Just try.  Even if you mess up -- even if you mess up a LOT -- you'll learn.  Learn some basics and perfect them, then you can start to get fancier with your recipes.  Fresh-cooke...
Leave the crockpot alone! I know it’s tempting to peek in at what you’re cooking every few minutes. When I first got a crockpot, I was so worried about messing up the slow-cooker ...
When you're making a casserole or other dish that includes fresh potatoes, pre-cook them in the microwave for three minutes before you add them to the rest of your ingredients. P...