How to Make Butterscotch (aka a Lazy Cook’s Caramel Sauce)

People, let’s bring back butterscotch. Yeah, yeah, salted caramel has been all the rage the past few years, but butterscotch is the most underrated dessert sauce out there. Here’s the hilarious secret. You don’t even need a candy thermometer, fancy tools, or lots of candy-making experience to make a good sauce happen. It’s pretty much […]

How to Decorate Christmas Cookies With Royal Icing

Before beginning to decorate your sugar cookies this Christmas season, you’ll want to learn how to properly ice them. Christmas Cookie Swap! has a reliable recipe for royal icing and a step-by-step process to help you pipe the icing with success. Royal icing creates a smooth surface on decorated cookies. It’s made with either whipped […]

How to Make a Homemade Clif Bar

Have you ever wondered how to blend, shape, and bake energy bars? The makers of Clif Bar shared their tips and techniques for making snack bars using oats, nut butter, and a variety of dried fruits. See the step-by-step instructions, so you can be empowered to make your own for post-workout snacks, road trips, or […]

Here’s the Right Way to Cut an Avocado to Avoid “Avocado Hand” Injuries

Apparently people are accidentally cutting themselves while prepping avocados – the internet is calling it “avocado hand.” Do yourself a favor and STOP cutting avocados in the palm of your hand. Instead, turn to a trusted source, like the California Avocado Commission, to teach you the proper and safe way of cutting an avocado. Just […]