Everyday Meals

This Genius $8 Tool Helps Me Open Literally Every Jar I Own

I don’t like asking for help—especially in the kitchen. It’s not that I think I can do everything, but there’s so much to learn from experimenting with (and sometimes failing at) recipes. Plus, I have my pride. However, there’s one thing I always beg my roommate/boyfriend/whoever is nearby to do: open a darn jar. Maybe […]

Everyday Meals

This $2 Tool Makes Packing Lunches a Million Times Easier

My cabinets are very familiar with “lunch box gear.” Cubes and bentos, plastic and stainless steel, gimmicky freezer packs and reusable cutlery — I’ve seen it (and tried it!) all over the years. But after a decade of portioning and packing and washing so many tiny containers, I’ve figured out what works for us and […]