Hosting a successful turkey day meal takes a lot of energy and effort, plus organization and plenty of prep work. To ensure everything comes together at the right time in the right way, and with extra time for you to enjoy your guests and delicious meal, plan ahead and read 19 of the best thanksgiving dinner hacks.
The season is winding down and your team is in the playoffs. And that’s an excellent excuse to get together with friends and family to cheer on your side while sharing tasty eats and a beverage or two. Win or lose, you can enjoy good food, good company, and good times with our easy tips on how to host a game day party.
Are you always stumped on how to prepare and cook fish? Do you tend to avoid the seafood section of your grocery store? Ditch your typical pork loin or chicken breasts for dinner tonight, and learn seven different and simple ways to cook perfect fish every time. We share our advice and recipe suggestions now.
A beautiful and iconic symbol of fall, pumpkins have a sweetly nutty taste. The sugar varieties make a flavorful addition to a myriad of savory and sweet dishes, snacks, and hot or cold beverages, and the carving types are outstanding for autumn decorations. Read more now for 11 fun ways to use pumpkins.
Planning to hit the beach, go camping, enjoy a tailgating party, get out to the lake, or take some other kind of outdoor trip? Consider bringing a portable gas grill! Review our top choices for this convenient cooking appliance now, and learn about all the features to consider before you purchase. Read more now.
Do you think pasta salads are always bland and soggy? They don’t have to be that way, especially with our help. Using our step-by-step guide and delicious recipe suggestions, you can learn how to make fresh and bold pasta salads with fun flavors and textures. Your next party is approaching fast, so read more now.
Milling your own flour is a great option to enjoy the fresh taste and complete nutrients of whole grain flours. Whether you bake breads and pastries or like to make cracked grains, there’s a machine to suit. To make your selection easier, our buying guide has all the info you need to make an informed choice. Read more.
Are you looking to take that old-fashioned briquette barbecue taste on your next road trip, campout, beach blast, or tailgate party? A portable charcoal grill is a convenient appliance that you may want to look into purchasing as the weather is getting warmer. Read our guide and find the best model for you.
The natural tones of wood cutting boards or butcher blocks add warm hues to any kitchen decor. And wood is one of the kindest materials for maintaining a knife’s edge. But they do need special care to keep them clean, sanitary, and looking their best. We have all the details on the most effective natural methods here.
Not sure how to start cooking at home? Do you give yourself excuses to avoid the kitchen? If you don’t have enough time, you’re too tired to clean up, or you just don’t know how, we’re here to help you. Learn three simple steps to begin cooking at home. Our advice will make it easy for you to start today. Read more.
Are some of your culinary efforts falling a bit short? Is the steak overdone, or your eggs just won’t boil? Check out our roundup to see if you’re making any of these common cooking mistakes. We’ll take a closer look at recurring kitchen blunders, their causes, and helpful solutions for smarter cooking! Read more now.
The Chinese vegetable cleaver is a nimble knife that can be used for a variety of cutting tasks. From preparing vegetables to finely slicing meats, it’s a versatile tool that makes prep work quick and easy. Join us for a closer look as we explore our top suggestions, how to use it, and what features to consider.