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Diva Musing: Dating a Narcissistic Partner…

This is for those of you stuck inside with a Narcissistic Partner.  Food for thought....  You’re Dating a Narcissist — and How to Get Out Narcissistic personality disorder isn’t the same as self-confidence or being self-absorbed. When someone posts one too many selfies or flex pics on their dating profile or talks about themselves constantly …

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Diva Musing: Cooking Basics….

Cooking Basics: Can You Substitute Ingredients In a Recipe? Are you missing an ingredient in a recipe? Put off by an extra-expensive spice or an out-of-season fruit? There's a good chance you can pull off your meal anyway. We have a whole list here of common ingredient substitutions, with suggestions like using parsley instead of chervil …

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Diva Tasting:

More fresh fruit more cobblers.... COBBLERS 2 3 Cups Fresh Blueberries or Berry of Choice 1/2 Lemon 1 1/4 Cups White Sugar 5 Tablespoons Butter, Softened 1 1/2 Cups All-Purpose Flour 1 1/2 Teaspoons Baking Powder 3/4 Cup Half N Half 1  Cup White Sugar 3/4 Teaspoon Salt 2 Tablespoons Cornstarch 1 Pinch Ground Cinnamon 3/4 Cup Boiling …

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Divas Love Hacks…Kitchen…

POPULAR KITCHEN HACKS ALLRECIPE This kitchen-pantry staple is famous for thickening sauces and stews without changing the flavor. It's an essential ingredient you should always have on hand. But if or when you don't have any cornstarch (it's bound to happen) refer to this guide for the best cornstarch substitutes to use in a pinch. …

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Diva Tasting:

German Style Strawberry Shortcake Ingredients 2 Pounds Fresh Strawberries, Sliced 1 Cup White Sugar 1 Cup All-Purpose Flour 2 Tablespoons Cornstarch 1 ½ Teaspoons Baking Powder 5 Eggs, Separated 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1 ¼ Cups White Sugar 1 Cup Heavy Cream Directions Step 1 Place the sliced strawberries into a mixing bowl and stir in 1 …

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Diva Tasting: Desserts for Summer…

KEY LARGO LIME CHEESECAKE Ingredients 1 ½ cups graham cracker crumbs 6 tablespoons butter, melted 24 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 cup white sugar 1 tablespoon cornstarch 3 eggs 1 tablespoon grated lime zest ⅔ cup key lime juice Directions Step 1 Combine cookie or graham cracker crumbs with butter. Press into bottom and partially up …

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Diva Musing: Covid the Holistic approach…

We found this interesting article about Holistic approaches to the Covid, Thought we'd share... Gomutra pills, turmeric extract, spice-mix — the Ayurvedic concoctions under trial for Covid Curcumin (a turmeric compound) and black pepper tablets to panchgavya, a mixture of five cow products, at least 19 ayurvedic combinations have received approval for clinical trials. MOHANA …

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Diva Tasting: Bacon Roll Ups…

Bacon Roll Ups app Ingredients 1 (1 pound) loaf white bread, crusts trimmed 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1 pound sliced bacon, cut in half Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 355 degrees F Step 2 Cut each slice of white bread in half horizontally. Spread with cream cheese. Tightly roll each piece …

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Diva Chilling: Someone set me some good pointers….

Thanks to whoever posted this. Good Summer Info. How to Keep Bagged Salad Fresh There's a reason there's a run on canned goods during crisis. No one can bear the thought of precious food spoiling, and going to waste. But inevitably, we find ourselves craving something fresh, like greens. And a bountiful salad begins to sound as …

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Diva Tasting: Tips

QUICK SUBSTITUTES AND BASICS QUARANTINE STYLE Bisquick Dough Ingredients 1 Cup All-Purpose Flour 1 1/2 Teaspoons Baking Powder 1/4 Teaspoon Salt 1 Tablespoon Butter Directions Sift flour into a bowl; add baking powder and salt and whisk until fully incorporated. Cut butter into flour mixture using a pastry cutter until evenly combined. ______________________________________________________________________________ Perfect White …

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