I've been hand-washing my wooden utensils for years. A friend recently told me she always puts hers in the dishwasher. I thought that was a no-no! Anyone have a good reason for not putting mine in the dishwasher?
A dishwasher is supposed to make your life easier, but unfortunately, most people don't know the best way to load one. Deborah Lewis of CHOW.com explains how to arrange your dishes and silverware so that everything gets clean while preventing any chipping, warping, or cracking.
This incredibly easy seafood dinner uses fresh pineapple and a teriyaki-style sauce for the classic sweet-and-tangy profile of Hawaiian shrimp. The pineapple also concentrates as it bakes and helps keep the rice mixture from becoming too dry.