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How to Preserve Fresh Herbs for Later

Best for: Hardy herbs like rosemary, sage, oregano and thyme Keep:  Freeze for up to 6 months Use: Melt 1 or 2 cubes directly in a skillet to add more flavor to sautéed meat or veggies or thaw in a … Continue reading

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Coconut Milk meets Pasta

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
I have NEVER found a recipe that calls for a whole can of coconut milk, have you? I often freeze the leftover milk, as it can last two to three months. I…

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For Better Pasta

After you’ve drained your pasta and its still hot, grate a little fresh Parmesan on top, wait a few seconds and then toss it with your sauce. The cheese will melt directly on the pasta which will give your sauce … Continue reading

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Prevention in the Kitchen

Make potholders   & tablecloths unstainable: Spray new potholders & tablecloths with spray starch. This will prevent greasy stains and keep them looking like new. Reapply starch after laundering.  Prevent refrigerator odors: Place an uncovered cup of baking soda in … Continue reading

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Prevention in the Kitchen

• Make potholders & tablecloths unstainable: Spray new potholders & tablecloths with spray starch. This will prevent greasy stains and keep them looking like new. Reapply starch after laundering. • Prevent refrigerator odors: Place an uncovered cup of baking soda … Continue reading

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