I've always wondered how many of the most popular cooking myths got started, and why so many people still think they're true. Do you know the one about keeping avocado from turning brown by using the pit? Searing meat keeps it juicy? Are green potatoes bad for you? True or false, find the answers -- plus post your own myths and I'll answer them!
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When it's literally as hot as an oven outside, the last thing you want to do is turn on the oven and heat up the house. That's why summer is the perfect time to use your creativity in the kitchen and find innovative ways to prepare meals without using your oven.The post No-Cook Summer Recipes appeared first on Skinny Chef.