Sorry for the Issues

This past month I have switched over my hosting and domain registrations. But alas, I thought I had changed over the password to the website and apparently I did not. Went to check one thing tonight and realized my site had been populated by over 250 SPAM posts. Ugh. Delete. Delete. Delete. And REMOVE the…

Fighting Food Insecurity in America

A Bit About Food Insecurity In the United States, 1 in 9 people struggles with hunger.  There are 37 million people face hunger in the U.S. today. This number includes more than 11 million children and nearly 5.4 million seniors facing food insecurity. There are no boundaries to hunger and food insecurity touches every community…

Holiday Cooking Help

Since Thanksgiving just around the corner I thought I’d re-post some helpful information I have found online. For your cooking reference, here is my list of holiday cooking help, should you have any unforeseen cooking disasters on Thanksgiving Day. It’s not that I’m trying to jinx you or anything, but should something come up –…

Products for the Kitchen

Products for the Kitchen People often ask me what sorts of equipment we use in our kitchen at home, so I thought I’d write up a brief bit on products for the kitchen. Not only can you stock yourself up with great gear, but you don’t have to spend a ton of money to get…

How to Keep Butter Fresh

Tips Tuesday – Store butter in an airtight container. This might seem like a simple idea, but honestly this Tips Tuesday idea is a keeper. Store butter in an airtight container to retain freshness. You’d be surprised how many flavors a block of butter can pick up from the fridge if you just keep it…

How to Keep Herbs Fresh

Tips Tuesday – Keep herbs fresh by using the freezer. This Tips Tuesday I’m bringing to you a thought about keeping herbs fresh. About At sloCooking my goal is to assist my readers with recipes, information and tips to help you have an easier time in the kitchen, especially if you or someone in your…

Trick or Treat Checklist & Safety Tips

I thought I’d post up a quick Trick or Treat Checklist & Safety Tips for Halloween. I know we’re a ways out, but these are good things to keep in mind as you plan your fun evening. I hope you and your little goblins have a great time this year! CHECKLIST Flashlight & extra batteries…

Four Steps to Buying the Right Crock Pot

Four Steps to Buying the Right Crock Pot People ask me “What brand of crock-pot do you use”? So the following are my four steps to buying the right crock pot. I prefer to using an actual Crock-Pot brand one. The one I currently have, and over the years I’ve gone through quite a few,…

Cooking Tip: Buy Block Cheese on Sale

Cooking tip from sloCooking.net –  I can hear you wondering what I’m talking about. But really – buy block cheese on sale. Read my tip below. You can thank me later. If you like this cooking tip, be sure to sign up for my newsletter. Be the first to get tips, tricks and recipes –…