6 Common Pork Cooking Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

6 Common Pork Cooking Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

The pandemic drove something of a renaissance in preparing meals at home, with upwards of 70 percent of people cooking most of their meals at home. This allowed some to indulge an existing hobby or finally double down on learning to cook. For others, though, it meant revisiting old challenges, like pork … Read more

Why Texas is the Best for a Little Bit of Everything

Why Texas is the Best for a Little Bit of Everything

No matter what you are searching for, everything is bigger and better in Texas – or so the saying goes! No matter what you want to do, Texas will always have something to offer you. Who needs to vacation to other parts of the US? Texas has it all! Skiing Being one … Read more

What is the History of the Margarita?

A glass of margarita along with a plate of salad

Margarita is one of the most famous cocktail drinks around the world. It consists of lime juice, orange liqueur, tequila, and some salt around the rim of the serving glass and is served after blending with ice or without it.  This famous drink has a long history with several origin stories as … Read more

Is Juice Pasteurized Like Milk Is?

Citrus juice glass near the towel

We’ve all learned about pasteurized milk, whether it’s in our high school’s science book or a TV commercial about healthy food intake. It is a term that gained popularity in the 19th century when heating was discovered to relate to the deactivation of the microbes in food.  There are other beverages too … Read more

What is Braised Beef?

Braised Ox Cheek in Star Anise and Soy Sauce

Since the advent of time, we have eaten meat and plants like any other omnivore in the world, but eating raw food would not be a good choice due to our fragile bodies. So, we started cooking stuff; we cooked ground, and wet wheat, vegetables, and meat. Whether it was wild birds … Read more