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Mar 22, 2019
How to Ripen Bananas Quickly When You Need to Make Banana Bread ASAP
The best way to ripen bananas quickly depends on how much time you have — so we've covered them all to help you out. Then you can go back to whipping up your world famous banana bread (just share a...
Mar 19, 2019
How to Get Rid of Stinky Onion Smell on Your Hands Fast
If your hands smell like onions after chopping some up for your latest meal, you’ll be happy to know there’s an easy way to get rid of onion smell fast. The trick is to skip the soap entirely. Why...
Mar 18, 2019
Julia Child's Secret for Perfectly Poached Eggs Only Takes 10 Seconds
Want to know how to make poached eggs? Julia Child has got you covered. After all, there's no better chef to teach how us how to make perfect poached eggs than the woman who taught millions of home...
Feb 24, 2019
The ‘5-5-5’ Method Is the Secret to the Perfect Hard-Boiled Egg Every Time
The 5-5-5 Method makes the perfect Instant Pot hard-boiled egg — a total game-changer given how tricky it is to boil eggs for just the right amount of time. Seriously, you've been missing out if...
Jan 26, 2019
Add Mayonnaise to Your Scrambled Eggs for a Surprisingly Luxurious Breakfast
If you've never put mayo in scrambled eggs before, you might think that idea sounds strange as heck. Well, so did I — until I tried this cooking trick out for myself. Celebrity chef Alton Brown...
Jan 2, 2019
10 Cooking Hacks so You Don't Spend All of 2019 in the Kitchen
Whatever your New Year's resolutions are, we're guessing "Spend more time in the kitchen" isn't one of them. That's where these genius cooking hacks come in handy. We're sure you've discovered a...
Dec 24, 2018
Bake Your Cookies With a Pan of Water to Ensure They're Always Moist
Raise your hand if you want to know how to make cookies moist. (We've got ours up in the air!) There's nothing like biting into a ooey-gooey chocolate chip cookie straight from the oven — and...
Nov 3, 2018
How to Reheat Crawfish Fit for a Tasty Southern Feast
If you’re lucky enough to snag some leftovers after a home-cooked southern feast, we sure hope you know how to reheat crawfish. Also known as crayfish, crawdad, and crawdaddy, this miniature...
Nov 1, 2018
How to Reheat a Burrito So the Tortilla Is Soft, Not Soggy
What’s so great about a tortilla stuffed with beans, salsa, sour cream, cheese, and chicken? Pretty much everything, as long as you know how to reheat a burrito. The beauty of a burrito is you can...
Oct 14, 2018
How to Reheat Biscuits That Taste Fresh Out of the Oven
You can still get that fresh right-out-of-the oven taste when dealing with leftovers; you just need to know how to reheat biscuits the right way. Sure, freshly made biscuits are the best — but that...
Oct 1, 2018
How to Reheat Mac and Cheese and Maintain Its Melty, Creamy Perfection
Every parent needs to know how to reheat mac and cheese, right? In fact, it’s probably a good idea that everyone knows how to reheat this comfort food dish. But with so many different twists on...
Sep 29, 2018
Why You Should Mix Orange Juice Into Your Scrambled Eggs
Orange juice is a breakfast staple, but would you add it to your eggs? When Claire Thomas, the food blogger behind The Kitchy Kitchen, suggested combining these two ingredients in one recipe, I was...
Sep 25, 2018
How to Reheat Lasagna So It’s Even Better the Second Time Around
If you’re planning on serving leftover lasagna that tastes like it just came out of the oven, then you need to know how to reheat lasagna. While you may think it’s as easy as cutting off a square,...
Sep 24, 2018
4 Foolproof Cooking Hacks to Save You Time in the Kitchen
This isn’t your first rodeo – you’ve been cooking meals in this kitchen for years. You’re always the first one to pull out baked goods at PTA meetings or potlucks. Your bookshelf is piled high with...
Aug 16, 2018
How to Reheat Rice so It's Fluffy Every Time
So many things are better as leftovers: pizza, rotisserie chicken, and even baked potatoes. Unfortunately, rice is definitely not one of them. When you leave rice in its takeout container overnight...
Apr 19, 2018
How to Give Your Boxed Mac and Cheese a Creamy Second Life
Macaroni and cheese is probably one of the easiest dishes to make: just boil a few cups of water, throw in some noodles, strain, then mix in powdered cheese (if you like the boxed variety) and...
Apr 14, 2016
Is It Better to Drop Eggs in Cold Water or Hot Water When You're Boiling? The Surprising Answer Is...
Egg cooking methods can be like recipes for chocolate chip cookies: everyone has their own. But if you prefer the shells of your soft- or hard-boiled eggs to practically fall right off, you might...
Oct 16, 2015
The One Kitchen Tool You Need for the Fluffiest Mashed Potatoes
What is a ricer or potatoes? We're glad you asked. It's a life-changing tool that will help you create flawless, fluffy mashed potatoes. Whether it’s plastic surgery, an old car, or mashed...
Sep 14, 2015
The Shockingly Simple Way to Poach the Perfect Egg Every Time
Eggs are synonymous with quick and easy breakfasts, especially scrambled. But poached eggs tend to get pushed to weekends--if cooked at all. All too often, the eggs end up falling apart in the...
Sep 11, 2015
Are Coffee Grounds the Secret to Perfect Pasta Sauce?
Plenty of food pairings sound downright nuts until you finally give them a go (if you haven't tried peanut butter and bacon, you must!). So when the Internet went bonkers because a British...