Entries by Elena and Alfredo

Deck Ovens: A More Sustainable Bread Baking Option




Bread baking is certainly not new in the modern day. People have been baking bread for thousands of years, and through these years, different types of bread have been developed and also perfected so that we can today enjoy them in many ways.







Orange Brioches. Delicious Sweet Buns




Delicious sweet buns. Ingredients and cooking flour 550 gr. butter 80 gr. 2 yolks 1 egg, 120 gr. Milk 5- 6 tbsp. sugar (adjust the sweetness to taste) 25 gr. fresh yeast 100 gr. orange juice and zest of 1 large orange. Leave the dough to ferment for 2-3 hours. Formed buns leave for 30-40 […]







Different Ways of How to Sharpen Kitchen Knives




Every knife has its limit. Instead of throwing a good knife away all because it got dull and buying a replacement is not cost-efficient. A dull knife is an easy fix especially if you do it properly. In as much as a knife’s purpose depends on the tip of its edges, the only way we […]







How To Prepare A Pre-Prom Party




You know what makes the teens all excited? The prom night. And it is not only the night because the celebration starts way earlier. A pre-prom party is a nice way to start this crazy evening. This is a nice opportunity to relax a little bit with your friends and admire each one’s outfits. From […]







How To Spend Less When Eating Out




With the holiday seasons here it is likely that you are probably going to find yourself in a variety of restaurants. Maybe you are treating distant relatives to a meal. Maybe you are attending a work function. Whatever the situation is, it is no secret that more and more Americans are eating out these days. […]







7 Must-Try Christmas Cocktail Recipes




With the holidays right around the corner, now is the perfect time to spice up your drink menu. We have seven must-try Christmas cocktails that are sure to bring your guests some holiday cheer.







6 Food Safety Tips Every Restaurateur Should Know




In the UK, there are roughly 500, 000 reported cases of food poisoning each year, with an additional 10 million cases of gastrointestinal health issues (which might also be food related). Furthermore, there are several unreported cases of food poisoning, as the NHS states that people do get over mild-bouts of food poisoning at home, […]







3 Stellar Diet Plans for Healthier Weight Loss




There’s no better way to manage weight than to prepare meal plans that are right for our needs. One thing’s for sure, the success in our journey towards better weight loss will depend greatly on the types of diets we choose.







Best Ideas for Designing a Dining Room with a Small Space




Not everyone can afford to have a spacious home. Some people live in an area with limited space. Dining rooms are crucial as the entire family gathers in this area to eat and talk about what happened during the day. There needs to be enough space at home to accommodate everyone. Don’t worry if you […]







Coffee Cake with Butter Cream




Anyone who loves coffee with cream and cinnamon, you will love this cake. Moreover, it is prepared very simply. Sweets are loved by both adults and children. A homemade cake, cooked with the addition of love, attention and care, is always better than the purchased one. Ingredients for Cake Flour: 230 gr. Eggs: 3 pcs. […]







Ice Machine Maintenance Tips




Appliances that come in direct contact with water are more prone to develop problems. Ice machines are among the kitchen appliances that frequently cause problems. These appliances have a rather complex operation. Their motors go through different ice making cycles at certain intervals wherein the evaporator adjusts temperature repeatedly and instantly.







3 More Ways to Cook that Lovely Piece of Chicken




When we talk about chicken, images of McDonald’s breaded sandwiches may easily come to mind. This is expected, especially now that frying is undoubtedly one of the most common ways to cook chicken. And this is true whether you are in the Philippines or the United States.







5 Small Appliances You Need In Your First Kitchen




If you’re setting up home for the first time, equipping your kitchen is one of the biggest challenges you’ll face. Knowing which appliances to invest in can be difficult – which ones will you get plenty of use from and which will turn out to be a waste of money?







CBD is an Ingredient with Enormous Therapeutic Value




Cannabis legalization is now a reality in several US states, and society’s re-embracement of this ancient herb is introducing us to new sets of beneficial compounds and important neurotransmitters. These are helping to demonstrate our deep history with cannabis, as we discover more about how our bodies, and specifically our endocannabinoid systems, are influenced by […]







Cooking with CBD: a Beginner’s Guide




Much of the discussion about cannabidiol (CBD) has been on the compound’s medicinal value, but there are a few reasons why CBD could be a good general addition to your diet as well. Studies have shown that taking CBD provides mental and physical benefits, such as reducing stress, alleviating pain, regulating the immune system and […]