Spicing up your Cooking

One of my favorite things is spices. I love to mix and match and create flavors. Sometimes, I stumble upon the best things by just tossing different things together. Don’t be afraid of the array of seasonings in the spice aisle. It’s a gateway to tasting different styles and flavors of food. You can travel the world in your kitchen creating different flavors in your dishes.  Continue reading “Spicing up your Cooking”

Must Have Kitchen Items Vol. 1

Happy Friday! Whoop, whoop and it’s a holiday weekend! Well for some people… not me. I’ll try to forgive you folks that do have a holiday weekend. But jealousy is hard! And I just realized that it is now September. Where did the summer go? Went by in a blur.

As someone who cooks every day out of necessity and joy. I have a several items in my kitchen that I just can’t imagine not having after using them so much. I decide to share some of those for anyone looking for ideas of things to help make their kitchen life easier and more fun!

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Pantry Staples

Grocery shopping is my favorite. I love finding new things to try. Sometimes they are a winner, sometimes they aren’t but you never know if you don’t try. That’s one of the many fun things about cooking! And these days with online shopping, the possibilities open even farther for you. Just because you live in the middle of nowhere doesn’t mean you can’t try fun new items!

I have to order a few of my favorite pantry staples. There is a lot of options out there to find whatever your looking for. And the range of choices at the grocery store is always growing too. I always find something new or tempting to try out.

I’m excited to start my Friday Tips and Tricks section with some pantry staples. These are ingredients I always have on hand, and will show up in my recipes quite often. Here we go! Continue reading “Pantry Staples”