Cooking Archive

How to Grill the Perfect Steak

Print How to Grill the Perfect Steak Instructions Start with a Clean and Oiled Grill: More than cooking time, more than spice rubs, a clean grill makes all the difference when cooking great steak (or anything on the grill, for that matter.) Clean grates keep the steaks from sticking when you turn them. All you

Surprising Uses for Garlic

  Print Surprising Uses for Garlic Instructions Acne Slice open a clove of raw, fresh garlic and apply it to breakouts as a home remedy for acne. Your skin won’t smell terribly good, but the antibacterial properties of garlic will help lessen the appearance of acne, even those deep acne cysts that can otherwise be

Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs

  Print Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs Ingredients 12 large eggs room temperature Instructions Place eggs in a large saucepan. Cover them with cool water by 1 inch. Slowly bring water to a boil over medium heat; when the water has reached a boil, cover and remove from heat. Let sit 12 minutes. Transfer eggs to a

How To Regrow Green Onions

I read how to do this and was skeptical. So I wanted to try it myself. It worked. But for only so long. I am a frugal person and I love to save money. So every penny counts. Some tips to growing them in a glass of water: Place them in direct sunlight and a

10 Ways To Cut Onions Without Crying

Print 10 Ways To Cut Onions Without Crying Ingredients Ways To Cut Onions Without Crying Instructions Cut large pieces Wear goggles Have a fan blow the air away from you Dunk the onion in cold water for 20 minutes first Cut really really quickly Wear contact lenses, not glasses Chop near a flame Slice under

Clean the Bottom of Pots & Pans

  Print Clean the Bottom of Pots & Pans Ingredients Scouring pads 1 synthetic non scratch type, 1 metal coil type Dishcloth Steel wool Instructions Wash the stainless steel pots and pans in dish soap and hot water. Rinse the cookware in plain, warm water to remove soap and to assure a wet surface. Shake