Stevia Plant


Stevia – A Natural and Healthy Sweetener   What is Stevia? Stevia (Stevia rebaudiana) is a species of shrub and herb native to the rain forests of Paraguay.  It is … Continued

Organizing Food Pantry

Stock Up On Staples

  Organization Tips for the Kitchen Pantry There is nothing worse than cooking and reaching for something in your pantry that you are sure you have and coming up empty-handed. … Continued

Stocking Your Kitchen Pantry

Stocking Your Kitchen Pantry – I have been asked these questions several time by readers. “How To Stock Your Kitchen Pantry?” and “What kinds of ingredients do I need to keep … Continued

Storing China Dishes

Storing China Dishes

Storing Fine China – Store Your Fine China for Ease of Use   If setting the Thanksgiving table was just too much trouble – or if you were relieved that … Continued

Storing Hard Boiled Eggs

  Question: We are preparing (and decorating) some hard-boiled Easter eggs in advance.  How long will they keep in the refrigerator and still be edible? Answer: Check out my article … Continued

Storing Raw Eggs

Storing Raw Eggs

Questions and Answers – Storing Raw Eggs   Question: I have just a quick concern.  I get my eggs from a friend who raises hen and there is no date … Continued

How to store table linens

Storing Table Linens

Covered Up in Tablecloths and Placemats? These Tips will get your Table Linens Finally Organized.   Author Lea Schneider, a columnist for What’s Cooking America, is a freelance writer and … Continued

Strateg for battling your grocery bill

Strategy for Battling Your Grocery Budget

    My food bill continues to rise – How about yours?   The food budget in our household is the largest of our variable expenses.  There are so many … Continued

Strawberry Hints and Tips Guide

What is the first thought that comes to your mind, when you think of strawberries? It is probably of a mouth-watering dessert of strawberries mixed with fresh cream?  There’s nothing … Continued

Thanksgiving Dinner Planning

Stress-Free Thanksgiving Dinner Planning Timeline

 How To Host Thanksgiving Dinner Stress Free Thanksgiving Dinner Planning Tips and Checklist It is that time of year again – It is time to begin your Thanksgiving Dinner planning. … Continued

Stuffing a Turkey

Stuffing a Turkey Properly and Safely

Stuffing a Turkey Properly and Safely U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service Washington, DC 20250 Consumer Education and Information     Stuffing a Turkey – To stuff … Continued

Types of Sugar

Sugar – Types of Sugar

    Sugar or sucrose, is a simple carbohydrate that occurs naturally in every fruit and vegetable in the plant kingdom.  It is the major product of photosynthesis, the process … Continued

Sun-Dried Tomato Basil Pesto with Almonds Recipe

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto with Almonds is a very flavorful twist on basil pesto.  Great to use on pizza, vegetable tarts, pasta, sandwiches, in omelets, or add to Italian-style soups. There … Continued

sweet potatoes

Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes are as American as apple pie!     Native Americans were growing sweet potatoes well before Columbus arrived.  By the 16th century, they were being cultivated in the southern … Continued

Sweet wine

Sweet Wines For The Holidays

During a recent lunch with St. Suprey CEO Emma Swain, we poured just as dessert arrived from a bottle of her winery’s pale yellow 2009 Moscato, a sweet yet elegant … Continued