Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Carico's Ultra Cooker is a Huge Success

Everyone who sees the unit, buys the unit.

Here are just some of the10 functions, pressure cook, steam function, rice function, it works as a slow cooker and it will defrost a frozen roast and start to cook it when it is defrosted providing your family a hot meal whenever they get home.

The warming mode keeps food at 170 degrees for up to 24 hours. What a convenience for the busy family, who wants a hot meal waiting for them when they come home. For more information about Carico's Ultra Cooker, click here.

"Cleaner school air equals higher math scores"

Read this article about school air, cleaner air equals higher math scores.

Imagine if all indoor air was purified? If you'd like to find out how Carico can help to purify your air, click here

Friday, March 26, 2010

"Money Making" Chicken Recipe

Here’s an easy 1-2-3 delicious recipe that was submitted to us from Jerry Jarvis. This is a great meal option for those busy days. Thanks Jerry for sharing this recipe with us!

We want to hear from you! Please send us your recipes, questions or comments to

Carico’s Simply “Money Making” Chicken Recipe

Carico Products:
1.7 Quart Carico Ultra Tech II & Cover
1 Knife, Fork, Cutting Board & Spatula

Shopping List:
1- Medium size skinless, boneless chicken breast
1- 1 pound bag frozen shoestring potatoes
1- Large white potato, peeled & thinly sliced
1- 10oz. can of Campbell’s Cheddar Cheese Soup
1- Container of McCormick’s Steak Seasoning

Cooking Instructions

Preheat pan on medium heat until water beads.

Place chicken in pan & sprinkle with steak seasoning

Cook 4 minutes, flip chicken & add potatoes

Cover; lower the heat and cook for 11 minutes

Take chicken out, put 3ozs. of cheddar cheese soup on potatoes & mash

Serve & eat

Thursday, March 25, 2010

How aware are we about the quality of the air in our homes?

"Ignorant bliss" are words that might be used to describe the level the awareness towards air quality in the average home. In general, the focus of our attention on air quality is on outdoor and environmental measurements. But there could be pollutants lurking in your home that you know nothing about and the responsibility for homes is solely ours. Read the full story. Here is Carico's solution:

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

How many times do we go all day with migraine headaches that ruin our day?

In many people, migraines can be triggered by the foods that they consume. Here’s one of the juicing recipes that has nutrients that can help you reduce migraines. It’s quick and easy, using any of the Carico juicers. Let us know if it worked for you?

Spicy Cantaloupe Shake
¼ inch slice ginger root
½ cantaloupe, with skin
Push ginger through hopper with Cantaloupe.

Recipe from: “Juicing For Life” by Cherie Calbom, M.S. and Maureen Keane, M.S., C.N.
For more information about Carico Juicers, please click here.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Don't buy hype on plastic baby bottles

This is a great article found on the Sun Sentinel about plastic baby bottles by Angela Logomasini, Ph.D. She is a director of risk and environmental policy at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, a Washington D.C. -based advocat group dedicated to free enterprise and limited government.

Carico's Ultra Vac provides a better storage solution for your food.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Carico Juicer in Action

Recently one of our Carico distributors participated in a Home and Garden show in New Mexico, drawing attention from the press, "Michael D'Onofrio of Houston operates a Carico juicer Saturday... (Sun-News photo by Norm Dettlaff)'

See the article in the Las Cruces Sun News.

For more information about Carico Juicers, click here.

Thursday, March 4, 2010

"Could chicken soup be all the medicine we need?"

Could chicken soup be all the medicine we need? U.S. Scientists confirmed that chicken soup is medicine. They say it has several ingredients that help the immune system.

Also try Carico’s favorite chicken soup recipe. Don’t forget to give us feedback and your input with this recipe.

Carico’s Favorite:

Chicken Soup
3 pounds of chicken
3 qt. water
1 bay leaf
4 sprigs of parsley
2 tablespoons of salt
1 medium onion
¼ tablespoon pepper
1 tablespoon chopped parsley
4 carrots (if desired)
2 or 3 cubes chicken bouillon
2 cups fresh pasta

In a large Carico Ultra Tech pan on medium heat, place the chicken, the water, bay leaf, celery, and a tablespoon of salt. Cover with the Ultra Temp valve open. When it whistles, reduce the heat to low and close valve. Cook 2 to 4 hours, until the chicken is tender and the bones loosen. Chop the onion, peel the carrots and cut them in cubes, remove the chicken from the pan and the take remove the skin and the bones.

After straining the broth pour it back in the Carico Ultra Tech pan, removing the fat if necessary. Add the vegetables, 1 tablespoon of salt, pepper, parsley and the bouillon cubes. Cut the chicken in pieces (no bones) and add this to the broth. Boil on low heat until the vegetables are tender. In another Carico pan cook the pasta following the instructions on the package and add it to the soup. Boil on low heat for approximately 10 more minutes.

Serves 12/16 people

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Aging…. Isn’t this something that everyone tries to avoid?

This is not a disease, although many people act like it.

Research has proven that certain nutrients can assist to reduce the noticeable signs of aging. With Carico’s Nutri-Tech juice extracting systems it’s so easy and delicious to get the proper nutrients to help with aging.

Let us know what kind of results you get with this juicing recipe that Carico loves.

Beauty Spa Express

Small handful parsley
Handful of Spinach
4-5 carrots, greens removed
½ apple, seeded
Bunch up parsley and spinach, and push through hopper with carrots and apple.

Recipe from: “Juicing For Life” by Cherie Calbom, M.S. and Maureen Keane, M.S., C.N.