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The Best Upset Stomach Remedy

24 March 2011

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We have all been there. Stomach bug, too much to drink (or not following the rule on not mixing), ate something bad. Whatever, you’ve been vomiting and nothing seems to calm your stomach that is acting like a Mexican drug cartel on Friday night in Juarez. After years of field research I think I have […]

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How to Sharpen a Knife

22 March 2011


Sharpening a knife is a pretty simple task. For me, a knife is sharp when I can slice a juicy ripe tomato into 1/8 inch slices or finer without crushing the tomato; you can also use the paper cutting method. The knife is so sharp that its weight and drawing the edge over the tomato […]

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The Only Two Knives you will Ever Need at Home or Away

9 March 2011


Let’s face it, the modern kitchen is over hyped. And almost nothing is more hyped than kitchen knives. The knife is the workhorse utensil of the kitchen and everyone wants to tell you have their chopping device is going to make this work easier. I am here to tell you, that with two knives and […]

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Minimalist Cooking for Travel and at Home

1 March 2011


Think cooking is hard, it’s not. I’m not talking about being a gourmet chef, I am talking about being able to prepare meals and snacks that taste good and are nutritious. Knowing how to cook gives you the confidence to travel where there may not be a restaurant, and outside the US, most good food […]

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