How to Present Food Beautifully – Every Time
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How to Present Food Beautifully – Every Time

“It will all get mixed up in your tummy anyway,” is the go-to phrase for folks presenting less-than-appealing-looking food at the table. And some pretty dicey-looking concoctions can indeed taste great while looking less than appealing. A beautiful presentation is almost as important as great flavor. Wonderful-looking food elicits oohs and aahs of pleasure even…

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Top Kitchen Gadgets and Appliance Upgrades for 2021
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Top Kitchen Gadgets and Appliance Upgrades for 2021

Kitchens are a vital part of every home. Ovens, refrigerators, sinks, and cupboards come standard. However, in addition to your ability and willingness to cook, making the most of your kitchen ultimately depends on the gadgets, utensils, and additional appliances you own. Coupled with the fact we’re spending more time in our kitchens than ever due to…

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7 Small Appliances I Can Replace with My Blendtec

I get a lot of offers to review various products. Honestly, I turn a lot of them down and I accept the ones that I think would be genuinely useful or interesting to Life Your Way readers, even if I don't plan to keep the review item. But when I got an email from Blendtec…

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5 Bread-baking Essentials for Your Kitchen
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5 Bread-baking Essentials for Your Kitchen

Bread baking is not rocket science. The loaves of bread displayed in shops and you regularly eat don’t happen in one snap. In fact, bread baking is one of the most elaborate preparations to pull through, especially if you don’t have enough baking experience. While passion for baking can be a driving force for success,…

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Storing bulk food the (easy? cheap? green?) way

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: Buying food in bulk and preserving from your garden and farmer's markets is as an awesome way to save money and capture maximum nutrition, but there's even one more reason to love those frugal habits: they reduce waste and help save the earth, too. A 25-pound…

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Forget the Double Boiler; Try This Instead!
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Forget the Double Boiler; Try This Instead!

A double boiler is one of those pieces of kitchen equipment that I've just never been able to bring myself to buy. It's not that I don't need one from time to time, especially around Christmas and Valentine's Day, but that melting chocolate or assembling a cream sauce without a double boiler is so very…

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Shopping for Kitchen Appliances
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Shopping for Kitchen Appliances

Cooking food in the kitchen is very time consuming and tedious when all the work is done manually. Hence, many people prefer to purchase kitchen appliances like food processors, juicers, blenders, choppers, and smoothie makers, which reduce the time and effort required for preparing food and beverages in the kitchen. While there are many kitchen…

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Gardening for Beginners and Fall Planning

The following post is from Shaina of Food for My Family and Olmanson Photography: Last week, Jessica shared five sources to find produce when you don't grow your own, so I thought I'd follow up with a few things you can do know if you do grow your own or are planning to in the…

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Top Tips to Grill Like a Pro This Summer
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Top Tips to Grill Like a Pro This Summer

Summer means bringing out your barbecue gear and having a lazy afternoon of fun and food, grilling with your best friends. This way, you also get a chance to brush up on your outdoor cooking skills. Getting all things together and organizing the barbecue is half the fun. Although not difficult, many people get overwhelmed…

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Aluminum cookware guide: the pros & cons
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Aluminum cookware guide: the pros & cons

In the evolution of time, with the advancement of technology, there has been an improvement from women's hairdressing materials to cooking utensils. At one time, earthenware was the only recourse for cooking utensils. People could not imagine cooking without earthenware. Now in the modern era, civilization has improved. People have learned to use different metals…

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