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Haggen Double R Ranch Beef

A Great Steak & Grilling Tips for Success.


Last weekend, Joy, Toby, Marvin & I sat down to a fantastic Steakhouse Dinner …. Read More


Mustard Heals Burns!…And Five Other Home Remedies


Posted by our Guest Contributor, Christina Conrad. You can read more from Christina on her blog: www. …. Read More

Convert Recipes by Volume


Take the pan size suggested in the recipe and determine the volume (in cups) …. Read More

Formal Place Setting

How to Set a Formal Table + Video


Unless you’ve worked in a 5-star restaurant or attended etiquette school, you may not …. Read More


Five Turkey Tips


It’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving turkey! Since I only cook a full …. Read More

Our PINK Cook for the Cure Party


Last Saturday, Joy and I hosted a Cook for the Cure® fundraising party. It was …. Read More

How to Host a 1000 Cooks for the Cure Party!


Everyone knows someone whose life has been affected by breast cancer. A mother, a …. Read More

How to Throw a Quick and Easy Summer Party


The Fourth of July falls on a Wednesday this year, but that doesn’t mean …. Read More

How To Make Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs


It’s time to dye Easter eggs! Here is a recipe for making absolutely perfect …. Read More

How to Cook Dry Beans


The local Farmers Market often has a wonderful selection of fresh, dry beans and …. Read More

How to Segment a Grapefruit


Choose a nice grapefruit. Look for a smooth skin with no noticable spots, and …. Read More

Cookie Party

How to host a cookie decorating party


I love decorating cookies. I’ve got a huge collection of cookie cutters – bunnies, …. Read More