Category Archives for Cooking Tips

How Long To Boil Chicken Thighs?

When it comes to chicken, I prefer the dark meat! Thighs are my preferred cut of chicken. They are juicy, tender, and have a full-bodied fatty flavor! Chicken thighs are often baked, but what most people don’t know is that you can actually boil them! And they will taste just as great Sometimes I don’t […]

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How Long To Boil A Hard Boiled Egg?

If you were to ask me if there was one food I couldn’t live without, it would be eggs! It’s a quick and easy healthy, high protein option that my kids actually willingly eat. Hard-boiled eggs make an excellent breakfast protein, or even an afternoon snack. It’s also the healthiest way to cook eggs, but […]

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How Long To Boil Chicken Breast for Shredding?

Chicken is a staple food in my household. It’s such a tasty and lean versatile meat that can be used in many recipes! Some of my kids’ favorite meals require shredded chicken, like in chicken and dumplings and enchiladas. Over the years I have learned that boiling chicken breast with the intent to shred versus […]

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How Long To Boil Green Beans to Make Them Soft?

As someone who loves to cook, I always look for new ways to prepare my food. I recently came across a question I hadn’t thought of before: how long to boil green beans to make them soft? This is an interesting question because there is a difference between boiled and steamed green beans. Boiled green […]

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How Long Do You Boil Potatoes for Potato Salad?

Many people search for how-to potato salad recipes on a daily basis. If you’re anything like me, I try to make potato salads rather frequently. This is mainly because it’s one of the easiest and best side dishes to create, especially since it compliments most types of food very well. But even though it looks […]

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