Baking

Recipes Every College Student Should Know

Recipes Every College Student Should Know

It’s back to school time and that also means back to college time.  Equipping your college student with the fundamentals can be daunting.  You wonder if they will have all of the skills they need to live on their own.  You also wonder if they will be eating on ramen and anything that they can(…)

Amish Cooking

Amish Cooking

We live near Amish Country.  The craftsmanship and cooking are amazing!  We enjoy venturing out to a nearby Amish Village “attraction” every now and again for the day to go shopping and, well, simply to eat the down home cooking of the Amish.  If I ever had a personal chef, I would want that chef(…)

Ridiculous Fun with No-Bake Crispy Rice Treats

Ridiculous Fun with No-Bake Crispy Rice Treats

I don’t know about your house, but crispy rice treats are always a treat at mine and they never last long.  In some instances,  I think they would rather have a crispy rice cake for celebrations and birthdays rather than a cake.  This is no longer a challenge thanks to Treat Yourself by Jessica Siskin,(…)

Meet Jasmine:  Master Chef Junior Winner!

Meet Jasmine: Master Chef Junior Winner!

What has been your culinary history? When did you start cooking? My culinary history is my family. My mom’s side of family loves to cook southern food, that just warms you inside. Whereas my father’s side of the family cooks a lot of Jamaican food, and exotic dishes. And I guess the both came together(…)

Meet Even from #MasterChefJunior

Meet Even from #MasterChefJunior

Who or what was your inspiration to start cooking? I always loved watching cooking shows and YouTube, and whenever there were parties food would be a central idea. At what age did you start cooking? What was your initial experience like? I started cooking when I was 9. I was the best microwave pesto egg(…)

Master Chef Junior – Where Are They Now – Dara (season 1)

Master Chef Junior – Where Are They Now – Dara (season 1)

Meet another Master Chef Junior participant and see what she is doing now.  Dara was the runner up on season 1. What season of MasterChef Junior did you appear on? I was the runner-up on season one of MasterChef Junior What was the greatest take-away you had from your appearance on the show? The show(…)