Safety-Proof Your Cooking Style This Thanksgiving

Millions of families are looking forward to the Thanksgiving holiday next week, but remember to be extra cautious in the kitchen as you prepare your Thanksgiving dinner.  According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), cooking fires are the top cause of home fires and are three times as likely to occur on Thanksgiving Day … Continue reading "Safety-Proof Your Cooking Style This Thanksgiving"

Frozen Food Safety

NBC 4 in Washington, D.C. recently broadcast a segment on frozen food safety where consumer reporter Liz Crenshaw tested a variety of frozen food products.  She reminds consumers that it is essential to follow the manufacturers’ instructions when cooking a frozen meal in the microwave or conventional oven.  Some foods may need to sit after … Continue reading "Frozen Food Safety"