Category Archives: hacks


First World Problems: Cooking

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This month for Our Growing Edge, which is being hosted by Jules from The Kiwi Diaries, I thought I would share my first world problems with you readers.  Jules is a bilingual traveling graphic designer that cooks every now and … Continue reading


A Limmerick and Pizza for Beth

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Beth, a red shoes blog reader was she Share pizza making tips was her plea My friend snapped shots While I cooked the pie So here’s a new post to Beth from me I am always open to requests/suggestions for … Continue reading


Kitchen Hack: Tasty Strategy

Generally in baking recipes will ask that you grease (spread a thin layer of butter or oil) and flour (dust with flour) a pan to avoid having the dish stick to the pan. What if you could also add flavor … Continue reading


Kitchen Hack: Crunch Restored

It seems inevitable…  Someone always forgets to clip the chips shut and they go stale.  Well you won’t have to toss them in the trash anymore… Hack #29: Crunch Restored Simply place the stale chips on a baking tray. Put … Continue reading


Kitchen Hack: Prettier Ice

Summers, picnics, outdoor dining…  These all have iced beverages in common.  How many time have you seen beautiful ice cubes in magazines that you think would look lovely in your next pitcher of lemonade or water? Hack #28: Pretty Ice … Continue reading