When it comes to Father’s Day you probably think of stores such as Best Buy and Circuit City as the best places to buy Dad a gift. What about Mom? This Mother’s day give your Mom a gift card for Best buy or Circuit City which she can use to purchase all of her high tech wants and needs. I know I would love a gift card to either store this Mother’s Day to buy an IPod or software for my computer.
To see how using Ziploc bags can help, take a look at the camp food supplies you plan on taking. What ingredients and how much of each, will you need for your campfire recipes? What preparation will each meal need?
Who wouldn’t love a mall shopping spree? Many malls offer shoppers gift cards for purchase which make great gifts for occasions such as Mother’s Day. These gift cards can be used at any store in the mall allowing Mom to pick and choose which stores she will buy her gifts from. The versatility of a mall gift card makes it a great option for Mother’s Day for the mom who was born to shop.
Always be alert when a small child is around hot surfaces. So many accidents are preventable. Burns from scalding water and hot ovens are two of them. Keep cords to cooking appliances out of harms way. Always keep a fire extinguisher in your kitchen. To extinguish small fires, throw baking soda over flames. If grease in a pan begins to flame, cover the pan to cut off the oxygen supply. Turn off the heat.
Pre-preparation ingredients are not a bad word ladies.if you choose carefully and read the ingredients, you can choose healthy prepared ingredients that are good for your family and make your life easier. Shake off the shackles of culinary snobbery and reap the bennies of using all the culinary tools at your disposal.
My relationship with food was a reflection of a number of things. One was being witness to meal after meal being prepared by my mother. At the time she was bitterly disappointed by life, in seething rages much of the time, and, while cooking, would be expressing her pain incessantly and aloud. It was all coming in to me. Being rather sensitive, I would absorb the anger that came through her whenever I was around her, but during those meal prep recipes times while i was in the kitchen doing my homework, I could sense that the food I would be eating absorbed it as well.
Use your crock pot if you own one and look up some easy crock pot recipes. Keep staple ingredients on hand so that you can easily make a crock pot meal (or any meal, for that matter), with very little planning.