Food Trends

5 Dangerous Cleaning Product Combos You Should Never, Ever Mix

Spring cleaning may seem harmless enough, but mixing the wrong common household products could result in a potentially deadly science experiment. If you’ve accidentally created a toxic gas, remove yourself from the area immediately and seek fresh air. Remove and dispose of your clothes, wash with soap and water, and seek medical attention ASAP. You […]

Everyday Meals

5 Ways You May Be Ruining Your Fancy Blender

Whether you’ve had a fancy high-speed blender for years, you’re a proud new parent of one, or you’re simply considering the investment, the most important thing to know is how to properly care for it. Treat it right and it could last close to a lifetime, which is definitely the goal, considering the small appliance […]

Everyday Meals

5 Low-Carb Recipes to Add to Your Weekly Meal Plan

Meal planning makes life easier: You can organize your shopping lists, plan your cooking, and know just the right answer when the kids ask, “What’s for dinner?” But when you add a low-carb lifestyle into the process, it can get a lot harder. Gone are the big batches of rice to fill up on, gone […]

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5 Secrets to Storing Bread (and Making It Last Longer)

Paper over plastic, freeze over refrigerate, and bread boxes galore. Madelyn Osten, head baker at Sullivan Street Bakery’s Miami outpost, is revealing the biggest tips for successfully storing bread, so you can get the most out of your favorite loaf while also avoiding unwanted mold, crust, and moisture. The New York-based operation, founded in 1994 […]

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The Definitive Ranking of 5 Popular Pimiento Cheeses

It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that Southerners are crazy for pimiento cheese. We put it in sandwiches, slather it on crackers, melt it in grilled cheeses, and find endless creative ways to reinvent this classic spread. I first tried pimiento cheese a few years ago, when I’d just moved to the South. Once […]

Everyday Meals

5 Nostalgic Snacks We Wish Would Make a Comeback

Pop a 98 Degrees CD into your Walkman, pull on your gauchos, and get that Von Dutch cap out of storage—we’re taking a trip down memory lane, party people. Where to, you ask? Why, we’re going to the Golden Age of Snack Food. You know the era I’m talking about: the late ‘90s/early 2000s. Without […]