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Disability Cooking: Secret Tips & Hints for Great Meals

  • Synopsis: Handy resource of cooking hints and tips including food handling safety and preparing great meals at home.

Definition: Cooking

Cooking or cookery is defined as the process of preparing food for consumption with the use of heat. Cooking techniques and ingredients vary widely across the world, reflecting unique environmental, economic, and cultural traditions and trends. The way that cooking takes place also depends on the skill and type of training an individual cook has.

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Cooking, Recipes, Questions & Answers

Cooking can be a fantastic hobby for people of all ages. The articles listed below cover cooking hints and tips, including food handling safety, and preparing great meals at home.

Although our articles will be of use to anyone seeking information regarding various cooking methods and food types, our primary focus is to provide information regarding kitchen skills and cooking for persons with disabilities and mobility problems, be it cooking for yourself, or preparing meals for seniors, or someone with a disability or health condition.

You will also find information regarding cooking and eating utensils, including products and aids that assist persons with disabilities preparing and cooking food in the kitchen and for ease and independence when dining.

Never be afraid to fail when cooking the first few times.

Cooking is an art, and any art always takes a process and of course, determination. As long as you have the passion for cooking, you can whip your way to culinary heaven and impress anyone with willing taste buds.

Tip: When beginning cooking you should choose recipes that are not too complicated. Too difficult recipe steps can sometimes be a little overwhelming for the new cook. Be aware of how many resources you can acquire and how much time you can invest on the cooking process.

Disabled World has a number of convenient conversions Cooking Conversions and Measurement Charts you may like to bookmark or print out for future reference.

Quick Facts: Cooking Tips &

Latest Cooking Tips and Hints Publications

  1. How to Get Rid of Cooked Cabbage Odor in House
    Provides helpful hints and tips on how to eliminate the smell when cooking cabbage.
  2. Is Ready to Bake Cookie Dough Safe to Eat
    Study finds ready to bake cookie dough not safe to eat before being baked due to e. coli as flour does not ordinarily undergo a step to kill pathogens that may be present.
  3. Always Read Food Labels and Cooking Instructions
    Take the cooking directions and handling instructions on food labels seriously to help keep you and your family healthy.
  4. Kellogg's Challenge to Think Outside the Cereal Box
    Kelloggs all-bran challenges people to eat more fiber and think outside the cereal box.
  5. Microwave Food Safety Tips
    Information and tips on the importance of food safety while using microwave ovens to cook and defrost food.

Full List of Cooking Tips and Hints Documents (13 Items)


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