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How to Recreate Grade School Cafeteria Favorites for Your Adult Palate 09:13

How to Recreate Grade School Cafeteria Favorites for Your Adult Palate

Back to school season can trigger a flood of nostalgia, but a fair share of bad memories too. For...

10 Back-to-School Burrito Hacks for Fueling the Year Ahead 00:38

10 Back-to-School Burrito Hacks for Fueling the Year Ahead

It’s that dreaded time of year for many of us – back to school. Sure, it means sweater-weather and...

The Fascinating History of the American Ice Cream Truck

The Fascinating History of the American Ice Cream Truck

by Jessica Gentile | Forget about the song of the summer, whatever it may be this year. There's one sound that's been ringing...

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19 Best Foods to Pack Up for a Road Trip 00:54

19 Best Foods to Pack Up for a Road Trip

by Caitlin O'Shaughnessy, Leena Trivedi-Grenier | The busiest traveling day of the year may have come and gone, but you still have more car adventures...

If You Love S'mores, You Have the Girl Scouts to Thank 00:51

If You Love S'mores, You Have the Girl Scouts to Thank

by Jessica Gentile | Now that it's summertime, you've probably found yourself lounging by the fire pit, or maybe you're...

Nutty Trail Mix

Nutty Trail Mix

Banana chips, tart dried fruit, and chocolate round out this irresistible snack.

11 Places Worth Traveling to for the Cooking Classes Alone 01:23

11 Places Worth Traveling to for the Cooking Classes Alone

by Dan Koday | If you spend the majority of your quality time in the kitchen, consider this the ultimate guide on...

How Did Fudge Become a Staple of Tourist Towns? 01:18

How Did Fudge Become a Staple of Tourist Towns?

by Jen Wheeler | Along with the usual glut of novelty magnets, key chains, t-shirts, and shot glasses at any given...

Take a Journey to New England for Some Atlantic Sea Scallop History 00:59

Take a Journey to New England for Some Atlantic Sea Scallop History

by Amanda Balagur | When it comes to shellfish, oysters get all the glory. It’s understandable, since they’ve played a...

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Everything You Didn’t Know About Chicken of the Sea, as Not Told by Jessica Simpson

Everything You Didn’t Know About Chicken of the Sea, as Not Told by Jessica Simpson

by Emily Murawski | When you hear the brand name “Chicken of the Sea,” what comes to mind? For some, it’s nostalgia; for...

Lidia Bastianich Takes Us Through the History of Cacio e Pepe 01:04

Lidia Bastianich Takes Us Through the History of Cacio e Pepe

by Alyssa Jung | Cacio e pepe is a social media sensation. Everywhere you look, there are live-action pasta lifts or...

Who Invented the Piña Colada? 01:19

Who Invented the Piña Colada?

by Jessica Gentile | Is there a cocktail more summer-y than the piña colada? Just one taste of rum, pineapple, and coconut...

How Did Nathan's Become the Most Famous Hot Dog Brand in America?

How Did Nathan's Become the Most Famous Hot Dog Brand in America?

by Jessica Gentile | When an unassuming Coney Island hot dog stand opened in 1916, no one imagined that it would become...

Everything You Never Knew About Old Bay Seasoning

Everything You Never Knew About Old Bay Seasoning

by Alex Thomas | If you grew up in a certain sliver of America near the Chesapeake Bay, Old Bay was a holy nectar...

How Cool Whip Became an American Icon

How Cool Whip Became an American Icon

by Ryan Hynes | In 2016, America nearly ran out of whipped cream. It was winter and the holidays were fast approaching...

Life's a Beach

Check Out These 16 Stylish and Practical Products Perfect for Environmentally Friendly Beach Dining 00:43

Check Out These 16 Stylish and Practical Products Perfect for Environmentally Friendly Beach Dining

by Emily Murawski | You love summer, you love noshing and sipping by the beach, but you don’t love all those images of...

Beyond Kebabs: How to Cook Anything on a Stick 00:45

Beyond Kebabs: How to Cook Anything on a Stick

by Laura Aebi | As summer reaches its peak and families across the country gather around their campfires to roast...

A Day at the Beach

A Day at the Beach

A refreshing rum cocktail.

The Ultimate Guide to Crab 00:44

The Ultimate Guide to Crab

by Greg Stegeman | Have you ever been intimidated shopping for crab at the grocery store, or cooking it at home? It happens...

These Summer Cocktails Are a Breeze to Make on the Beach

These Summer Cocktails Are a Breeze to Make on the Beach

by Alex Thomas | With summer making land upon the beaches, it will soon be time for long days spent with friends having...