Silicone is a manmade polymer, but it’s not plastic. It’s more like rubber. What are the benefits of silicone kitchen tools and cooking utensils?
Food packages often have food date labels. They use such phrases as “used before,” expires on,” best by,” “best if used by,” “use by,” or “sell by” before the dates. As it turns out, consumers find these labels confusing.
Our society has become addicted to convenience in general and convenience food in particular. But is it really as convenient as it seems? Let’s look at products such as Tuna Helper™, Hamburger Helper™, and Chicken Helper™.
One of the best ways to go green is to cook at home. You’ll save money and not generate as much trash as eating out or fixing prepared foods. Does that seem scary? You can have a mouth-watering supper on the table in half an hour.
COVID-19 has changed our shopping habits. Eventually the pandemic will end, and we will return to some of our pre-pandemic habits. Some new habits, however, will become permanent. Some new habits have a good environmental impact and others appear catastrophic if we continue them.
You knew that food you cook from scratch is healthier and tastier than prepared food. But did you know that it can be almost as convenient? Here’s how to make soup that’s healthy, easy, and ready in no time.
If you cook, you cut stuff. Unless you’re willing to ruin your countertops, you need a cutting board. What is the best cutting board? Not too long ago, you had a choice only of what kind of wood to get. Then, plastic cutting boards came along, followed even more recently by bamboo. So how do you choose?