Cream of Tartar

Cream of Tartar

Question: (1)  Does cream of tartar go stale or lose it’s effectiveness with age? (2)  If you do not have cream of tartar, is there a substitute?  I am baking … Continued

Cream Types and Definitions

    What is cream- Are you confused about the different types of cream available? Let us help you with this guide of cream types and definitions. Cream is a dairy … Continued

Evaporated Milk vs. Regular Milk

Questions and Answers – Evaporated Milk vs. Regular Milk   Question: Can you substitute regular liquid milk (actually I would use soy milk) for evaporated milk in a baking recipe? … Continued

Types of Flour

Flour Types – Different Types of Flours

Different Types of Flours Flour A-Z – Everything you need to know about flour from all-purpose to Whole Wheat and every flour type in-between. Learn to choose the right flour for your … Continued

Freezing Whipped Cream

  Questions and Answers – Freezing Whipped Cream   Question: I have some whipped, sweetened cream left over – can I freeze it.  Thanks  – Carolyn Wallace (12/14/01)   Answers: … Continued

Homemade Marshmellows

Gelatin Cooking Tips

Using Gelatin In Your Cooking   Homemade Marshmallows – just one of the many delicious recipes using gelatin.   Granulated gelatin or powdered gelatin, gelatin sheets, or instant gelatin can … Continued

Homemade Mincemeat

Grandma Miller’s Homemade Mincemeat Recipe

Grandma Miller’s Homemade Mincemeat recipe was shared with me by Joy Chowning of Oregon.  Joy says, “This is my great grandma Miller’s recipe for homemade mincemeat.  This recipe is highly sought out by … Continued

Homemade Mincemeat

Grandma Myer’s Homemade Mincemeat Recipe

This is the truly old-fashion type of homemade mincemeat that is actually made with meat in it.  This is my grandmother’s recipe for mincemeat.  My mother always made this homemade … Continued

Homemade Mincemeat

Grandma’s Homemade Mincemeat Recipe

This is truly an old-fashion homemade mincemeat recipe that is actually made with meat in it.  Unfortunately, most people have never tasted a true old-fashioned mincemeat pie (also called mince … Continued

Green Tomato Mincemeat

Green Tomato Mincemeat Recipe

Green Tomato Mincemeat Recipe – Mock Mincemeat This wonderful old-fashioned Green Tomato Mincemeat recipe is by Elsie, a wonderful woman who went to our church.  She made the most delicious … Continued

Pound Cake

How To Bake Pound Cake

Questions and Answers – How To Bake Pound Cake   Question: I used to be able to make the prettiest pound cakes, but over the last two years, it is … Continued

Types of Sugar

How To Soften Brown Sugar

Questions and Answers – How To Soften Brown Sugar     Question: I have a question that I can not remember the answer to.  How do you soften up hardened … Continued

How To Substitute Buttermilk

Questions and Answers – Buttermilk Substitution   Question: I am from the U.S.A., but I am living in a small town in Sweden for six months and the supermarkets do … Continued

How To Substitute Whole Wheat Flour

Questions And Answers – How To Substitute Whole Wheat Flour     Question: How do I substitute whole wheat flour for white flour?  Does the baking time vary?  Do I … Continued


Kamut – An Ancient Grain Rediscovered

Wheat-Free Food – Kamut and Chickpea Salad Recipe By Charlotte Bradley Check out all of Charlotte Bradley’s Healthy Lifestyles columns.   Kamut (pronounced kah-MOOT) is an ancient grain closely related … Continued