12 Essential Chili Peppers for Mexican Cooking

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If there is one vegetable that is a staple of Mexican cuisine it would have to be the Chili Pepper. It’s amazing the range of chili peppers you can use, and the best part is that once you start using them you’ll want to experiment with them in other recipes. Today, we are taking the […]

Organizing Your Recipes

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Ever have a recipe that you just can’t seem to find? We do too! Here are a few tips on organizing your recipes that are sure to help. Add these to your recipe box as well… Tips for Organizing your Refrigerator Kitchen Organizing Ideas: Pantry Tips for Organizing Pots and Pans

Tips for Organizing Pots and Pans

10 Easy Tips for Organizing Pots and Pans on PocketChangeGourmet.com

Well here we are on our fourth week already of Organized Kitchens, how are you doing with organizing? I know we’ve been busy and it’s already made a big difference in our routines. We started off this journey knowing that for us this week’s project – Organizing Pots and Pans –  would be the most involved […]

Tips for Organizing your Refrigerator

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Here we are on our third week already of Organized Kitchens. We have tackled the Pantry and the Spices. I am absolutely loving our new Spice drawer with all the clearly marked and organized spices. Today we are tackling the Refrigerator. I’m sure you have been there a time or two – you open the […]

How to Organize Spices

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We are tackling our Kitchen and getting it organized. Last week we shared lots of ideas for you to get your Pantry Organized. Today we are working on the Spices. Our spice cupboard was well…a disaster…organized chaos is maybe a better term. But now, the Spices are Organized – easy to find which saves us time and […]

Kitchen Organizing Ideas: Pantry

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Often at the beginning of a new year, we are all in need of getting organized. I’m not sure if it’s because we have had a full year of letting things get cluttered, or it’s just a great time to focus on catching up. In an effort to get ourselves organized, we thought you may like […]

How to Freeze Mashed Potatoes

Be one step ahead! Prepare your Mashed Potatoes ahead, freeze and have them ready for your holiday dinner! Learn How to Freeze Mashed Potatoes! Pin to your Holiday Board!

The holidays can be overwhelming, especially if you are hosting a big dinner. But if you have a few special tricks in your back pocket, like how to freeze Mashed Potatoes, the holidays can be much easier than you think.  Add these to your recipe box as well… Mashed Potato & Stuffing Patties | Thanksgiving […]

How to Freeze Leftover Canned Pumpkin

Leftover pumpkin? Did you know you can freeze it? Come on over and learn how or PIN to your Kitchen Tip Board for later!

I don’ t know about you but I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve made a recipe with canned pumpkin that call for less than a full can of pumpkin filling. Then placing the partially used can in the refrigerator with a full intention of using the remaining pumpkin in another recipe later. […]

The Definitive Guide to Apples and their Uses

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While there are literally thousands of apple varieties grown throughout the world, your average grocer will normally have only a handful of varieties on hand at any one time. And even during Fall the local orchards will average around a dozen varieties suited to the local climate. So while it would be impractical and incredibly […]

How to Care for Cutting Boards

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We love sharing recipes with you every week that are delicious and easy on your pocketbook, yet we would be remiss if we failed to share other money saving kitchen tips that we have learned over the years. Some of them definitely have been learned the hard way. One such lesson is that saving money is all […]