Teflon and Maraschino Cherries {Going Greener}

Polytetrafluoroethylene, or PTFE, AKA Teflon

Almost every family has at least one Teflon pan in their kitchen! My parents always used Teflon pans when I was growing up. And I’ve always had a few also! When I got married, my husband told me (while using my favorite Teflon pan) that it was bad to use Teflon. He said that it breaks down and gets into the food (especially as the pan gets older). I had … [ READ MORE ]