• Perfect Sliced Strawberries

    Slicing strawberries for cakes, pies or other desserts can seem like a tedious chore that leaves your fingers stained pink. Here's a simple tip using a common kitchen gadget . . . Cut the stem off the strawberries first, place them in the egg slicer, gently press down. This does not work on strawberries that have been refrigerated, under-ripe, or frozen, as it will break your egg slicer. This works best on ripe berries that are room temperature.


    DICED

    To Dice strawberries easily, slice them in one direction (see above) pick up the entire strawberry, rotate it 180 degrees and slice it again. Voila- easy diced strawberries!
    Comments 3 Comments
    1. Thalanaya's Avatar
      Thalanaya -
      Too easy! Why didn't I think of that?
    1. Nycky's Avatar
      Nycky -
      Love it! Such a simple thing but never would have thought of doing it.
    1. PamRoey's Avatar
      PamRoey -
      Why didn't I think of this? It's perfect.
  • Keep Reading . . .

    DIY Flower Pot Heater
    DIY Flower Pot Heater


    Power go out unexpectedly in your area? Here's a very simple, dirt cheap homemade heater made out of Flower pots and tealights that you can put together in under 5 minutes flat- and here's the kicker, It Actually WORKS.


    Natural Disaster Meal Plans
    Natural Disaster Meal Plans


    Figuring out what to make for dinner is hard enough, but what if you have a natural disaster to contend with & you still need to feed the family? Here are several ideas to get you started


    Make Your Own MRE’s (Meals Ready to Eat)
    Make Your Own MRE’s (Meals Ready to Eat)


    MRE'S can be expensive to purchase, learn how to make your own emergency Meals Ready to Eat for your family, learn which items have the longest shelf life and how to store the homemade, do it yourself MRE's