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prepare meals for your family on a tight schedule

Greetings! My name is Kelly Caughty, and this is my blog. I am a 32-year-old mother of three very active boys ages 11, 9, and 4. I have a full-time job that takes up a lot of my time each week. After work, I come home and really want to spend my time hanging out with my kids. Unfortunately, those boys require a lot of healthy foods each day, and I struggled to find the time to prepare those meals for them and have the time I wanted to spend time with them. That is when I started looking for ways to reduce my time in the kitchen. Here, you will get several ideas that can help you prepare meals for your family even when your time is short.

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4 Best Regional American BBQ Types

Whether you're going to try your own hand at preparing BBQ or you simply want it catered, it pays to know the stylistic choices of regions throughout the United States, inarguably home to some of the best barbecue in the world. Throughout the course of this brief guide, you'll learn about just a few of the best regional BBQ types in America. North Carolina There are two types of BBQ you will find in North Carolina, the Eastern-style and Lexington-style. Read More 

How To Increase Table Turn At Your Restaurant

Increasing the table turnover at your restaurant can have a great impact on your sales; as more people are able to dine at your restaurant, you can maximize the amount of orders you receive. Here are some things to think about when setting a plan to increase your table turnover.  Having Enough Staff One thing to think about is your staffing model. Do you have enough servers, hosts, bussers, and line cooks to suit your needs at the peak times? Read More 

Gas Vs. Electric Stoves: Five “Cs” That Sum Up The Differences

Most of the time when you purchase a kitchen appliance, your already know what color you need, so your only real decision is what features are most important. But for one appliance, the stove, there's a huge choice: gas or electric. Each of these options has its own benefits, and each has its own drawbacks. Here's a look at the primary advantages of each to help you make an informed choice. Read More 

Brewing Beer At Home: An FAQ

If you're a beer lover, making craft beer at home is an exciting way to experience your favorite beverages in an fun, intimate way. Before you get started, knowing the answers to some of these frequently asked questions may help you decide whether or not beer brewing is right for you.  Q: Do I need special equipment to get started? A: Yes. You can buy kits, or you can buy the supplies one by one, but you will need to buy equipment--unless you just happen to have a giant boiling pot, a fermenter, a glass carboy and stopper, no-rinse sanitizer, a really long stirring spoon, a siphon, glass beer bottles and caps, a capper and so on. Read More