Let’s be honest, Thanksgiving is expensive. From the turkey to its trimmings and everything in between, celebrating our nation’s most cherished holiday can be taxing on our bank accounts. [related]
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Want to conquer your fear of grilling and become a pro this summer? It’s easy once you learn the basics. The culinary sport is seen as a challenge to many; cooking with the open flame and varying temperatures can be intimidating, but we’re here to set the record straight. Grilling doesn’t have to... Read more
Your best friend just asked you for the recipe of that delicious pasta salad you made for last weekend’s barbecue. What do you do?
Sure, the easiest solution would be to spit out the ingredients you remember using and say "add a dash of this, a pinch of that, and then mix it all together." But what... Read more
Cookies — people can’t get enough of them and neither can we. Out of all of the cookies there are to enjoy, there’s one classic variety that always takes the number one spot in our hearts. It’s the one that has the mouse asking for a glass of milk, the one that is the perfect combination of... Read more
Getting your kid to eat their school lunch can be quite the headache. First there’s the issue of packing the lunch: Heading to the grocery store to buy all of the necessary ingredients, getting up early to assemble everything, and making sure it’s all packed away neatly in your kid’s favorite lunch... Read more
The health departments in some cities around the country, including New York City, award letter grades to restaurants — A, B, C, and so on — based on how safe their food handling practices are. But virtually every municipality (or county) subjects its eating places — everything from snack bars to... Read more
That Girl Scout knocking on your door represents much more than a box of cookies; the sale of Girl Scout cookies represents the world’s largest girl-led business, and Girl Scouts are profiting from it in more ways than just raising money.
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Cookies — some are round, some are square, some are chewy, and some are crunchy, but no matter what they look like, cookies consistently top the list of America’s favorite baked goods. For many of us, cookies are the very first thing that we learned to make in the kitchen; because they don't... Read more