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How Can I Keep Bananas Longer?

How Can I Keep Bananas Longer?

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia Toss freshly peeled bananas in lemon juice and they will not darken. Freeze bananas that are on the verge of going bad. They also make delicious popsicles. If they have darkened, peel and beat  slightly. Put in a plastic container and freeze until it’s time to bake bread or cake.

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How Do I Keep Bread Fresh Longer?

How Do I Keep Bread Fresh Longer?

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia A rib of celery in your bread bag will keep the bread fresh for a longer time. Freshen dried bread by wrapping in a damp towel and placing it in the refrigerator for 24 hours. Remove towel and heat in oven for a few minutes.

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How Can I Cook Broccoli Better?

How Can I Cook Broccoli Better?

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia Broccoli stems can be cooked in the same length of time as the flowers if you make X incisions from top to bottom through stems

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How Can I store Brown Sugar Longer?

How Can I store Brown Sugar Longer?

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia Store in plastic bags. Wrap tightly. Place in coffee can with a snap-on lid.

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How Can I Make My Butter Last Longer?

How Can I Make My Butter Last Longer?

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Image via Wikipedia Make A butter stretcher. Take 2 pounds of butter and slowly beat in two cups of evaporated milk (a little at a time) to every pound of butter. Pour into pan and chill.

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How Can I Keep My Cheese From Drying Out?

How Can I Keep My Cheese From Drying Out?

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image by ulterior epicure via Flickr To keep cheese from drying out, wrap in a cloth dampened with vinegar.

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How Can I Keep My Cake Fresher Longer?

How Can I Keep My Cake Fresher Longer?

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia Place 1/2 apple in the cake box.  Or, A slice of fresh bread fastened with tooth picks to the cut edge of the cake will keep the cake from drying out.

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How Do I Keep My Cookies From Being Crumbs In The Cookie Jar?

How Do I Keep My Cookies From Being Crumbs In The Cookie Jar?

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image by scubadive67 via Flickr Place crushed tissue paper on the bottom of your cookie jar.

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How Can I Keep My Corn Sweeter Longer?

How Can I Keep My Corn Sweeter Longer?

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Image via Wikipedia To keep sweet corn yellow add 1 teaspoon of lemon juice to the cooking water, one minute before you remove it from the stove. Don’t salt the cooking water it only toughens the corn.

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How Can I Keep Cottage Cheese Longer?

How Can I Keep Cottage Cheese Longer?

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia Store cottage cheese upside down. It will keep twice as long.

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