Category: Baking Tools

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Instant Pot Beef and Barley Soup

I’m really picky about my kitchen gadgets. My main criteria is, If it doesn’t make things easier, what is the point?  I’ve looked at gadgets that have so many pieces and parts and blades and covers, that it would take an hour just to wash all that stuff, let alone put it...

Various Baking Pans 6

Is Aluminum Safe for Cooking?

Is Aluminum Safe for Cooking? You can find numerous articles on what type of pan you should use to bake cakes. I can tell you, I’ve used them all – old, new, black, silver, glass, cheap, expensive . . . and I’ve made nice cakes with all of them. But they’re all...

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Best Buy: Instant Pot

Do you have a list of kitchen tools or gadgets that you wish you had? Though I’ve stocked my kitchen with some great tools, there are gaps as well.  Lately, I’ve been eyeing the new Instant Pots that are advertised everywhere.  I have a standard pressure cooker, and it still works fine,...

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Indoor Herb Garden Kit

Spring has sprung here in Colorado!  It’s an old adage that you avoid planting or moving plants outside until after Mother’s Day, so we’re in the process of preparing our plants to be moved back outside.  My Indoor Herb Garden is ready for some real sun, but it’s been producing lots of...