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How to Transform Dinner Leftovers Into Snazzy School Lunch

Wondering what to do with your leftover beef, chicken, and other? Don’t let them go to waste—give them a second life as lunch with these helpful tips and recipes. It’s

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Make an Easy Berry Cobbler with One Simple Hack

Easy and fast with a store-bought crust.

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How to Troubleshoot Your Salad: Rules, Recipes, Tips & Tricks

Tips, tricks, rules, and reminders for making the best salad of your life. Making a bad salad is easy: Throw together ill-matched ingredients of questionable freshness, and pour gloopy bottled

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How to Make Perfect Fish Tacos

Grilled fish tacos are absolutely great, but fried fish tacos are truly special: extra crunch, a little more decadence, a perfect counterpoint to creamy sauce and slaw. Here’s how to

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How to Make Fruit Cordial So You Can Enjoy Summer Flavor All Year Long

A basic fruit cordial recipe is a great thing to have on hand when it comes time to using up ripe summer fruit. Peak-season summer fruit is so good and

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How to Make Great Coffee When Traveling

Headed out of town for a late-summer vacay? Visiting family a few states over? Jetting off on a business trip where you just know there will be a terrible in-room

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It’s Slow Cooker Sunday! Make This Spicy Pulled Pork.

This variation on pulled pork highlights flavors from Mexico, with a touch of the Yucatán. It’s one of my favorites for Slow Cooker Sunday (possibly the best day of the

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How to Make Wine Pops, the Coolest Summer Treat Around

Ladies and gentlemen, may we present to you the wine pop, a.k.a. your new favorite (and innovative!) way to get drunk while combating August humidity.

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Josey Baker Showed Us How to Make Amazing Skillet Pizzas

We learned a fantastic skillet pizza recipe from Josey Baker back in October 2014. We’re resurfacing it now because you absolutely need to know about it. Also, it’s the perfect

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How to Cook on Vacation

Vacation should never be stressful, but unexpected things do happen. One of the reliably unpredictable aspects is just what your rental house kitchen will be like. If you want to

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How to Ripen an Avocado

Need to ripen an avocado? Settle in and wait, because tips, tricks, and hacks don’t really work in this case. July 31 is National Avocado Day, which means you probably

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How to Make Savory Cheesecake for Brunch, Lunch, and Light Dinners

The cheesecake in its classic sweet dessert form is already incredibly versatile; there are various regional styles, easy no-bake versions for when you don’t want to turn on the oven,

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Avocado Hummus Makes Entirely Too Much Sense

This hummus-guacamole mashup is a glorious way to experience two great dips together. Learn how to make the best avocado hummus ever from a pro.

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How to Make the Ultimate Bagel

It's in the boiling and the malt.

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You Can Now Make Your Very Own Unicorn Cake

You don’t have to be made of magic to make a unicorn layer cake, but you do need a mountain of sprinkles and a flair for the dramatic to create

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7 Ways to Churn Out Ice Cream Without an Ice Cream Maker

Want homemade ice cream but don’t have an ice cream machine and no plans to purchase one anytime soon? Your stifled screams for ice cream were heard. There are several

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A No-Hassle Way to Clean Your Blender

Do you hate cleaning your blender because you have to take it apart and scrub around those sharp blades? Or do you already know the easy trick to clean your

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How to Make Kombucha at Home

Whether you have no idea what a SCOBY is or are addicted to probiotic powerhouse kombucha, it’s easy—and fun—to brew your own kombucha at home. Here’s a kombucha recipe and

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Boba 101: How To Make Bubble Tea at Home

Like so many beloved recipes, the story of bubble tea begins at a street food stall. It was in Taiwan in the 1980s that a vendor made the decision to

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Heat and Sweet: How to Grill Dessert

Looking for dessert but boycotting the oven? Grilling dessert is a great way to celebrate the summer, pairing fruit with ice cream or cake for a perfectly sweet treat. Keep

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An Easy Hack to Make Your Gas Grill Burn Hotter

Learn how to hack a gas grill to burn hotter using lava rocks and expandable grill grates. Like many people, some of us have conflicted feelings about the liquid propane

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