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Can You Freeze Butter
Cuisine, Food Update

Can You Freeze Butter?

It’s amazing how many different online searches may result from something as easy as going to Costco. This time, it was the enormous package of butter that got the better of me. When I arrived back at my house, I noticed that I had bought an excessive quantity of the item, but it wasn’t until […]

heavy cream
Cuisine, Food Update

Best Heavy Cream Substitutes

Baking is typically approached as a game of replacements in our homes, despite the fact that some people consider baking to be a science. We Southerners are nothing if not resourceful; when we’re short of a certain component, we find out a way to work around it and make do with what we have. Heavy […]

Why You Should Always Buy Both Canned Milks
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Why You Should Always Buy Both Canned Milks

It’s a minefield out there with canned milk. Even if you are aware of the distinction between evaporated milk and sweetened condensed milk, it is shockingly simple to buy the incorrect kind of milk by accident. Don’t get me wrong—I have nothing but affection for both of them. While evaporated milk excels in all kinds […]

Why you should save mashed potato water
Cuisine

Why you should save mashed potato water?

When it comes to making mashed potatoes, everyone has their own particular method that they like best. Possibly you want a variant that is more rustic with the skins left on or with a few bits dispersed all throughout. It’s possible that you won’t stop working on those potatoes until they’re completely smooth and pureed […]

How much water to drink on a hot day
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How much water to drink on a hot day?

Rejoice, because the sun has at long last begun to shine. The danger of being very dehydrated is increased when there is a lot of sunlight. It’s likely that you’re experiencing much more thirst than usual because of the warm weather, especially if you’ve been working from home in the garden, perspiring heavily on your […]

When to plant tomatoes for the best harvest
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When to plant tomatoes for the best harvest

The majority of gardeners that I know like conversing about tomatoes; topics that are often discussed include preferred tomato varieties, methods for warding off pests, optimal staking procedures, and how to grow the most nutritious and flavorful plants possible. The quantity of information that is accessible may seem to be excessive to someone who is […]

Do ant steps attract more ants
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Do ant steps attract more ants?

Every year around this time, as my house doors open, we begin to subsist on the fresh air of spring through our window screens, and the kids feast on watermelon and popsicles on a daily basis (attracting many a tiny six-legged invader), I wonder: Is it true that stepping on ants attracts more ants? In […]

Why You Should Try Slicing Hot Dogs Before Grilling
Cuisine

Why You Should Try Slicing Hot Dogs Before Grilling

An American summer isn’t complete without a good hot dog, and that’s just the way it is. The majority of the events that take place over the season seem insufficient without them. As the temperature climbs, they have become an almost essential component of Fourth of July festivities, ball games, and pool parties held all […]