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Kitchen Tips & Tricks

Who doesn’t love a good kitchen tip? Here are a few of my favorite time saving kitchen tricks.

From How to Freeze and Reheat Pancakes and Waffles, How to Decrystalize Honey to baking the perfect baked potatoes or homemade buttermilk substitutes you’ll find plenty of creative ways to save a few minutes in the kitchen.

Easy Homemade Croutons

Easy Homemade Croutons

Come learn how to make these easy homemade croutons! Who needs expensive bags of store-bought ones when you can make your own croutons exactly how you like them. Click HERE to save these instructions for how to make Easy Homemade Croutons to Pinterest! With spring (YAY) salad season arriving shortly, learning how to make croutons is …

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How to Freeze Spinach - 4 Easy Ways

How to Freeze Spinach

Have you ever wondered if you can freeze fresh spinach? Well, you can! Freezing spinach is really simple, and handy if you would like to have extra vegetables stored in your freezer. Come learn all about the 4 different ways I like to freeze spinach and several ideas for what to make with frozen spinach! …

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How to Temper Chocolate

How to Temper Chocolate

Learning how to temper chocolate properly is essential when you want to make homemade candies, such as truffles or chocolate bark. Follow this how-to for all you need to know about tempering chocolate. Save these instructions for How to Temper Chocolate to Pinterest! Tempering Chocolate Because it is almost Valentine’s Day, I thought I’d share this …

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Perfect Homemade Bacon Bits

Homemade bacon bits are super easy to make at home, and way better tasting than store-bought! You can enjoy them atop salads, soups, wraps, and more! Save this recipe for Perfect Homemade Bacon Bits to Pinterest! Homemade Bacon Bits Recipe I had a couple girl friends over a while back for dinner when the kids …

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How to Separate Eggs

How to Separate Eggs

Learning how to separate eggs is important if you want to bake angel food cakes, macarons, macaroons, meringues, and more. It’s an important kitchen skill you’re about to master. Click HERE to save this tutorial on How to Separate Eggs! Separating Egg Yolks From Whites Sometimes you might come across a recipe that requires eggs plus …

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How to Sharpen Knives

Today I wanted to share some tips for how to sharpen knives – just in time for the upcoming holidays so you can have nice, sharp (and safe!) knives to prepare all of your holiday meals with. Don’t forget to scroll all the way through, because I’m also offering a great giveaway to win your own KitchenIQ Smart …

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3 Tips for Perfectly Roasted Cauliflower

How to Roast Cauliflower

Roasted cauliflower is an incredibly easy side dish perfect for the fall and winter season. Roasting cauliflower, rather than boiling or steaming, adds a delicious nutty flavor that when paired with a little bit of olive oil, salt, and pepper is perfect in its simplicity. If you want to get a little bit fancy, you can …

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How to Make Citrus Sugar

How to Make Lemon Sugar

This homemade lemon sugar is great for rimming cocktail glasses, dressing up baked goods, flavoring marinades, and more! Click HERE to save this recipe for Lemon Sugar! Homemade Lemon Sugar Recipe Lemon sugar is incredibly easy to make and can add that extra special touch to a lot of recipes. Citrus curd, such as orange …

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How to Freeze Kale - tips and kale recipe ideas

How to Freeze Kale

Can you freeze kale? Absolutely! This post breaks down exactly how to freeze kale four different ways, depending on how you’ll want to use the frozen kale. With a little organization, you can easily freeze kale for use in smoothies or other recipes that don’t require kale to be fresh. It is way easier than …

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3 Simple Salad Dressing Recipes: Creamy Balsamic, Honey Mustard, and Lemon Garlic

Learn how to make three of my favorite Simple Salad Dressing Recipes: Creamy Balsamic, Honey Mustard, and Lemon Garlic. Each takes less than five minutes to make and is full of flavor! Save these 3 Simple Salad Dressing Recipes to Pinterest! Simple Salad Dressings Homemade salad dressing is so simple to make yourself. It only takes a few minutes to combine the ingredients needed for a delicious dressing that …

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