Cream Cheese Frosting

Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

Cream Cheese Frosting is an easy-to-make frosting recipe.  I know you can buy ready-made frosting mixes at the grocery store, but why when you can whip it up fresh and flavorful … Continued

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

Creme Fraiche piled into blue bowl

Creme Fraiche Recipe

Creme Fraiche is pronounced “krem fresh.”  It is a thick and smooth heavy cream with a wonderfully rich and velvety texture that is widely used in France, where the cream is … Continued

Creme Fraiche vs. Clotted Cream vs. Devonshire Cream

Question: Could you tell me what the difference is between clotted cream and creme fraiche?   It doesn’t sound like there is much difference, other than country of origin. Thanks … Continued

Organizing Snacks

Crisp Ideas for Organizing Snacks

Organizing Snacks in the Pantry Photo Credit from Country Living Quick quiz: How can you tell it is summer? Someone is standing in front of the pantry door yelling, “There … Continued

Culinary Lavender

Culinary Lavender

Culinary Lavender is an incredibly versatile herb for cooking.  In today’s upscale restaurants, fresh edible flowers are making a comeback as enhancements to both the flavor and appearance of food. … Continued

daikon radish

Daikon Radish

  Daikon Radish – The word Daikon actually comes from two Japanese words:  dai (meaning large) and kon (meaning root).  Daikon is is root vegetable said to have originated in … Continued

DIeting Hints and tips

Daily Calorie Goals

  Learn to Identify Your Daily Calorie Goal   Photo shows one (1) pound of fat – this is what 1 pound of fat looks like in your body!  Imagine … Continued

Dark Chocolate Is Healthy Chocolate

  The Best Medical News In Ages! Studies in prestigious scientific journals say dark chocolate is healthy chocolate Dark Chocolate – not white chocolate or milk chocolate – is good … Continued

round cake decorated with red and white roses sitting in a box

Decorating with Buttercream Frosting

Decorating with Buttercream Frosting – Questions and Answers There are many versions of Buttercream Frosting.  Some are made with eggs and all butter.  Some varieties, you have to cook your sugar … Continued

Definition Of Coulis

Questions and Answers – Definition of Coulis   Question: I love your web page.  I do have one question.  Do you know how to make apple coulis and banana coulis? … Continued

Dehydrated Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Questions and Answers – How to re-dehydrate sun-dried tomatoes   Question: I have looked all over for this information.  I bought dehydrated sun-dried tomatoes.  I am making a recipe tonight … Continued

Desperate For Cluttered Kitchen Help

  Dear Organizer: It’s a nightmare!  My friend’s cabinets are so jammed with things that I don’t even know where to begin and how to get her organized.  I have … Continued

Dieting Hints And Tips

Weight Loss Resources If you have the courage to begin, you have the courage to succeed!     Photo shows one (1) pound of fat – this is what 1 … Continued