From Illinois…. Freeze brown sugar to keep it from lumping. If it is already hard and lumpy, freeze it and it will soften. Growing up I seem to remember Ester keeping almost everything in the freezer for preservation! Today I also keep my flour in the freezer. I stays fluffy 🙂
From NEW MEXICO… Shortly before taking cupcakes from the oven, place a marshmallow on each for the frosting!!! I will personally be trying this one!
From a gal in the state of Maine…. Buy the cheapest brownie mix and add a 6 oz. bag of chocolate chips! They are DELICIOUS!
As a young gal when it came to cleaning mirrors and windows my mother and grandmother knew just the trick to a streak free clean. NEWSPAPER….. say what? Yes. They would spray down the glass with whatever window cleaner we had around and then immediately crumple up an old piece of newspaper and aggressively wipe… Continue reading It’s the ink….