Simple trick to buying perfectly ripe avocados. For a perfectly ripe avocado, start with these tips: First, find a good candidate by selecting avocados that are a very dark green without any obvious indents or smooshy parts. It should be heavy and firm.
Bacon Cups for salad or mashed potatoes. I don't know if this is a brilliant idea or a terrible one! Brilliant because yum! Terrible because it gives me the excuse to eat SO MUCH BACON.is that negated by putting a salad in it?
Wrap the top of your bananas with plastic wrap and they'll last
Keep Bananas Fresh Longer - Cut a piece of plastic wrap about the size of your palm. Wrap the plastic tightly at the top/crown of the bananas. Carefully remove and replace the plastic cling wrap each time you get a banana. Enjoy days longer than usual!
If you put a thumbprint in the middle of your burger it will cook flat, not round. Bradley is totally doing this next time he cooks burgers on the grill! No more of the bun being bigger then the burger! Can you say genius!
Use a paper towel to keep your salad fresh and avoid sogginess.
How to keep salad fresh all week long: Use a salad spinner to get out ALL liquid! Place a single paper towel on the top of the lettuce, and then cover everything with plastic wrap or use a bowl with a tight fitting lid.