Archives for The Dark Side of the Fridge

If you want the truth, I'm hoping I'll be able to cull my first cookbook from these posts. They're all about the techniques that will help you put a tasty and reasonably healthy dinner on the table after a long day of work or whatever in a minimum of time. 

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I Have a Lot of Cookbooks

Every time I want to get a new cookbook, I can almost always predict my husband's response: "You don't use ...
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Six Reasons For Cooking Your Own Meals

A few weeks ago, I got a flyer in the mail for a home meal delivery service. This seems to ...
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Surviving the Grocery Store

We have a grocery store near us that we absolutely love, yet we generally refer to it as The Gates ...
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Menu Planning Made Easy

It's been a while since I've done a cooking blog post, but I'm still very interested in teaching folks how ...
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Organizing Your Kitchen

It has been a while since I've done a Dark Side of the Fridge (how to cook) post. But I'm ...
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Cooking with Wine

So last week, my kid asks me about cooking with wine. Namely, she was trying to figure out how to ...
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Timing Your Thanksgiving Dinner (a Dark Side of the Fridge Special)

Welcome back to my special series on how to cook a delicious Thanksgiving Dinner even if you've never done it ...
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Green Beans Amandine (A Dark Side of the Fridge Special)

Welcome back to my series on how to make your own delicious Thanksgiving Dinner, even if you've never done it ...
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A Mashed Potatoes Primer (A Dark Side of the Fridge Special)

Welcome back to my series on making your own delicious Thanksgiving Dinner, even if you've never done it before. If ...
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How to Make Soup for Thanksgiving (A Dark Side of the Fridge Special)

Welcome back to yet another installment in my special November series on how to make a delicious Thanksgiving Dinner even ...
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