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The Ultimate Caramel Apple

Photo: Cooking Classy Love Caramel apples? Me too! Who cares that December is almost upon us, I think caramel apples are always in season and these are the ultimate caramel apples. Brought to us by Cooking Classy you can find a recipe here. It is a fairly simple and straightforward recipe, but in order to recreate [...]

The Missing Links: Flags Left on the Lunar Surface

For Those That Like Reading on the Beach… And cannot possibly fathom the thought of your swimwear and book not matching perfectly. (Via Kottke) * Look At the Stupid Life You Could Be Leading TV ads try to show you the life you could be leading if you used their product. The only downside is that life is sometimes [...]

11 Country Stars and Their Cookbooks

1. Kitty Wells Country Kitchen Cookbook by Kitty Wells (1964) The Queen of Country Music published three volumes of cookery over thirty years. In addition to down-home delights like 7-Up Poundcake (which contains a full can of the soda), she also offered Tex-Mex and Hawaiian recipes. 2. Cooking With Kenny Rogers by Kenny Rogers (1987) Rogers was a [...]

Five legged frog saved from the pot

A frog in China was saved from the cooking pot when the chef noticed its unusual extra appendage. Frogs are a common food in China with frog leg soup …

The Most Common Cooking Mistakes

Cooking Light published a list of cooking mistakes that seems to be a powerful resource for novice cooks. The first few are exactly the mistakes my young daughters make. 1. You don’t taste as you go. 2. You don’t read the entire recipe before you start cooking. 3. You make unwise substitutions in baking. 4. You boil when you [...]

Itch’n Spoon

Itch’n Spoon – $9.95   Whether you are itch’n to get into the kitchen and cook something delicious or just plain itchy we have the perfect cooking spoon for you.  Behold the Itch’n Spoon from the NeatoShop. This beautiful bamboo spoon / backscratcher combo is nice and long for optimal access to those pesky hard to reach [...]

Not Your Momma’s Cookbooks (Part 3)

For someone who doesn’t like to cook (and who rarely cooks), I sure own a lot of cookbooks; I love seeing all the different foods that can be made. In my ventures through the cookbook aisles, I’ve noticed some with less-than-typical main ingredients, cooking methods, and themes. This weekend, I’m sharing with you a sampling [...]

Not Your Momma’s Cookbooks (Part 1)

For someone who doesn’t like to cook (and who rarely cooks), I sure own a lot of cookbooks; I love seeing all the different foods that can be made. In my ventures through the cookbook aisles, I’ve noticed some with less-than-typical main ingredients, cooking methods, and themes. This weekend, I’m sharing with you a sampling [...]

Foodies and Fantasy Novels-The Quest For New Recipes

When fantasy genre and food enthusiast Adam Bruski read the “A Game Of Thrones” novels by George R.R. Martin, he paid close attention to an aspect that i’m sure very few reading the books have even noticed-the amazing sounding recipes. So he has taken it upon himself to recreate the recipes, using only ingredients which [...]

Neanderthals cooked and ate vegetables

A new study has revealed that neanderthals were quite adept at cooking and eating vegetables. Detailed examinations of neanderthal remains from around…