How Dolly Parton Stores Her Cookbooks by Hiding Them in Plain SightKitchen
This simple trick can work for anyone.
2 days ago
Why Everyone's Putting Pennies and Vodka in Their Flower VasesKitchen
And why maybe you should too!
May 17, 2023
How My “80 Percent Mindset” Helps Me Stay on Top of Kitchen ClutterKitchen
I’m following these six rules for a kinder spring clean in 2023.
Apr 17, 2023
Aldi Just Debuted New Decor Items — Here Are 10 Your Home Needs NowKitchen
Here’s the inside scoop on what’s coming soon to the fan-favorite discount superstore.
Apr 1, 2023
Our Favorite Way to Deep-Clean Probably Isn't YoursKitchen
This method is the only way to curb our procrastination.
Mar 30, 2023
Aldi Is Dropping Dozens of New Home Decor Items in March Kitchen
Time to get ready (and organized) for spring on a budget.
Mar 1, 2023
Celebrating the Heart and Soul of the Black Home Through Legacy and StyleKitchen
For me, the warmth of the Black home has always been a celebration of Blackness, style, legacy, and family.
Feb 28, 2023
How Learning to Cook Strengthened My MarriageKitchen
It also helped me feel more connected to my Jewish heritage.
Feb 26, 2023
The Single Greatest Lesson I’ve Learned from Julia Child Has Nothing to Do with Cooking
Personal Essay
"This is a lesson I’ve taken to heart."
Aug 15, 2022
8 Things Productive People Do Every Single Morning
Tips from The Kitchn
Number 1 is simple but has a big payoff.
May 3, 2022
A Pro Organizer Shares the Most Important Thing You Need to Know If You’re Neat and Live with a Messy Person
Organizing Tips from The Kitchn
This is a game-changing fact.
Apr 19, 2022
Actress Tia Mowry-Hardrict Inspired Us to Close the Chore Gap — So We Asked Relationship Experts to Help Us Get Started
Cleaning Tips from The Kitchn
If household chores fall entirely on your shoulders, you'll want to read this now.
Feb 15, 2022
8 Simple Ways to Boost Your Happiness in the Kitchen This Year, According to Wellness Experts
Tips from The Kitchn
Make this new year a happy one!
Jan 12, 2022
5 Things I Learned About Cleaning from My German Mom
Cleaning Tips from The Kitchn
The woman has some serious standards!
Dec 14, 2021
I Set Up a Coffee Station and It Gave My Morning Routine a Much-Needed Refresh
Tips from The Kitchn
And I have four key tips that just might help you, too.
Jul 20, 2021
I Moved to Hawai’i with Just 3 Suitcases — Here Are the 10 Kitchen Essentials I Brought with MeTools
I labored over what was coming with me to Hawai’i, but here are 10 of the items that made the cut.
Jun 23, 2021
Why I Made a Shopping List Template (Organized by My Trader Joe’s Layout)Groceries
It's pretty old-school, and it's pretty great.
Jun 19, 2021
25 Daily Habits That Make Life in the Kitchen a Million Times Better
Tips from The Kitchn
It's the little things!
May 23, 2021
5 Teeny, Tiny Things Kitchn Editors Did to Immediately Improve Their Kitchens
Tips from The Kitchn
Sometimes a little change goes a long way.
May 14, 2021
10 Little Ways to Enjoy Being in Your Kitchen a *Lot* More
Tips from The Kitchn
These little tips will go a long way.
Feb 1, 2021
21 Cooking Habits to Ditch This YearKitchen
It's time to say goodbye to the things that waste your time, cost you money, and sacrifice the overall quality of your meals.
Jan 29, 2021
5 Little 5-Minute Things to Do for Yourself During the HolidaysPlan & Prep
Getting food on the table to satisfy all your picky family members isn't easy. What is easy: forgetting to take care of you! Here's how NOT to make that mistake!
Nov 6, 2020
10 Places to Buy Cute and Thoughtful Greeting Cards Online
Because a card in the mail is a million times better than Zoom invite in your email.
Oct 28, 2020
13 Kitchen Tools You Should Own by the Time You’re 30
Adulthood is happening! We like to think of this list as a “next-level” guide to making your kitchen feel more grown-up.
Oct 27, 2020
An Italian Store Owner Taught Me How to Clean a Copper Pot — And the Copper Pot Taught Me How to Take Care of Myself
Life in the Kitchen
"I bought the pot to make me feel better about food, but it really makes me feel better about life."
Oct 20, 2020
Everything Feels Uncertain, So I Started Slicing Lemons
Personal Essay
When life gives you lemons, slice them.
Sep 22, 2020
The One Tiny Design Tweak That Got Me Out of the Habit of Eating Dinner on the Couch
Tips from The Kitchn
Netflix can wait!
Jun 30, 2020
Why Making Fresh Pasta with My Kids Means More to Me than Ever Before
Kitchn Love Letters
When dinner becomes distance learning, everyone wins.
May 1, 2020
I’m So Sick and Tired of Cooking. This Is the One Thing That’s Actually Helping.Plan & Prep
It's making a difference in the way I eat, and helps me feel like I have a handle on the day, even for just a little while.
Apr 29, 2020
7 Ways That Composting Has Made My Life Better (In and Out of the Kitchen)
"Once you get a hang of it, you won’t think twice about separating your garbage — and, honestly, it will change your life."
Apr 23, 2020
All I Do Now Is Caramelize Onions for Hours
Staying Home
Just keep stirring.
Apr 16, 2020
5 Things Every “Adult” Kitchen Has, According to These Pros
Tips from The Kitchn
Do you agree with this list?
Apr 15, 2020
Banana Bread Is Nice, but May I Suggest … Instant Pudding?
Staying Home
The food that brings us comfort during a crisis doesn’t have to be complicated or even that great. It can be as simple, available, and nostalgic as instant pudding
Apr 14, 2020
5 Tips for Living with a Messy Partner, According to Relationship Experts
Tips from The Kitchn
Some timely advice.
Apr 11, 2020
Now Is a Time for Rainbow Cooking
Letter from the Editor
Here's what that means to me.
Apr 6, 2020
All I’ve Eaten for the Past 10 Days Are Eggs (Mostly)
Kitchn Love Letter
I'm looking forward to vegetables and anything that doesn't start with an e and end in a g.
Apr 3, 2020
10 Little Things We’re Doing to Feel Less Anxious
Life in the Kitchen
Here's what we're doing to find joy in unexpected places.
Mar 20, 2020
5 Little Exercises You Can Do in the Kitchen
Tips from The Kitchn
Because most gyms are closed these days!
Mar 20, 2020
10 Home Cooks on the Little Things Their “Forever Kitchen” Would Have
Forever Kitchens
What would you say?
Mar 16, 2020
10 Things I’m Stress-Cleaning This Week
Cleaning Tips from The Kitchn
"This week, I'm making it a point to tackle the complete disaster that is my apartment."
Mar 15, 2020
10 Little Ways to Show Someone You Love Them in the Kitchen
Tips from The Kitchn
Love is in the air this time of year. It's also in the kitchen (if you know where to look for it).
Feb 12, 2020
How to Meal Plan with Your Partner Without Fighting, According to Relationship Experts
Tips from The Kitchn
The couples that meal plan together ...
Feb 8, 2020
Why You Should Shut Down Your Kitchen Every Night (and How to Do It!)
Cleaning Tips from The Kitchn
It's the kitchen version of making your bed in the morning!
Feb 4, 2020
50 Little Ways to Love Your Kitchen a Little More This Winter
Tips from The Kitchn
Because it's too cold to grill outside, we may as well make the most of the indoor space we have.
Jan 17, 2020
What Is Whole30, and Why Does It Continue to Be One of the Most Popular Diets?Plan & Prep
Here is what you need to know about this short-term food “reset.”
Jan 14, 2020
The 6 Most Helpful Things I Learned from Kitchn's Cooking SchoolSkills
I'm a culinary school graduate, a food editor, and a cookbook author, and I *still* learned a ton.
Jan 14, 2020
What Is the Ketogenic Diet, and Why Is It So Popular?Skills
Here's how it works, what you're supposed to eat, and why it's so popular right now.
Jan 12, 2020
8 Easy Ways to Make Your House Smell Like Fall
Tips from The Kitchn
You know that smell.
Oct 4, 2019
The Food Choices I Made When I Was Saving Up to Buy a House
Tips from The Kitchn
Six little strategies helped this couple save up enough money for a down payment.
Sep 23, 2019
9 Common Kitchen Problems You Can Easily Fix Right Now
Tips from The Kitchn
Fix that leaky faucet! And your gunky sink sprayer! Today!
Sep 14, 2019
12 Things You Wish Your Roommate (Spouse! Kids! Etc!) Knew When It Comes to Sharing the Fridge
Organizing Tips from The Kitchn
Go ahead and leave this page open on your laptop for someone to "accidentally" see.
Sep 12, 2019
101 Little Ways to Love Your Kitchen More
Life in the Kitchen
It's time you fall head-over-heels!
Sep 12, 2019
I Finally Got a Dehumidifier for My Kitchen — And It’s Made a Huge Difference
Life in the Kitchen
My only regret is that I didn't get one sooner.
Aug 28, 2019
The Surprising Way People Are Using Instagram to Stay Productive
Tips from The Kitchn
Yes, Insta ...
Jul 31, 2019
7 Simple Ways to Be Happier in the Kitchen This Summer
Life in the Kitchen
It's not just a heat issue. Sometimes we resent being in the kitchen instead of outside!
Jun 12, 2019
What I Cooked on My Rebirthday for the Community That Saved My LifeRecipes
Before my diagnosis, I had never experienced what can happen when the energetic power of a collection of lovely people, a vibrant community, focuses its love.
Apr 11, 2019
The Viral Recipe That Helped Me Through My DepressionPeople
At the end of last year, as the Thanksgiving holiday was getting closer, I felt myself drifting away. Everything was cloudy and bleak. I couldn’t focus at work. I didn’t feel much like reading any of the books that sat waiting for me in a tall pile on my coffee table, or binge-watching any of the shows I’d been meaning to see. I couldn’t muster up enough energy to get dressed for the gym or a yoga class (yet alone get out of bed before 10 a.m.
Apr 10, 2019
Sobriety Made Me a Better Cook, and Cooking Keeps Me SoberPeople
I’m not saying that I got sober and the next day I was all like Julie and Julia. It was a slow progression over the course of a few years.
Apr 4, 2019
6 People on What They Really Notice About Your Messy HomePlan & Prep
I hosted a small party for my daughter’s birthday the other weekend. After making sure the cake was baked and the decorations were hung on the wall, I felt pressed to deep clean. Not just pick up stuff, but dust baseboards and thoroughly mop the floors and shine the stainless appliances and wipe down every bathroom afresh. I didn’t want the parents dropping off their kids to think I was a slob. Fortunately or unfortunately, I didn’t have time. And guess what.
Mar 11, 2019
I Tried to Save Money on Groceries and Ended Up Poisoning MyselfPlan & Prep
I’m planning on attending graduate school this fall, so I’ve been trying to save $1,500 a month in hopes of taking out as little in student loans as possible. After crunching some numbers, I realized that, aside from housing and utilities, the majority of my money went to groceries (I’m Hungarian, and I have a deep love for meat, especially artisanal salami from my local Eastern European butcher). I decided to limit myself to $200 per month on groceries.
Mar 11, 2019
How a Little Mouse Infestation Actually Made Me Love My Kitchen MoreKitchen
To start, I feel the need to point out that I’m really talking about a little infestation. Actually, I don’t even like the word infestation — we caught ONE mouse and haven’t seen anything since then. I know what most of you are going to say: There’s no such thing as having just one mouse. But we caught the one and that was it. So there you go, we had one mouse — and it shockingly made me love my kitchen even more. Here’s what happened.
Feb 8, 2019
The 5 Best Things You Will Ever Do for Your HomeKitchen
Kitchn and our sister site, Apartment Therapy, are all about improving your home and making it a better place to live, so it’s very bold of me to use a superlative here. Of course, as we say, nothing you do for your home is ever wasted, but over the years I have found that there are a few things that are especially transformative — things that go beyond decorating and get to the very core of what makes you happy at home.
Feb 6, 2019
Here’s How to Stop Instant Pot Steam from Damaging Your Kitchen CabinetsSkills
There’s a sort of satisfying pleasure to carefully turning your Instant Pot’s pressure-release valve to “open” and watching the symphony of steam that pours out, signaling that dinner is done. Less fun is watching that same steam spurt droplets of moisture onto your upper cabinets or kitchen shelves. Not only is it annoying to clean up, but it also might be doing potential damage to the wood and paint.
Feb 6, 2019
Explainer: Everything You Need to Know About Meal TrainsPlan & Prep
There was a year or two of my life where it felt like every week I was being added to a meal train for friends welcoming new babies, or moving, or losing loved ones. If you’re not familar, meal trains are calendars that coordinate meals for our loved ones, usually when they’re going through a life change. Maybe they’ve just had a baby and are busy with diapers and new sleep routines. Maybe they’re grieving over the loss of a parent so they can’t cook for themselves.
Jan 30, 2019
5 Things to Do in the Kitchen to Ward Off the Sunday ScariesSkills
It’s a universal fact that Mondays are tough. We’re not going to say they’re the worst because you can master them, but it’s a safe assumption that the first day of the work week causes you some stress. Maybe a lot of stress. And maybe you start worrying about Mondays on Sunday, so then your Sundays start to become stressful too. Well, we’re here to help you ward off those Sunday scaries with a few kitchen coping mechanisms.
Jan 27, 2019
The Most Important Thing I Learned During Whole30Skills
In the weeks leading up to my first round of Whole30, I spent hours scouring Pinterest, blogs, and what felt like every corner of the internet searching for delicious-sounding compliant recipes to fill my upcoming meal plan. While I felt productive about planning ahead and lining up recipes, it was also extremely time-consuming. And to be honest, while I came away with a long list of recipe ideas, I felt just okay about them; they didn’t necessarily get me excited.
Jan 25, 2019