Food Trends

How to Store Fresh Herbs So They Last Longer

Tired of throwing out wilted, browning herbs after just a couple days? Here’s how to easily stretch out their longevity by weeks: How to Prep Herbs For Storage Eating healthy should still be delicious. To wash or not to wash before storing? This is a contentious issue among chefs. People in the “no wash” camp […]

Food Trends

How To Make the Most of Your Free Time Right Now

We all know the drill by this point: The coronavirus has ground “normalcy” to somewhat of a halt worldwide. Though lots of states and businesses have started reopening, there’s still a lot of stress and uncertainty surrounding the virus, when a vaccine will be ready and publicly available, and whether there is credence to reports […]

Everyday Meals

Here's How to Get Your Hands on Free Dunkaroos Today

This article originally appeared on Allrecipes. Earlier this year, General Mills confirmed they would be bringing back the hit ’90s snack Dunkaroos, after much pleading and gnashing of teeth on social media. The cookie packs aren’t available yet, but to tease us a bit more, General Mills announced a giveaway of 5,000 Dunkaroos sets today, April 30, […]

Everyday Meals

How to Store Broccoli So It Stays Fresh For Longer

Broccoli is a notoriously difficult vegetable to store. Here’s how to make the most of your broccoli for as long as you can:  How Long Does Broccoli Last?  Cooking dinner shouldn’t be complicated Properly stored, broccoli lasts about three to five days in the fridge—whether it’s cooked or raw. Raw chopped broccoli, though, will probably […]

Everyday Meals

How to Use Up All That Matzo You Bought for Passover

Maybe you planned to fully commit to Passover dining rules this year and loaded in boxes of matzo like a pesadich prepper. Perhaps you bought your matzo in anticipation of a large family Seder that suddenly became a Zoom meetup. Or maybe, like me, you ordered one box of matzo from a grocery delivery service […]

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How to Keep Milk Fresh For Longer

Want to make your milk last as long as you possibly can? Of course you do. Here’s what you need to know about keeping your milk good to the very last drop:  1. Buy organic if you can.  Cooking dinner shouldn’t be complicated If you’ve ever purchased organic milk, you’ve likely realized it lasts much […]

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How I Tricked Myself Into Drinking Less Alcohol

After a long day of work, few things make me happier than a glass of wine. It’s a lovely way to unwind, catch up with Charlie (my husband) about the happenings of his day, and (dare I say it) decompress. It’s also something I enjoy while cooking and eating dinner. I happen to be one of […]

Everyday Meals

What Is a Michelada and How Do You Make One?

Though it’s not quite as pervasive as its more popular cousin, the Bloody Mary, the michelada has a lot to offer. Here’s what you need to know about the classic Mexican cocktail:  What Is a Michelada?  Cooking dinner shouldn’t be complicated A michelada is a type of cerveza preparada, or Mexican beer cocktail. All cerveza […]