10 Clever Kitchen Hacks

I spend a lot of time in my kitchen and am always looking for shortcuts for things. (Remind me to share how to get into Pomegranates later). So when I found this I HAD to share These are from the aptly named HouseholdHacker AbbieI’m an oil painter and photographer, who…

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Yellow Onion and Sprouting Garlic by MM Anderson

Chopping Onions in the Kitchen with Mom

Oh, how I wanted to help out in the kitchen when I was a little girl, but my mother absolutely hated to have anyone else around when she was cooking, especially for holiday meals. One Thanksgiving I begged to be allowed to help out by chopping up onions for the…

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The Empty Pitcher Poem

Task 601 Poem for the Empty Pitcher   The empty pitcher was on the table Made of glass it was now clear That it once held water is not a fable Now I need more of it I fear   To find fresh water is often hard to do This…

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Persian Pasta

It is said that need is the mother of inventions, but sometimes opportunity can be the inspiration of a fabulous product. I offer the story of Keiler’s Dundee Marmalade as an example. But I am getting off the track already. For the past few weeks every time I rummaged in…

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