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Storing food without plastic

Plastics are a hot button issue, most Americans are aware that they are filling up our landfills, but not what to do instead. The short answer is, use as little as you can and recycle everything else. 1,943 more words

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Brownie Mix Recipe II

Making your own brownie mix comes with a lot of benefits. It saves you money, you can control exactly what you want in your mix, you can use a little for a small pan or a lot for a bake sale, you reduce the amount of packaging you put into the landfill, and  it can be packaged in jars as last minute gifts. 328 more words


Bread Crumbs & Why You Should Be Making Them

Bread crumbs are a widely used kitchen staple. While we’ve all bought them at some point or another, you might be surprised at just how easy they are to make at home, not to mention how much money you will save. 596 more words


6 Foods You Should Always Have In Your Pantry

Next up in our series of ‘Sandy’s Six‘ blog posts, Executive Chef Sandy DiGiovanni here at The Culinary Center of Kansas City, allows us a virtual peek into her home pantry.  457 more words

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Lifestyle Tips Tuesday: Pantry Essentials for the Home Chef

My grandmother is the kind of woman that could make something delicious out of anything. Give her a handful of ingredients and she’d give you a dish that would make you forget the last 20 restaurants you visited. 468 more words


Pickled Rainier Cherries

I’ve had an interesting two weeks!  The night before my had surgery (#7) I was up all night cooking.  I was determined to eat well during my recovery.   772 more words


Other pantry items

Depending on where you live, your pantry will vary to what I have listed above. Some may also be a foodie like me and have an array of things, which they have built up first such as items like these: 199 more words

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