Cooking Tips

Want to take your culinary skills to the next level? These cooking hacks will save you time, money and effort in the kitchen.

The Best Apples for Apple Pie

Some apples are good for snacking, and others are better suited for baking. These are the best apples for apple pie (and other apple-packed bakes).

Can You Freeze Milk? Yes, and Here’s How

Don't waste another drop of dairy. We'll walk you through our best tips for how to freeze milk.


The Ultimate Tips for Cooking Fish Perfectly

Planning on making fish for dinner? Learn what not to do before you start cooking.


This is the Best Way to Store Ice Cubes

Never chisel ice cubes apart again. Use this tool to keep those little guys loose.


This Trick For Peeling Potatoes is Taking Over the Internet

Gone are the days of spending tons of time peeling a bag of potatoes.

6 Foods You Should Never Reheat in a Microwave

Certain foods can become downright toxic when reheated in the microwave—here's what you need to know.


Here’s Why There Are 10 Hot Dogs in a Pack, But Only 8 Buns

I'll never understand why this wasn't fixed a long time ago!

The Ultimate Guide to Making Ice Cream

From professional tips to the sweetest recipes on the block, get ready to scream for ice cream! We cover everything...


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25 Brilliant Cooking Shortcuts You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Save time prepping food and make cooking easier with these cooking hacks that are pure genius.


20+ Diabetic-Friendly Summer Desserts

Light, refreshing and diabetic-friendly, these delightful dessert recipes are the perfect final touch to a fresh summer meal.


30 Grilled Recipes Ready in 30 Minutes

Fire up the grill for an easy summer meal ready in 30 minutes or less. These quick recipes include grilled...

5 Creative Egg Recipes to Try for Lunch and Dinner

Go beyond breakfast with recipes that are anything but basic.


Ever Wonder How Old Your Vintage Ball Mason Jars Are? Use This Chart to Find Out!

If the Ball Mason jars in your collection date back to the 1800s or early 1900s, you could be sitting...


Why Do Restaurants Put Rice in the Salt Shakers?

Plenty of restaurants use the "rice in salt shaker" trick. Here's why!


10 Easy No-Bake Pies That Are Perfect for Summer

These easy, no-bake pies are a refreshing way to end a summer meal. Find lightened-up favorites that won't weigh you...


If You See Spots or Bumps on Your Eggs, This Is What It Means

We’re here to crack the code for you before you crack your next egg.

This Viral Video Shows You How to Make Watermelon Pizza

You can make all kinds of watermelon pizza, but this TikTok-famous recipe is tart, spicy and refreshing.


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12 Things You Should Really Never Microwave

Popping the wrong foods, containers, or mugs in the microwave could make you sick, expose you to harmful chemicals, or...


20+ Easy Weeknight Dinners for Summer

These simple, summer weeknight dinners are perfect for busy days.


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The Best Way to Wash Berries

Summer means fun in the sun and plenty of fresh berries! Learn how to wash berries, from blackberries to raspberries,...


The Best Way to Dice an Onion Without a Knife

It's true! You can dice an onion perfectly without a knife.


This Woman’s Legendary Fudge Recipe Was Engraved on Her Tombstone

The recipe for "Kay's Fudge" will never be forgotten.


10+ Refreshing Cocktails to Sip This Summer

Soak up the sun with fizzy and fruity summer cocktails! These refreshing drinks are perfect for a barbecue or an...


20+ Summer Drinks That Will Cool You Down

It's finally starting to feel like summer! We found cool drinks that will really hit the spot on a hot...

50 Fruity Summer Desserts That Are Easier Than Pie

Sun-kissed berries, puckery lemons and limes, tangy rhubarb and chin-drippin' peaches shine in our easiest, breeziest summer fruit dessert recipes.


How to Wash—and Dry—Lettuce Correctly

Here's the ultimate guide to preparing lettuce for maximum food safety. (Plus whether or not you need to give pre-washed...


20+ Grandma’s Favourite Cherry Desserts

Pies, cobblers, cakes and more—Grandma’s favourite cherry desserts are a revival of simpler days, amazing flavours and time well spent...


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How to Make Strawberry Shortcake from Scratch

Berry season is here! Make the most of it and learn how to make strawberry shortcake with your just-picked harvest.


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20+ Surprising Things You Wouldn’t Think to Grill—But Should

Grilled watermelon? Who knew! Spice up your next barbecue by tossing something unexpected—unexpectedly delicious, that is—on the grill.