How to Gracefully Dine alone

22 Jun , 2016 Recipes

Dining alone can be almost as traumatic as public speaking for many of us,especially women. The process of preparing to dine alone, at any place other than fast food,is a battle of wills, yours against yours. Visions of what could happen dance before you while you are still deciding where to go and what to […]

How to Flavor Coffee

21 Jun , 2016 Recipes

Every coffee drinker has his or her preferences for flavoring the coffee. Some like it black. Some like it white and sweet. Some like it sweet but not white, or white but not sweet. The traditional ways to flavor coffee are with cream, milk, or non-dairy creamer and sugar or sugar substitute. Every coffee shop […]

How to Benefit by Freezing Water

20 Jun , 2016 Recipes

The idea of freezing water is something that many people may not be familiar with. However, bottling and freezing water is something in which you can benefit from in several ways. Freezing water is a relatively simple thing to accomplish. First take an empty plastic bottle that was once filled with soda or bottled water […]

Homebrewing Beer

19 Jun , 2016 Recipes

Brewing your own beer at home can be an inexpensive hobby that requires only a few essential items.  Most home brew supply shops carry reasonably priced kits containing most of these specialized tools.  Brew pot – Brewing beer is not possible without a home brew pot.  A brew pot is necessary to boil the water, […]

Great Wine Gift Ideas for your Husband

15 Jun , 2016 Recipes

Look no further! I know buying a bottle of wine can often be a tedious task, but now buying one for your husband? The love of your life? What are you going to do? Well, I have your answer. I have three wine gifts that your husband will absolutely go crazy over (and it may […]

Great Cocktails for Parties

14 Jun , 2016 Recipes

Throwing a great cocktail party depends on three main ingredients: guests, food and original cocktails. If you have the best of all these ingredients along with a few surprises your party will be a hit. The easiest thing to do is pick a theme for your party and create a signature drink to tag along […]

Foods that are Aphrodisiacs Aphrodisiac Food

12 Jun , 2016 Recipes

Even the most humble foods may lead to a steaming evening if prepared with love and under the right settings. A candle lit table, an elegant vase with long stem roses as the center piece, romantic music playing and the smell of great food cooking may be a great way to create the right ambiance […]

Fish and Chips

11 Jun , 2016 Recipes

There is nothing more British than fish and chips. Whether enfolded in newspaper and eaten with oily fingers on a beach holiday, as a pay-day treat, a late-night supper or dished up on white dishware with silver crockery, fish and chips have come a long way since they started one and a half centuries ago. […]

Easy Chicken Pot Pie Recipe

8 Jun , 2016 Recipes

One of my all time favorite meals is a homemade chicken pot pie.  There is something old fashioned inspiring and yet my version has an updated swing to it.  This recipe is a hit every time served and it makes great leftovers.  It is perfect for those cold winter nights or sporting along at a […]

Filtered Water vs Tap Water – No

6 Jun , 2016 Recipes

Many people believe that there is a big difference between filtered tap water and bottled water.  I’m here to tell you that there really is not a difference.  I recently wrote an article on whether or not bottled water should be mandated to have the ingredients listed on the packaging.  I said no.  This topic […]