Thursday, September 27, 2007

Are you concerned about the composition and safety of toys available in the market today?

You will want to know that Tupperware Toys, like all Tupperware products, are still a safe choice for your children and grandchildren. To meet consumers concerns, Tupperware has published the following statement about Tupperware Toys:

"For over 60 years Tupperware has been designing products that help simplify people's lives. As one of the world's most trusted brands, Tupperware products continue to meet or surpass Government safety standards. This dedication and attention to safety applies not only to our food containers, but also to Tupperware Toys. Tupperware Toys are all tested for safety by independent, certified laboratories and Tupperware. Toys have met or exceeded all applicable government and industry safety standards, including those applicable to heavy metals such as lead."

The other good news is that Tupperware has added new toys that are available now, just in time for the Christmas season! Click on the following link to check them out.

Monday, September 24, 2007

I just have to show you our first crop of grapes ever! We aren't sure what kind they are, but they are so beautiful in the Tupperware Ice Prisms bowl. The grapes look like they are sitting in crystal!

Red Butter Lettuce Salad with Apple Cider Vinaigrette

I love this time of year! Beautiful sunny days and cool night are a great way to go into fall!

Here is a lovely butter lettuce salad perfect for this time of year with delicious, ripe, local fruit. You can't go wrong with any of your favourite fruits, lettuces or veggies in this salad.

The apple cider vinaigrette is about to become your new house favourite!

Red Butter Lettuce with Peaches and Strawberries

Apple Cider Vinaigrette

1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
3 Tbsp minced red onion
2 tsp Dijon mustard
2 tsp maple syrup
1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil

Place all ingredients except the oil in a Quick Shake container and shake. Add oil through pouring spout and shake again. Toss salad with just enough dressing to coat lightly.


Recommended Tupperware Products
Quick Shake Container
Measuring Spoons
Measuring Cups

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Rock N Serve Brownies Recipe

I couldn't believe how quick and simple it was to bake these yummy brownies in the microwave... ready in 5 minutes!

Rock N Serve Brownies

6 Tbsp butter melted
1 cup sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1/4 tsp salt

2 eggs

1/4 cup cocoa
1 cup flour
1/2 cup chopped walnuts or pecans (optional)

Melt butter in the microwave using the Micro Pitcher Set. Combine melted butter, sugar, vanilla, and salt in the Mix N Stor Pitcher. Blend eggs in the Quick Shake container and add to the sugar mixture. Add cocoa, flour and nuts. Mix well using the Silicone spatula. Spread mixture in the in the RNS large shallow; seal with vent open and microwave on medium high for 5-7 minutes. Using a paper towel dry off the seal and reseal. Let stand 5 minutes, cut and serve.

Recommended Tupperware® Products
Prep Essentials Mix-N-Stor Plus Pitcher
Measuring Cups
Measuring Spoons
Saucy Silicone Spatula
Micro Pitcher Set
Large Shallow Rock N Serve Container

Monday, September 3, 2007

By special request...perfect for your summer brunch!

Cranberry Orange Scones

1½ cups all purpose flour
1½ cup whole wheat cake and pastry flour
¼ tsp salt
1/3 cup sugar
2 tsp baking powder
½ tsp baking soda
½ cup cold butter

1 cup dried cranberries chopped if large
1 egg in a measuring cup well beaten with a fork.
Orange juice added to beaten egg to make 1 cup.

Combine dry ingredients.
Cut butter in with a pastry blender.

Add cranberries and toss together.

Add egg mixture and mix lightly just until mixed.
Pat out on floured surface to about 1/2 - 3/4” thickness, making rectangular shape. Cut into squares, then cut squares diagonally to make triangles.
Place on cookie sheet, preferably on a Silicone Wonder Mat, and bake at 400* about 15 minutes until lightly browned.

Makes 12 large or 24 small scones.

Ahhhh... Tasty!

Note: Equally fabulous with other fruit such as blueberries, raspberries or peaches/blackberries

Recommended Tupperware® Products
Measuring Cups
Measuring Spoons
Saucy Silicone Spatula
Simply Perfect Pastry Sheet
Silicone Wonder Mat