Cooking Tips

Let’s Celebrate Kitchen and Bath Month with a Get Simplifized Blog Recap!

Yes, yes! October is Kitchen and Bath month…who knew? Heck, you name it and I’m sure there’s a national “month” or “day” for it. I bet there’s even a national chocolate and ice cream day or month? Wait let me check….holy cow there is! Matter of fact national chocolate day is just before Halloween…how fitting […]

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Eight Tips to Keep Your Cookbook And Recipe Clutter Under Control

I love to bake. As a matter of fact, in the past week I’ve made peanut butter blondies, cranberry banana walnut bread and an apple crisp (served hot with vanilla ice cream…mmmm). Thank heavens I have family and friends to share my baking bounty with, otherwise my hips would be screaming. I digress… As I […]

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Shell Shocked: Really Cool Hard Boiled Egg Quick Tips

My family is hitting the road today…we’re finally moving back to Texas! Woo-hoo! Or should I say “Yee-Haw!” We packed a few groceries to make sandwiches while we’re on the road.  I also made some hard boiled eggs for my daughter.  She absolutely loves them and so do I. They’re an easy, no-fuss, healthy snack. […]

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Quick Tip: How to Dice an Onion

This is a really great way to dice up an onion…fast! I’m not a fan of cutting onions because they make me tear up so much but this tip seems to help out quite a bit. Check it out…I hope it helps you too!

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Quick Tip: Easy Crock Pot Tacos

Time to change it up a bit…I’ve got an easy crock pot recipe for you in this week’s quick tip. Only 3 ingredients and just 5 minutes to prepare. You know me…I’m all about the easy recipes to Simplifize my life. Here’s one of my favorites. Enjoy!

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Brown Sugar…Simplifized!

Hi everyone! This clip is the first in a new series I’ll be doing called Get Simplifized! Quick Tips. Keeping your brown sugar from clumping up is so easy with this Quick Tip. Simply put two marshmallows in the jar or bag and the clumps will soften in about a day. How easy is that???

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Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Harvest Dates

My sister-in-law and I went to an outdoor flea market and farmers’ market yesterday where we got some great deals on fresh fruits and veggies. I don’t know about you, but I love getting my fruits and veggies fresh and supporting our local farmers. As we loaded our bags full of nature’s goodies I was […]

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