The Secret to Making Extra Crispy Roasted Potatoes

Extra Crispy Roasted Potatoes

This post is a combination of both a recipe and a how-to tip! Two for one! I’m going to teach you my secret for making extra crispy roasted potatoes – like REALLY CRISPY, not just sort of crispy – and in the process of doing so, I will also be sharing my recipe for Five

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The Easiest, No Mess Way to Make Corn on the Cob

easy corn on the cob

Here where I live in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, corn is EVERYWHERE this time of year. You can’t drive down the road without coming across a little farm stand that is selling sweet corn for really cheap (like 5 for $1). So, as a blog about seasonal eating, it was only inevitable that I would be posting

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5 Essential Food Preparation Tools Every Cook Needs

5 Essential Food Preparation Tools Every Cook Needs

You really don’t need a bunch of fancy equipment to prepare delicious food at home. There are a ridiculous number of kitchen gadgets on the market, most of them unnecessary! Personally, I try to avoid MOST tools that only do one job in the kitchen (think of the As Seen on TV type of stuff), since they take

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8 Types of Vinegar to Use in Cooking

Types of Vinegar to Use In Cooking

As a self-proclaimed foodie, I LOVE vinegar! This isn’t surprising since using different types of vinegar in cooking саn bе an easy way tо add depth of flavor to your dіѕhеѕ without adding unwanted calories (which is often hard to do). In fact, not only is vinegar low in calories, consuming it may have a number of possible

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Put the frying pan away! Fry bacon in the OVEN.

Why you should fry bacon in the oven

While I generally try to eat healthy, bacon is one of life’s little luxuries that I still like to enjoy in moderation. However, if you fry bacon in the oven it is a huge improvement over frying it in a pan. Ever since I discovered this method, I’ve been eating a lot more bacon (which

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