A Trusted Friend in a Complicated World


We can’t live without it, but we think food should be a source of joy in your life, too! From favorite recipes to shopping tips, you’ll get your fill of food advice here.

View More in:

Add Filter

15 Things Chefs Always Buy Frozen

Looking to save time and effort without sacrificing quality? So are professional cooks—and that’s why they stock up on these frozen foods at home.

The Best Snack in Every State

Sweet or salty? Yes, please! These are the best snacks in the U.S.A., from cactus candy to crab fries.

What Are Pralines, Exactly?

What are pralines if not the perfect sweet and creamy treat? Here's everything you need to know about this favorite...

What Are Plantains, Exactly?

Go beyond bananas with their lesser-known cousin. Here's what plantains are and how to eat them.

What Is Old Bay Seasoning, Exactly?

If you've never tried Old Bay seasoning, you're in for a treat. This Maryland classic is the perfect complement to...

This Is the Best Cheese for the Ultimate Grilled Cheese Goodness

What's the best cheese for grilled cheese? To find the answer, I ate more grilled cheese than anyone should.

There’s a Pasta Crisis In Italy—Will Prices Be Affected in the U.S.?

In Italy, the pasta crisis is so bad that the government called a special meeting to address skyrocketing prices, up...

This Viral TikTok Explains How to Perfectly Poach an Egg

One of the trickiest kitchen tasks just got a whole lot easier.

This Is the World’s Stinkiest Fruit—and Why It Smells So Bad

It may smell like sweaty socks, but it's also considered a delicacy

This Is the Best Hack for Your Costco Rotisserie Chicken

Getting every single bit of a Costco rotisserie chicken used to be a struggle, but not anymore. This hack can...

TikTok’s Viral “Three Drink Theory” May Be the Key to Hacking Any Day

Because in these tough times, who doesn't need an emotional support drink—or three?

Does the Viral TikTok Hack for Cutting Hard-Boiled Eggs Work? We Put It to the Test

Has TikTok figured out how to cut hard-boiled eggs quickly and cleanly, or is this viral hack nothing but hype?

Are All-You-Can-Eat Restaurants Like Golden Corral Making a Comeback?

All-you-can-eat buffets are back in a huge way post-pandemic, making them a more affordable option than a regular restaurant.

What Is Yellow Watermelon? Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the Refreshing Summer Fruit

Yellow watermelon will make your summer brighter in more ways than one

This Hack Shows How to Flip an Egg Without Breaking the Yolk

No more sacrificing an entire carton of eggs for breakfast

These Are the Top 10 Most Wasted Foods

You know avocados are on this list.

Food Prices Continue to Climb at Grocery Stores—Here’s Why

Wet, cold, extreme weather has battered the United States so far this year, and consumers will feel its effects at...

You Can Now Get McDonald’s Big Mac Sauce To-Go

McDonald's infamous Big Mac sauce is now available in dip cups for everyone who ever wanted their very own side...

Solved! Here’s Why Your Hard-Boiled Eggs Have Green Yolks

If you're wondering why your hard-boiled eggs sometimes have green yolks, here's how to go for the gold

This Is the Most Popular Item Sold in Grocery Stores

Can you guess what item is a grocery store bestseller?

I Taste-Tested 14 Off-Brand Sodas to Find the Best Ones

What Coke copycat is most like the Real Thing? And what about Mountain Dew, Sprite and Dr Pepper doppelgangers? To...

I Feed My Family of 5 on $200 a Week—Here’s How

It's tough to stick to a grocery budget right now, but I use a couple strategies to save hundreds of...

What Is Gluten-Free Flour, Exactly?

You don't need wheat for a delicious, easy-to-use baking ingredient. Learn more about the most popular gluten-free flours and how...

How to Wash Grapes the Right Way

You need more than a quick rinse to really clean those grapes

12 Polite Habits Grocery Store Workers Actually Dislike—and What to Do Instead

Don’t make these all-too-common etiquette mistakes at the grocery store! Here’s what you need to know before your next shopping...

Magazine Cover

Subscribe & SAVE

Save Up To 84%!

This Is the Best Value Grocery Store in America

And it's not Aldi or Trader Joe's.

If You Don’t Eat Sweet Potatoes Every Day, This Might Convince You to Start

Sweet potatoes are just as versatile as white potatoes but pack even more of a nutritional punch. So what are...

If You See a Product of USA Label, This Is What It Means

A proposed change from the Biden administration will finally clear up any confusion.

The 6 Best Mini Fridges to Store Snacks and Drinks in Small Spaces

Buying an appliance can be intimidating, but our list makes it easy to find the best mini fridge that fits...

These 4 Grocery Store Items Have the Highest Markups

Plus, find out some alternatives you can try to combat these skyrocketing prices.

Tout icon

50 Winter Soup Recipes We’re Cozying Up With

Warm up even the chilliest winter night with winter soup recipes. Every spoonful is packed with flavor and cozy feelings!