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Chefs’ Favorite Ways to Celebrate Spring Peas

Spring peas are one of the most versatile and smile-inducing ingredients this season, and everyone loves them, chefs included. So we tapped the pros for their favorite spring pea recipes

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How to Make Homemade French Fries Better Than McDonald’s

Coronavirus has impacted the way we cook, eat, and shop for groceries in many ways—not least of all by spurring shortages of certain ingredients. First came the scarcity of flour

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8 Places in Your Kitchen You Didn’t Know You Can Clean with Vinegar

Vinegar is one of the unsung heroes of the cleaning world. Seriously, there are so many things you can clean with vinegar, both in the kitchen and all around the

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The Ultimate Guide to Sugar Substitutes & Alternative Sweeteners

Looking for the best sugar substitute in baking and cooking? Whether you’re going keto, trying to reduce your refined sugar intake, or just can’t find your usual supplies at the

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Prep for Success: How to Do Keto Without Stress

We love meal prepping, but it can be a challenge even before you take special diets into consideration. Luckily, this keto meal prep guide will set you up for success.

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Essential Meal Prep Staples to Keep in Rotation

While it has obvious benefits (saving money, streamlining the majority of your week’s meals, and eating healthier among them), the mechanics of meal prep can seem daunting. It’s worth a

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Everything You Wanted to Know About Matcha Green Tea

If your morning brew is in need of a green upgrade, look no further than still-trendy matcha green tea powder. The super healthy, super caffeinated drink has been creeping its

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5 Rules for the Best Tofu You’ll Ever Eat, According to Vegetarian Chefs

Tofu gets a bad rap as a flavorless hippie food. Far too many people botch the preparation and end up with spongy, bland blobs, but that doesn’t mean tofu’s to

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The Biggest Recycling Mistake You’re Making Is One You Can Easily Fix 

Though intentions are often good, many of us make recycling mistakes which only serve to jam up the system, making it less efficient. In honor of Earth Day, here are some common recycling

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Reduce Paper Waste in the Kitchen with These Eco-Friendly Products

Paper towels, paper napkins, paper coffee filters—we throw away a lot of paper when we go about our daily routines in the kitchen. This can really add up; in 2006,

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Composting 101: Everything You Need to Know About Preventing Food Waste

One of the top ways to reduce food waste and help the environment is to compost, but it can also be confusing—what exactly can you put in the compost bin,

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Follow These Easy Tips to Reduce Food Waste

There are many easy ways to reduce food waste, and lots of good reasons to do so. When we waste food, we waste both our own money (an average of

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The Ultimate Guide to Buttermilk

Hounds have ideas for using it in gravy, chicken, potatoes, and desserts.

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It’s Time to Chill with a CBD Cocktail

As cocktail trends go, one of the more recent is also one of the most chill: CBD drinks. They’ve been proliferating on boutique bar menus along with the legalization of

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How to Make Healthier Alternatives to Ultra-Processed Foods

You’ve heard the fuss over processed foods (they can have various negative health consequences, including suppressing your immune system)—but do you know what ultra-processed foods are? First off, know that

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The History and Evolution of Cannabis Cookbooks

The history of the cannabis cookbook started with a “bhang”—the heady cannabis-infused beverage which originated in 10th-century India. Made by grinding buds and leaves to a green paste, then adding

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Why These Vegetables Aren’t Worth Growing in Your Yard

Growing your own food earns gobs of cool points in our book. Many of us start with basil or mint plants, in an indoor herb garden or in pots on

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10 Rules You’ll Want to Memorize Starting Out in Your Own Kitchen

Kitchen confidence a little lacking? If you’re not quite sure what to do when it comes to making dinner (or anything beyond ramen noodles), take these 10 cooking rules to

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7 Rules for Making Amazing Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Sure, you know how to make grilled cheese. But do you know how to make grilled cheese great? This guide to the best grilled cheese sandwich of your life will

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Go Spring Crazy with Edible Flowers

Flowers are more than looks, you know. They’re not just for perfumes either. You can eat many of those pretty petals in all sorts of ways. So consider taking your

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8 Tips That’ll Save You Money on Groceries

The past month has highlighted that, no matter what is going on around us, no one wants to be in a position of not having enough food at home. Food doesn’t

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