to bacteria and other germs. Taking proper care of the pans aft

How to Store Eggs

Eggs are one of the most nutritious foods conveniently packed in their naturally portable shells. Like other natural foods, they are best consumed in their freshest state. Here are tips on how to store eggs to preserve their freshness.

Want To Make Your Own Wine? Of Course You Do!

Like a lot of wine drinkers, I have been drinking wine since I was a young man. One of my fantasies was always to make my own awesome wine! Wines from around the world have ...

How to Serve King Prawns

Despite their similarities, cooking with prawns is not exactly the same as cooking with shrimp. Prawns are typically much larger than shrimp and have longer legs and more claws. Although shrimp is more widely available in the United States, prawns are a popular delicacy around the world. King prawns

Madly in Love With Madeira Wine

Many of us like adding wine to various food recipes to change the flavors of the ingredients. One unique wine flavor that is worth a try is the Madeira wine. So the next time you feel like preparing food with wine, it's good to give it a try. Madeira wine is a fortified wine that is accessible

South Africa Coastal Wine Tours - Elim Valley to Constantia

Few know that South Africa is one of the world's leading producers of fine wines, and that a South Africa wine tour can be the trip of a lifetime. Learn how to plan the perfect wine tour of South Africa, from the coast and cape to the interior. Find out about coastal South African winery tours

Raw Honey Versus the Honey Most People Know

The majority of goods found in the market today have been pasteurized in order to extend their shelf life. Some foods are clearly labeled as pasteurized, while others may need closer inspection of the label to determine what they are. One of these foods that needs extra consideration is honey.

Save Money and Time with Lobster Delivered

With the hard financial times that many are going through, even those of us that are safe and stable have started trying to save money where we can. For many of us, this means eating ...

Diabetic Menu Recipes

Diabetic menus vary. It all depends if you are Type 1 or Type 2 diabetic. The Type 1 diabetic diet must have a the ideal content of nutrients, particularly carbs. Type 2 diabetics must rely mainly on foods with a low fat content, low sugar and reduced calories. Also, a reasonable exercise regime wil