Author: While It's Cooking

I love cooking. Always have. As a busy mother of two young kids, oftentimes the best time I have to pick up a cookbook or explore a new idea is while food is cooking. Sometimes I use that time to explore more about the meal I am preparing - the food, the traditions, the culture. Sometimes I use that time to figure out what I'm going to cook next and delve deeper into ingredients and techniques to experiment with. Usually while I'm cooking my family leaves me alone in the kitchen and I can enjoy a rare moment to myself. One of my favorite times of the day is "While It's Cooking."

DIY Mosquito Repellent

  Random Fact of the day… Only female mosquitoes will bite you. So I guess it's only the women that are driving me crazy right now, but mosquitoes are a constant irritation every summer at our house.  As the weather ….

BBQ Dry Rub

  Spring is here and that means one thing – it's time for outdoor parties.  Where I come from, that means making sure the grill is ready to fire up and I have all the ingredients on hand for my ….