How to: Cook Pasta the right way

How to: Cook Pasta the right way Ah pasta, we all know it and love it. But do we all know how to cook it properly? Pasta has been around for such a long time, every country has their own way of cooking it. I am sure an Italian Nona is yelling somewhere at people … Continue reading How to: Cook Pasta the right way

How to: Brown Mushrooms

How to: Brown Mushrooms How to: Brown Mushrooms The full-proof way to bring out maximum flavour. 1 cup mushrooms1 tsp salt1 tsp butter (or margarine) Slice your mushrooms.Heat up a frying pan, but do not add any butter or margarine yet.Add the mushrooms to the hot pan. Add the salt. Stir the mushrooms so that … Continue reading How to: Brown Mushrooms

Five Steps to Reduce Waste in the Kitchen

Five Steps to Reduce Waste in the Kitchen Food waste is something personal to me, I grew up poor and we were always told not to waste food, save plastic baggies and reuse them, wash glass bottles and reuse them for food storage and so on. Some things seem pretty obvious to do in terms … Continue reading Five Steps to Reduce Waste in the Kitchen