Secret Ingredient and Tips for the Best Scrambled Eggs

February 19, 2017

Learn how to make scrambled eggs that are creamy, fluffy, and full of flavor for breakfast.

Learn how to make scrambled eggs that are creamy, fluffy, and full of flavor.  Plus, find out what secret ingredient you should be adding to make them the best you've ever tasted.   |

Scrambled eggs are a favorite for breakfast.  Making them isn't a time consuming process and they aren't too hard to cook.  But, they are hard to do well.  If not cooked correctly, scrambled eggs may end up dry, crumbly, bland, or browned, none of which sounds very appetizing.  The goal when making scrambled eggs is for them to turn out soft, fluffy, light yellow and full of flavor.  And this can be accomplished by following just a few simple tips.

According to Alton Brown, the secret ingredient to the best creamy scrambled eggs is mayonnaise.  As he says, "You'll never know that the mayo is in the recipe unless you leave it out."  And believe me, he is absolutely right.  The tiny amount adds a flavor that transforms the basic scrambled egg into an extraordinary dish for your breakfast.

Valentine's Day Craft Ideas, Projects, and Recipes To Spread Your Love

February 6, 2017

Even though Valentine's Day is right around the corner, it isn't to late to add a little bit of a festive touch to celebrate the day.

While we  typically think of the holiday being all about love in a romantic relationship, there is no reason why you can't celebrate the feeling of love for your friends, children, or neighbors, too.  For your coworkers, why not bake up a batch of the delicious dark chocolate cupcakes with raspberry buttercream frosting, pictured below.  Or take the time to print out and address some vintage inspired valentines for your best friends.  Sending out a little love doesn't have to be just for elementary school children!

A Farmhouse Bench with a Secret Distressing Technique

February 5, 2017

See how a basic scrap wood bench is transformed into a 
distressed farmhouse style piece of furniture.

Learn how to add extra vintage charm to this distressed farmhouse style bench.  |

If you enjoy hunting for worn out furniture to refurbish, it can be tempting to look just for pieces that have built in character like turned legs or fancy trim.  You know that those details will always look great when painted and distressed.   All that piece of furniture needs is a little love and updating to look special once again.  But, furniture like that can be hard to find, especially at a reasonable price because it is what everyone is looking for.

How to Fold Shirts Like Your Favorite Clothing Store

February 1, 2017

Do you ever wish your folded clothes looked as neat as your favorite shops?  Check out this post with tips for easily folding your shirts every time.  |

Have you ever wandered through your favorite clothing store and wondered how they get those neat little stacks of perfectly folded shirts?  Although none of us live in a house with our own boutique shop for displaying what we wear, there is no reason why the storage of our clothes can't look just as tidy.

Whether your shirts are stored on a shelf in your closet or tucked away in a drawer, the folding technique is the same.  It doesn't take much time to do it correctly, and it is a pretty fool-proof process.  Knowing the proper way to fold your clothing will not only make your closet look neater, but will also help to keep your clothes wrinkle free and ready to wear.

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