Don’t put this down the garbage disposal

Don’t put this down the garbage disposal

Don’t put this down the garbage disposal Frustrating clogs and costly repairs — that’s what you’ll get if you try to put the wrong things down your garbage disposal. Here are some of them: 1. Grease and oil: Fat can solidify and clog your...
February is Chili Month!

February is Chili Month!

Black bean chili, a hearty winter dinner Dispel the myth. Chili is not a native Mexican dish and bears little resemblance to cuisine from the South American country Chile. Most early references referred to “chili con carne” or meat stew. Some legends trace...
New Year’s Day: The world’s oldest celebration

New Year’s Day: The world’s oldest celebration

The new year has begun. It’s our chance to start again, to do it right this time and have another shot at success. The idea has prevailed since the dawn of history. New year celebrations date back more than 4,000 years, to the ancient Egyptians and Babylonians....
First time hosting Christmas?

First time hosting Christmas?

First Time Hosting Christmas? Here are tips for planning the day: If you are hosting the family for Christmas for the first time, you might not realize that it is a bit like conducting an orchestra. For a harmonious result, you have to understand all the moving parts....