Monthly Archives: March 2015

Tips and Tricks to Save You Time in the Kitchen

Tips and Tricks to Save You Time in the Kitchen

Courtesy of: ELLICSR Kitchen

Learn these tips and tricks that make cooking and food preparation in the kitchen easier.

Use a melon baller to remove seeds or the core from fruit

Tips and Tricks to Save You Time in the Kitchen

@TrixolaGeo tweets: “I use a melon baller to remove the core of halved apples and pears”. This works really well and is much safer than using a knife.

Use a damp cloth to prevent the cutting board from moving

Tips and Tricks to Save You Time in the Kitchen

@Scatteredmom tweets: “Put a damp cloth under your cutting board to keep it from scooching”. This is a very important tip to help secure your cutting board in place while you are chopping ingredients.

Freeze ginger before grating

Tips and Tricks to Save You Time in the Kitchen

@andreasoundgirl tweets: “Did you know it’s easier to grate ginger if it’s been in the freezer”. Peeling and freezing your ginger ahead of time does make it easier to grate afterwards.

Put a marshmallow in the bottom of an ice cream cone to prevent dripping

Tips and Tricks to Save You Time in the Kitchen

@mindthecompany tweets: “stuff a marshmallow in the bottom of an ice cream cone to stop drips!”. Putting a marshmallow in the opening of an ice cream helps to absorb the melted ice cream keeping it from dripping and making a mess. Great tip!

To chop herbs, put herbs in a mug and use a scissor

Tips and Tricks to Save You Time in the Kitchen

Christy’s food hack for a perfect fine chop of herbs: Use scissors to cut the herbs up in a mug, works every time.

To avoid sugar, use a carrot to add a sweet taste to tomato sauce

Tips and Tricks to Save You Time in the Kitchen

Geremy suggests adding a carrot instead of sugar to your tomato sauce to add that perfect touch of sweetness.

Water Absorber Kit: Water Absorbers for your Home

Water Absorber

Water Absorbers control liquids and can help prevent permanent water damage in the home. They can be used to block water from entering through the garage, basement, windows and doors. It can also be used to prevent water spillage from … read more

Baby Car Shade: Your Baby’s Delicate Skin VS the Sun

Baby Car Shade

Sunlight is essential for life on earth. It allows plants to grow, plays an integral role in the water cycle and allows humans to see during the day. In fact, it even provides nutrition in the form of Vitamin D. … read more