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  • How to Find Vegan and Vegetarian Food on the Road

    For the average wanderer, traveling to a new part of the world offers the exciting (and sometimes traumatizing) opportunity to try new regional dishes. While travel can provide many tasty experiences, finding foods for specialized diets on the road can be a daunting challenge. Fortunately for vegetarian and vegan travelers, there are numerous resources available […]

    How to Fill a Bundt Cake

    The Bundt cake pan was invented by H. David Dalquist of the bakeware company called Nordic Ware (1). Throughout the 20th century and even today, the Bundt cake is still a popular concoction for many types of occasions, from birthdays to family picnics. However, if you want a “nouveau” Bundt cake, why not try filling […]

    How to Make Baby Food

    It is surprisingly easy to make your own baby food. More importantly, you know exactly what the ingredients are, so you can be sure your baby is not ingesting sugars and preservatives. After the commonly prescribed cereals, a baby should be introduced to vegetables. Vegetables such as squash, sweet potatoes and carrots are all excellent […]

    How to Decorate a Cake with Real Flowers

    Fresh flowers on a lovely frosted cake make a romantic and elegant statement. Currently a popular way to decorate a wedding cake, many home bakers are also using flowers to make their everyday cakes extra attractive. Most likely no one is going to want to eat large amounts of flowers, still, make sure all the […]

    How to Drink Absinthe where to Buy Absinthe where can you Drink Absinthe Absinthe Bars Absinthe

    I had the pleasure of having authentic absinthe for the first time recently at Bar Marsella; one of the oldest bars in Barcelona, Spain. The bar claims to have been a favorite watering hole for artists such as Dali, Picasso, and Heminway. This bar is known for it’s absinthe and it’s serving methods are considered […]

    How to Choose the right Wine Glass for Serving Wine

    There are a dazzling array of wine glasses on the market with many variations of styles and sizes.  They are all designed to enhance the experience of bringing out the flavors and aromas of wines so that the wine drinker can have the most complete experience of savoring the wine.  There are three basic parts […]

    How to Decorate Christmas Cookies

    The best way to decorate Christmas cookies is to let the kids decorate them. Kids love to decorate cookies and they come up with some pretty creative ways to do it. It lets them be active in the holiday baking. They get the biggest smiles on their faces and pride in their voices when they […]

    How to Choose Wine

    As any handyman will tell you, it is important to choose the right tool for the right job.  This is actually good advice for choosing wine.   Whether walking down the aisle of your local supermarket or reading through a wine list in a restaurant, it can be quite a challenge to choose a wine that […]

    How to Cook Chickpeas

    I love chickpeas, despite their sad reputation – my parents used to think of them as ‘war food’, like Jerusalem artichokes, broad beans and others, which in fact should have been celebrated for being easy to grow, nutritious and tasty. My father, now in his 90s, still recalls ‘breaking his teeth’ on these ‘horrible little […]

    How to Buy Healthy Food on a Budget

    It is important to eat healthy food to live better and longer.  A lot of people are on a budget nowadays, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t eat in a way that is good for your body.  Consider the following money saving strategies. Consider wholesale clubs and other discount stores Many of the wholesale […]