Posts Tagged ‘Ask the audience’

A Call for Your Questions

Heather says: The questions answered here at Home Ec 101 come from a variety of sources: Twitter Facebook IRL friends email to helpme@home-ec101.com my weirdo imagination I know the past couple of years have been a little different around here. I’m glad the bulk of you stuck around through it.  I thought I had it…

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What is Vegetable Extract?

Heather says: This question is specifically for my UK readers or maybe they have it in AUS or NZ, too. What is vegetable extract? Is it broth, base, or bouillon? Or is it something completely different? I found an old recipe from the rationing years and it called for a teaspoon of vegetable extract. A…

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Tuesday Talk: Keepsakes or Not

Heather says: Yesterday on the Home-Ec 101 Facebook Fan Page I asked about baby teeth. Are they precious memorabilia or are they something that must be disposed of immediately? I don’t like teeth. I don’t know when I started getting skeeved out by them, but I am. I think it started in my teens when I…

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Friday Five: Quick Meals

Heather says: What are your quick meals? The meals you make when the meal plan has been thrown out the window and yet people must be fed? These nights seem to happen to us when I don’t plan well, when errands take three times as long as I hoped and everyone is cranky. Here are…

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