I took a fully frozen chicken out and put it in the fridge to defrost approx. 5 days ago. It was still in the original packaging. I took a look and it doesn't smell funny and it's not slimy. Eat or toss? I'd hate to waste it, but....
Most people toss out the fibrous outer shells of pea pods like they're garbage—but they're not! Christine Yue Gallary, associate food editor at CHOW.com, shows how, with just a little effort, the pods can be used just like the peas.
Don't Throw Away Your Juice Pulp
There's always a ton of pulp left over after using a juicer, and it seems like a shame to just throw it away. In this CHOW Tip, Suzy Brannon of CHOW.com shows you how to skip the compost bin and use that pulp to make vegetable broth, crackers, and dip instead.