Air Fryers: Do They Really Work?

Have you ever heard of an air fryer? A lot of people start out as sceptics especially when it comes to new technologies.

I initially thought that air fryers were bogus and totally hyped up. You just need to try it out and taste the food for yourself.

So What is an Air Fryer?

Air fryers are fast becoming more popular nowadays. Add to that the fact that Master Chef Gordon Ramsay is endorsing them too.

Simply put, an air fryer uses really hot air to fry food. It actually makes use of superheated air too cook food inside its cooking chamber. read more

How to Make Homemade Ice Cream

Your kids (and usually the adults) will love homemade ice cream. There are different ways you can make one and you don’t really need an ice cream maker.

But an ice cream maker can make things a lot more convenient. The instructions below will show you how to do it with or without one.

The Basic Ingredients and Tools

To make ice cream using an ice cream maker you’re going to need all the ingredients you want to add. You’ll also need a saucepan, measuring cup, and a container.

The basic ingredients include one cup of whip cream (heavy variant), white sugar (3/4 of a cup), milk (2 and ¼ cup), and vanilla extract (2 teaspoons). You can add other ingredients like chocolate chips if you want. read more

Smart Tips for Decorating Your Bedroom

Your bedroom should be considered your inner sanctum. There’s really no sense short changing yourself when it comes to sleeping comfort.

The good news is that you don’t really need to spend a lot of money for your décor. Here are a few creative ideas that might help.

The Floor

Stepping on a cold hard floor first thing in the morning can potentially ruin your day. Place a nice, cushy, and comfy rug beside the bed and do yourself a favor.

Choose a bright cheerful color for the rug. Some designers suggest a bright yellow, but it’s really up to you. A 6″ x 4″ rug will fit most bedrooms. read more

Different Types Of Coffee

For most of us when we hear coffee, we only think of it as having one type. What we don’t know is the competition between Latte vs Cappuccino vs Espresso vs Mocha.

In this article, I will help you distinguish their differences.

Origin Of Coffee

An Ethiopian legend tells the story of Kaldi. He discovered coffee after he noticed that his goats became energetic when they ate the berries from a certain tree.

It eventually made its way to the Arabian Peninsula when coffee cultivation and trade began. By the 15th century, coffee was being grown in the Yemeni district of Arabia was known in Persia, Egypt, Syria, and Turkey a century after. read more

How To Make Iced Coffee

There are numerous ways on how to make iced coffee. From that cold brewed coffee to a coffee frappe, you don’t have to worry about always going for that hot cup.

In this article, I will show you a few ways you can make an iced coffee. And yes, putting ice cubes on cold coffee is not the only way.

Coffee Frappe

If you’ve been inside at least one coffee shop, you’ll know that a Frappuccino is one type of coffee all cafes have. What many don’t know is that they don’t have to go to a coffee shop to experience such a glorious drink. If you have a blender back home then you can do this almost every day. read more

How to thoroughly clean your coffee maker

Constant use of your coffeemaker without cleaning can result to mold accumulation. In this article, I will be teaching you how to clean a coffee maker.

This is a must, especially for a lot of us who consider our coffee maker as the one thing that should always be just within reach in our kitchen.

What Happens If You Don’t Clean It?

You may think that washing your coffee maker with soap and water is the only way to clean it. However, what you don’t know is that eventually, that wouldn’t be enough.

Overtime, coffeemakers can accumulate mold which may not only affect your health but may also be the reason why you didn’t really like that cup of coffee you drank one morning. read more

How to Use a French Press

Tired of making the same old coffee? In this article, I will be teaching you how to use a French press.

Ever been forced to stay up late at night? If you’re going to stay up all night, why not make your caffeine fancier?

What is a French Press?

A French Press is used for brewing coffee. You’ll know it’s a French Press if it has a metal screen with holes attached to a rod.

The French Press also has various names such as a press pot, coffee press, coffee plunger, cafetiere a piston and cafetiere.

The History Behind

Though many say that it was invented by Attilio Calimani back in 1929, the French Press actually dates back to the 1800’s. It wasn’t as famous as it is now, but it started to pop up in 1852. read more

How to Effectively Clean your Ceramic Cookware

Like other kitchenware, ceramic pots and pans are still not immune to burns and stains. If you have no idea how to clean ceramic cookware, months of using it can lead to dirt and oil buildup.

In this article, I will be demonstrating different ways to clean your cookware. The good thing about the tips mentioned here is that they are fast and easy to implement and are budget-friendly.

Why People Use Ceramic Cookware

Ceramic cookware is the most versatile appliance in your kitchen. It can handle heat. You can also use it in your oven without worrying about it getting damaged. read more

Household Products and Nonstick Pans

Introduction

In this article, you will learn more about how to clean your non-stick pan, something that I’ve dealt with for years.

Cleaning kitchen supplies can be a nightmare. From burning your pan to getting all the dirt out, it can eventually get tiring. However, after some trial and error, you will realize that it is actually really easy.

The Deal with Nonstick Pans

Usually, nonstick pans are easier to use and clean. This is the reason why most beginners choose to start to invest on this one.

However, everyone is prone to making mistakes no matter how careful they can be with their cookware. If not properly taken care of, yours will not even last five years. read more

Best Ice Cream Maker

Do you prefer homemade ice cream over store-bought ice cream? If you do, you’d be delighted to know that there are many ice cream makers depending on your needs. The best ice cream maker should have bowls to fit in your freezer.

There are automatic (with built-in freezers) and manual (pre-freezing the bowl) ice cream makers. You may be confused when it comes to getting your ice cream maker. Study the pros and cons of each ice cream maker before buying one.

Ice Cream Maker Reviews

Lello 4080

Lello 4080 by Musso is a fully automatic, stainless steel ice cream maker. You can easily make 3 quarts of frozen confection in an hour with its 1.5-quart bowl. Its bowl, paddle and housing are made of durable stainless steel. read more