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Making Great Food and Cooking Safely for the Holidays

“My husband put some eggs on to boil. He left the kitchen and forgot that he had put the eggs on the burner to boil. Suddenly we heard popping and when we went into the kitchen to check out what that noise was from we discovered egg matter spewed all over the kitchen. That wasn’t a friendly scene. ” -Cameo Pulver

Learn from our very own Cameo Pulver on the importance of cooking safety!

With the holidays arriving, you may want to cook a few great dishes for your family.  In any event, you need to make sure that you remain safe while you are cooking and preparing food.  There are a few tips that you can take advantage of that will keep you safe.

The first thing that you will need to make sure that you do is remain alert.  If you are sleepy, you may want to get some rest before you begin preparing a big meal.  If you have been drinking, the last thing that you should do is stand in a hot kitchen over a hot stove and working with a hot oven.  Not only could you hurt yourself, you could damage things in your kitchen.

Another thing that you will need to make sure that you do is remain in the kitchen while you are cooking.  A lot of people set food to cook and leave the kitchen, and they forget that they have food cooking.  Whether you are frying or grilling food, make sure that you stay in the kitchen when you are cooking.

For more information regarding cooking safety or home insurance in Idaho, contact Access First Insurance today!

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