Archive for the Cooking Category

How to Make Playoff BBQ Sandwiches

Posted in Cooking, Football, Recipes with tags , , , , on November 26, 2007 by thedifferencenow


Need a quick and easy meal for the playoff season? This twist on the same old barbeque recipe will satisfy a hungry crowd and earn you praises for its unique texture and flavor. Best of all? The majority of it is made in the crock pot, so you can relax and enjoy the game. 


How to Have a Homemade Christmas

Posted in Christmas, Cooking, Crafts with tags , , , , , on November 24, 2007 by thedifferencenow


Instead of buying all your gifts this year, why not make a few? Homemade presents are a way to show the receiver how much you care about them. After all, when you take the time to create something entirely unique just for them, how can they help but to be touched by the gesture? If you’re looking for some ideas on what to make, here are a few to get you started.

How to Make Pumpkin Pancakes

Posted in Cooking, Fall, Holiday, Recipes, Thanksgiving with tags , , , , , , on November 22, 2007 by thedifferencenow


Got some leftover pumpkin you don’t know what to do with? Or perhaps you’re looking for an easy yet unique breakfast for the day after Thanksgiving? These pumpkin pancakes are just the ticket.

How to Use Pumpkins Ten Different Ways

Posted in Autumn, Cooking, Crafts, Family, Halloween, Thanksgiving with tags , , , , , , , on November 21, 2007 by thedifferencenow


Pumpkins aren’t just for carving. They’re the perfect way to jazz up your home with a little color. You can use them in many different ways, including decorating, baking, candy dishes, and pin boards. Here are some ideas on how to get the most of out them.

How to Decorate Pumpkins in a Fun and Unique Way

Posted in Autumn, Cooking, Crafts, Fall, Family, Halloween, Holiday on November 21, 2007 by thedifferencenow


Nothing says fall like a freshly carved pumpkin. But don’t let that be the only way you decorate these autumn vegetables. With a little creativity, you can make them look very distinctive (and have fun doing it.)   Here are some ideas.


How to Make Leftover Turkey & Cranberry Pot Pie

Posted in Cooking, Recipes, Thanksgiving with tags , , , , on November 21, 2007 by thedifferencenow


When Thanksgiving is over, you might find yourself with a ton of leftover turkey and out of ideas on how to reheat it. Here’s a quick and easy way to use up not only the turkey but also the cranberries. Best of all? Your family will think you’ve created a whole new meal, rather than just revamped some leftovers.

How to Make Crock Pot Pepper Chicken

Posted in Cooking, Recipes on November 20, 2007 by thedifferencenow


Want a no-fuss meal that looks as fabulous as it tastes? Try this crock pot pepper chicken recipe. The green peppers give it some crunch while the thyme and black pepper give it heat. Serve it over noodles and your guests will think you slaved all day. Best of all? It’s done in the crock pot so all you do is heat up the noodles and your whole meal is complete.