Posts Tagged: novice cook

Four Easy, Affordable Springtime Meals You Can Cook in Your Apartment
Four Easy, Affordable Springtime Meals You Can Cook in Your Apartment

Four Easy, Affordable Springtime Meals You Can Cook in Your Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Now that it’s spring, you’re probably cooking different recipes in your apartment – those warm winter chilis might feel too warm now. However, you might be tempted to enjoy outdoor dining more often now that it’s getting warmer outside, but doing so can cost several times more than cooking your own delicious springtime meals. Below,…
Sam’s Grilling 101 – The Perfect Hamburger
Sam’s Grilling 101 – The Perfect Hamburger

Sam’s Grilling 101 – The Perfect Hamburger

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Get ready for the 4th of July BBQ. Here are a few simple tips and tactics that take your burgers, and whatever else you throw on the grill, to the next level!  No more bland, burned or over-cooked foods when you follow these basic rules. 1)  Have the right tools.  You don’t need very many…
Sam’s Favorite Cookbooks and Websites for a Novice Cook
Sam’s Favorite Cookbooks and Websites for a Novice Cook

Sam’s Favorite Cookbooks and Websites for a Novice Cook

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
         For an aspiring cook there are hundred of resources, both in print and on the internet, to learn  new cooking techniques, experiment with new recipes, and experience new ingredients. When I look for inspiration, I prefer books and websites that focus more on techniques, ingredients, flavor combinations, and cuisines of different cultures;…