Cooking with Mint

Cooking with Mint

But mint, an herb that grows wild in many places, is more than just a pretty addition to cool summer drinks. It’s also a vivacious herb that can be used in both sweet and savory dishes. When I was a young girl, my grandmother grew mint in our backyard garden. It would grow tall and … Read more

How to Make the Perfect Baked Potato? Oven-Baked to Perfection

How to Make the Perfect Baked Potato

Baking a potato is simple. Baking a perfect baked potato requires a little extra work, though (but only a little!). From choosing the right potato to prepping exactly the right way, follow these simple steps and you’ll always have a golden, crisp skin surrounding a fluffy, white center. What you’ll need Baking potatoes. Butter, olive … Read more

How to Grill Vegetables? Caramelized Veggies With a Flame-Licked Flavor

How to Grill Vegetables

When you’re cooking out, don’t feel like you’ve got to fill your plate with mayonnaise-laden sides. Pop your favorite veggies on the grill for a healthy alternative to potato or macaroni salad. Grilled vegetables are healthy and delicious. Grilling them gives them a smoky flavor, meaning you don’t need to slather them in fattening dressing. … Read more

How to Boil Eggs in the Oven? Light, Fluffy and Easier to Peel

How to Boil Eggs in the Oven

It seems logical to hard-cook eggs in a pot of water — that’s how our moms, grandmas and their moms and grandmas have been doing it for centuries, right? While there’s something to be said for tradition, it may be time to bring your egg cooking into the 21 century by baking them in the oven. Oven-baked boiled eggs … Read more

How to Cook the Perfect Turkey? Moist and Delicious Slow-roasted Turkey

How to Cook the Perfect Turkey

The turkey is the center of attention in many tables. Don’t let cooking it intimidate you. Use this foolproof method to get the perfect turkey every time. So, you’ve got your bird defrosted. Now what? Don’t just pop it in the oven and hope it cooks. Follow these instructions to get the perfect, moist and … Read more