Kitchen Tips

Kitchen Tips

FYI: Your Ice Cream Scoop Is a Brilliant Tool for Prepping Squash

We tested out ice cream scoops to make squash preparation a breeze. The results were glorious! Read on for our squash-scooping tips, plus s…

10 Kitchen Hacks for Cooking Eggs

We’ve hatched a flurry of cooking tips to help you step up your egg game. Take a crack at these 10 easy egg hacks and 24 egg recipes — we t…

One Fast Hack for Easy-Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs

Say goodbye to shells that stick like wallpaper with this quick egg-peeling hack for perfect hard-boiled eggs

Absolutely Shocking! How to Blanch and Shock Your Way to Faster Meals

Learn all about dunking in boiling water and ice baths, and the foods that benefit from a little jolt

The Best Vegetarian Grill Recipes to Complete Your Cookout

Wondering what to grill for vegetarians? With this guide you’ll be ready at your next barbecue when the gang asks for a meat-free dish.

A Shredded-Chicken Kitchen Hack (And Two New Recipes to Use it in)

One shortcut, and you're ready to make these great new recipes: Caprese Chicken Pesto Pasta Bake, Salsa Verde Chicken Nachos, and more favo…

A Food-and-Wine-Pairing Guide (Infographic)

Use this simple illustration to find out which wine to pair with your favorite foods.

Chill Out! 6 Ice Cube Tray Hacks for a Cool, Convenient (and Zero-Waste) Summer

Put your freezer to work to create flavored ice cubes that are as beautiful as they are handy

The Complete Guide to Salmon: Buying & Storing Salmon

Part two of our comprehensive guide on salmon focusing on how to buy salmon, how to store salmon, and everything in between

Four Surprising Ways to Use Dental Floss in the Kitchen

What do cheesecake, cookie dough, cinnamon rolls, and goat cheese all have in common? Besides being delicious, they’re a pain in the be-hin…

The Secret to Perfectly Grilled Chicken Breasts

Never been good at grilling chicken breasts? It’s high time that changed. Here's how.

Tips for Cutting Onions Without Tears

Ask five people how to cut onions without crying, and you’ll probably get five different answers. Here are some that actually work (and a f…

5 Surprising Kitchen Hacks Using Your Colander

Think beyond draining pasta with this handy tool

No Flour, No Butter, No Baking Powder?

Baking substitutions and 21 make-do dessert recipes you can bake with what's on hand

Recipes and Tips to Make Your Veggies Last

Here’s how to store vegetables so they’re fresh and appealing as long as possible.

The Secrets To Cooking A Perfect Leg Of Lamb

If you *want* to make lamb for your holiday dinner but what you *know* about lamb lies somewhere between what Mary had and mint jelly, we'v…

How to Prepare and Cook Lentils

Behold, the magic of lentils!

Navigating the Kitchen. Together.

How to carry on in the kitchen and find calm among the dish towels.

Broccoli and Cauliflower Recipes Even Kids Will Love

Just add butter and plenty of salt, for starters.

How to Convert Metric Units to US Customary Units: A Guide for the Mathematically Challenged

The world is your oyster! Cook international recipes with ease using this guide to cooking conversions.

Semi-Homemade Meals are Just a Smart Idea

Get a head start on quick dinner recipes for your family using healthy prepared grocery shortcuts.

Cooking Chickpeas: Tips and Tricks to Get It Right

We’ve got our fingers on the pulse! Cook your way to creamy, flavorful chickpeas with these handy tips.

Meal Planning on a Budget

Five key ingredients plus a few smart tips add up to money saved and delicious dinner ideas! We've got 10 great recipes to get you started.

Easy Healthy Weeknight Dinners

Six experts share their tips, strategies (and 16 dinner recipes!) for putting good-for-you meals on the table, pronto, on busy weeknights.

The Meal Planning Payoff: Save Money While Eating Well

Meal planning can sound tricky, leaving you wondering: Does it really save money? Will I actually eat better? The answer: Yes, if you do it…

21 Tips To Kick-Start Your Meal Planning Strategy

Meal planning can go a long way to help you stay healthy and organized, but it's easier said than done. We put together 21 tips to kick-sta…

11 Handy Hacks that will Make Your Instant Pot Even More Useful

Your meals just got better with these tips for accessories, cleaning, and cooking—plus 15 of our best Instant Pot recipes.

Spaghetti Squash: Tips, Tricks, and Recipes for Our Favorite Quirky Winter Squash

If you’re looking for easy ways to get those spaghetti-like strands of squash onto the plate but aren’t sure about the best way to cook it…

How to Cook a Perfect Roast Beef

There's a lot of conflicting information out there about how to cook roast beef. Here, we answer your most pressing questions so you can co…

Recipe Inspiration: Liven Up Your Thanksgiving Leftovers with Ideas from Around the Globe

The classic recipes for Thanksgiving leftovers are often as good as the main meal — if not better! But if you’ve fallen into a rut, conside…

Friendsgiving: Beyond the Pot Luck

Join us in celebrating the latest holiday on the block, where we find joy in new traditions, creativity amongst friends ... and a have a bo…

7 Time-Saving Dinner Hacks

Clever ways to get dinner on the table, pronto. Sponsored by Tyson.

10 Vegan Pantry Items to Kick-start Your Vegan Cooking Plan

Thick and creamy, light and fluffy, rich with texture — you can have it all and eat vegan. These are the essential ingredients that make v…

Which Side Does the Fork Go on Again? Table Setting 101

Even the best entertainers forget how to set a table. For old pros and novice entertainers, we put together a quick primer on how to set a…

Make-Ahead Thanksgiving: How To Plan And Prep For Thanksgiving to Save You Time (And Your Sanity)

Making Thanksgiving dinner is no small feat, but we're here to help. We put together a quick guide for how to plan and prep for a memorable…

Pie Crust 101: What You Need To Know About Making Pie Dough From Scratch

If you're new to pie-making, we've put together a quick guide on how to make pie crust from scratch.

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