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A home is more than just a place to rest your head at night. It's a warm and happy place that you can open up to friends and family to enjoy special occasions, holidays or just a delicious meal for no reason at all! The kitchen is an especially important part of home entertainment - it's where all the food prep and cooking takes place, which is usually a centerpiece of any get-together. Inviting a group of guests over for dinner always sounds like a very good time - but...

Summer calls for relaxed evenings at home with loved ones and enjoying simple, delicious food. If you love to cook, you might want to spend your time in the kitchen chatting while you whip up something easy and fresh to pair with the summer heat, such as the below healthy dip recipes. Healthy dips, served with fresh veggies, cut pita bread or corn chips, are a versatile favorite. Perfect for 'foodies' or even for those with dietary restrictions, you can choose the added ingredients and create flavorful concoctions with a...

While not new to the market, baking products such as silicone baking mats, food covers and silicone oven mitts are still relatively new to most home cooks. These brightly colored alternatives to more traditional paper, fabric, metal or glass products are incredibly useful to have around – not to mention fun to use! Seeing how thin and flexible the materials are, you may have concerns about whether silicone oven mitts will be able to protect your hands successfully (they will), or whether the silicone mats or muffin cups will react with...

Keeping kitchens sparkly clean can feel like a full time job, and without the right tools and tips for the job – it certainly can be! If you’re in the mood for spring cleaning or just looking for some useful ideas, check out these quick kitchen cleaning hacks that will save you time, effort and energy. In the Fridge Refrigerators are notorious for being a hotbed of funkiness, and the time required to tear apart the different shelves and get them wiped down, and then replace all of the different items...

"I cook with wine, sometimes I even add it to the food." ~ W. C. Fields Wine adds flavor and aroma to a wide variety of foods, from tender asparagus to crisp roast chicken. When cooking with wine, you can make dishes taste sweeter or more acidic. You can even add a French or Spanish twist to simple vegetable medleys. Here are the first steps to your next culinary masterpiece: Decide What You Want to Cook with Wine Wine can be used to marinate food in place of another liquid such...

You don't have to spend years in restaurant kitchens to cook like a chef. With a few effective techniques and tricks in your repertoire (aka... cooking hacks), you'll create better meals, save time and have less cleanup every time you cook. 25 Cooking Hacks: Crisp and refresh chopped vegetables and fresh herbs by keeping them in ice water for one hour. Water loss makes veggies go limp, a phenomenon exacerbated by dry refrigerator air. Turgor pressure, or the pressure of intracellular water in plants, enables water uptake in herbs and...

One of the joys of cooking is being able to sample a variety of cuisines from around the globe. If you’re cooking for a crowd, or if you have a picky eater or two in your family, one great way to sample these flavors is with good, old-fashioned simple homemade pizza recipes. Just switch up the toppings and voilà: You’ve created something unique.The best part is homemade pizza recipes infinitely produce better tasting and much healthier than take-out from your local pizza joint, and making it is much easier than...

If you want to take your cooking to the next level, master these indispensable food preparation techniques. They're part of every great chef's approach to classic cuisine, and you owe it to yourself to give them a try. Here's everything you need to know about searing, deglazing, poaching and how and why to make a roux, all made step-by-step simple. Food Preparation Technique #1 Searing: There’s a good reason to sear meat before you add it to your recipe: searing makes the meat taste richer and adds a tantalizing flavor...

Owning a home is not much different from owning a car, at certain milestones of your ownership there are tasks that the manufacturer recommends that you complete. For a car, it’s changing the oil, replacing filters, checking out the brakes and tires and even changing out hoses. Getting these tasks completed on a regular basis will keep you from landing on the side of the road without wheels, and the same goes for your home maintenance. While these tasks can be tedious, they are critical to ensuring that your home continues...

The easiest way to lose weight and improve your overall health is to make simple, healthy food swaps. You’ll still feel full and the way you eat will hardly change, but because you’ve made the conscious effort to switch fatty, processed foods for healthy, low calorie, low fat foods, you’ll soon see the weight drop off. Read on for some super simple healthy food swaps that you can start building into your diet today.  Full Fat for Half Fat or No Fat It’s probably the most obvious swap you could...