Category: Tips&Advice

How to Build Your Own Cutting Boar

How to Build Your Own Cutting Boar

Cutting boards are an essential part of any good cook’s kitchen. But what once was simply a utilitarian tool in the culinary enthusiast’s arsenal, devoted to protecting the valuable countertop, has now quickly become a piece of aesthetic focus in its own right. More and more, the cutting board serves not just as a ...

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The Coffee Nobody Talks Of

The Coffee Nobody Talks Of

Through the centuries, people have been obsessed with one drink: coffee. But what coffee means can vary from person, whether it’s the sugary flavored latte expertly poured by your local barista or a cup of instant brew hastily mixed before leaving your hotel room for the airport. It’s the drink we sip with friends, ...

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How to Get the Most Out of a Juicing Fast

How to Get the Most Out of a Juicing Fast

It was right about the time when my body was getting off the teen high and I was starting to put on some weight, that I saw the movie Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead. If you haven’t seen it then I encourage you to stop right now, go on Netflix, and watch it. I still believe it is one of the most interesting documentaries I ...

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How to Unclutter Your Kitchen

How to Unclutter Your Kitchen

…because my wife made me read Marie Kondo – The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Those of you who have been with us from the beginning know that in my family we have a problem: I like and want to try out absolutely every gadget there is, and my wife… wants me to stop. She wants me to stop not only because we spend a ...

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Sharpening Your Electric Knife’s Blade

Sharpening Your Electric Knife’s Blade

A dull knife is the bane of every cook’s existence. The thing to understand about electric knives is that their blades are not magical, they do not have special properties that other blades do not have. Most of them are serrated, indeed, but not all of them, and there are sharpening tools, stones and techniques for ...

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Bread Slicer Guides: Wood vs. Plastic

Bread Slicer Guides: Wood vs. Plastic

Bread lovers, you will appreciate this kitchen gadget. A Bread Slicer Guide is a simply designed tool to help you cut uniform slices of bread. A Bread Slicer Guide can also be helpful in maintaining the integrity of the shape of your bread. Mashed uneven slices are history with this simple tool. The question is this: ...

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Achieving a Barista Level Espresso

Achieving a Barista Level Espresso

I have a challenge for those of you who own an espresso machine but still think that their favorite coffee barista place makes a better coffee. Are you ready? "Imagine that you are the owner of such a shop, perhaps you are the owner of an entire chain of shops. Above all you need to be profitable or else you will go ...

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Soda Makers and Beyond

Soda Makers and Beyond

You could say that it all started with the at home espresso machine. Small, private manufacturers began to understand that many homeowners were willing to pay a little bit extra so that they could have complete control over some of their favorite indulgences. However, espresso machines have been on the market for a ...

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Pizza Now Comes at the Push of a Button

Pizza Now Comes at the Push of a Button

Fast food may be the quintessential American science but England seems to be beating us to the punch line with the development of a Hot Pizza Button. The move was made by Domino’s Pizza, who has created a pizza button which can communicate via Bluetooth with an application on your Smartphone to place an order for your ...

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