“Kaffepause” Is the Relaxing Norwegian Habit You Need to Try Tomorrow (I Feel So Much Better!)Kitchen
Here’s how to have a slightly more European summer.
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15 Gorgeous Two-Tone Kitchen Cabinet Ideas to Instantly Update Your KitchenKitchen
There are so many ways to take this trend.
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I Swapped My Pricey Baking Sheets for This $40 3-Piece Set and It’s the Best Decision I’ve Ever Made
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For several years, I was using a $85 3-piece set from a leading direct-to-consumer brand but just wasn’t happy with how they were holding up — they were warped and discolored. Although I admittedly am a lazy cook and try to make meals as low-maintenance as possible, especially after a long day at work. I use my baking sheets at least several times a week to whip up vegetables, fish, frozen pizzas, and the occasional batch of cookies, so I knew that I was due for an upgrade.
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This $5 Mini Kitchen Find from Target Is My Secret to Keeping Counters CleanKitchen
Kitchen cleanup has never been so easy!
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Why We Eat Red Foods on JuneteenthKitchen
No Juneteenth celebration is complete without them.
Jun 18, 2024
Your Microwave Door Has a Not-So-Secret Feature Everyone’s Just Finding Out About — But There’s a CatchKitchen
Before you try it, here’s what the experts had to say.
Jun 14, 2024
13 Step Stools to Help You Reach Everything in Your KitchenKitchen
Including one that folds down to stay totally out of sight.
Jun 13, 2024
The Best Pieces to Shop From All-Clad’s D3 LineKitchen
It’s no secret that All-Clad is one of the best cookware brands on the market. It’s been around since the early ‘70s and has proven itself time and time again with its high-quality stainless steel offerings. Users rave about its cookware’s even heat distribution and retention, temperature control, versatility, and sleek looks. It’s why so many professional chefs use it in their kitchens!
Jun 7, 2024
This Oxo Cold Brew Maker Will Make Your Mornings a Million Times Better (and It'
Ideal for summer.
Shop OXO's cold brew coffee maker sale (it comes with paper filters!).
Jun 7, 2024
This 24-Piece Meal Prep Kit Is on Sale for $10 at AldiKitchen
You get so many containers!
Jun 7, 2024
The Retro Kitchen Tool My Mom Will Never Get Rid OfKitchen
It’s made multi-generational memories.
May 29, 2024
How Making Lunch the French Way Is Making My WFH Days Better Than EverKitchen
This TikToker has completely transformed my lunchtime.
Apr 22, 2024
My Mom’s Ingenious Idea for Reusing Bread BagsKitchen
It’s a small gesture for sure, but it creates a little less waste in this big world.
Apr 18, 2024
The Smartest Thing You’ve Never Thought to Do with an Empty Berry ContainerKitchen
Sustainability never looked so good.
Mar 19, 2024
10 Smart Kitchen Design Ideas Martha Stewart Swears by for Every Style and BudgetKitchen
Level up your kitchen with these easy tips and tricks.
Dec 31, 2023
You've Been Cleaning Your Wooden Spoons All WrongKitchen
The cleaning don'ts are as important as the dos!
Dec 28, 2023
11 Holiday ASMR Sounds, from Baking to Champagne PoppingKitchen
The holidays can be a lot. This will help.
Dec 4, 2023
This Holiday Bucket List Is the Best Way to Treat Yourself Right NowKitchen
How many can you complete in one night?
Dec 4, 2023
12 Impressive Recipes to Make When Your Mother-in-Law Is in TownRecipes
There’s something about having your parents in town — especially your in-laws — that steps up the need to prepare impressive meals. Maybe it’s the desire to prove that you know what you’re doing in the kitchen. These recipes are destined to wow any dinner guest that sits at your table, and if that just so happens to be your mother-in-law, all the better.
Nov 16, 2023
14 Make-Ahead Recipes for the Day You Move Into a New HouseRecipes
Moving homes — is any other life transition so exhausting? Especially since it’s often compounded by other transition moments: marriage, new relationship, retirement, a new job. In the midst of moving madness it’s important to stay nourished for the hours of packing, unpacking, and digging through boxes.
Nov 16, 2023
10 Healthy Snacks for New MomsRecipes
When you’re a brand-new mom, it’s easy to forget to think about yourself. And who can blame you? Your baby is your number-one priority. But in order for your baby to be healthy, you need to be healthy, which means taking care to eat plenty of nutritious meals and snacks. Yes, snacks are important too!
Nov 15, 2023
How I Downsized from a Walk-in Pantry to Only a Few Cupboards (Without Losing Any Essentials)Kitchen
Yes, it’s possible — and we even prefer it now.
Aug 17, 2023
5 Things We Can Learn About Lunch from the FrenchPeople
How the French eat is an endless source of intrigue. It’s elegant, but in a casual, seemingly effortless way. And of course, they know how to lunch. In fact, in the short time I lived in Paris I witnessed a new approach to lunch that went beyond cramming food in your mouth at your desk. By keeping things leisurely and simple, you too can find lunch bliss. Here are the five most important things I learned about lunch from the French.
Jul 17, 2023
How I Learned to Do Without 5 Common Kitchen AppliancesKitchen
There are certain kitchen essentials we can’t live without — whether those are the tools that are simply indispensable in daily cooking, or the special notes that make our favorite room of the house more beautiful. Somewhere in the middle there’s a blurry area where those necessary kitchen items fade into ones that make cooking a little easier and more convenient.
Jul 14, 2023
5 Things You Should Do Before You Turn on a BurnerKitchen
Before you pour a little oil into the pan and turn on the stove, stop.
Jul 14, 2023
10 Grain-Free and Egg-Free Breakfast RecipesRecipes
Put an egg on it: the ultimate answer for brunchifying nearly any dish. But what if you’ve eliminated eggs from your diet? And what if you’ve also gone grain free? No grains, no eggs — what’s left? Quite a lot, actually — starting with this heavenly avocado breakfast pudding. Read on for this and more breakfast recipes that take a break from grains and eggs.
Jul 3, 2023
How I Hide the Dirty Dishes In My Open KitchenKitchen
I cook a lot. For instance, I still remember cooking through and photographing all the recipes in my cookbook, Bakeless Sweets. The amount of dishes generated by those 75 recipes was mountainous. So this clutter of dishes you see in the photo above expresses how my kitchen looks, most of the time. And yet I have an open kitchen, with the mess on display for everyone to see. (See my whole kitchen renovation reveal.) How do I hide all the dirty dishes?
Jun 21, 2023
The 10 Biggest Lessons I Learned in Culinary SchoolKitchen
In the 12 precious weeks I spent in culinary school I learned so many things, from basic vegetable prep, to stocks, fish, meats, and pastry. It was an incredible amount of knowledge in such a short time period, and I could not be more thankful and enthusiastic about the whole experience. But 10 big-picture lessons stand out among everything else I learned in culinary school.
Jun 21, 2023
8 Things Landlords Never Want to See in Your KitchenKitchen
According to some brutally honest landlords.
Jun 13, 2023
7 Surprising Household Items That Double as Mosquito RepellentKitchen
Keep bugs away without the harsh chemicals.
Jun 4, 2023
The Tiny $12 Tool I Didn’t Know My Countertops Needed, Until Now
Life in the Kitchen
Quick cleanups have never been easier.
May 29, 2023
How Dolly Parton Stores Her Cookbooks by Hiding Them in Plain SightKitchen
This simple trick can work for anyone.
May 24, 2023
Why Everyone's Putting Pennies and Vodka in Their Flower VasesKitchen
And why maybe you should too!
May 17, 2023
After Finding This ’80s Photo of My Childhood Kitchen, Here’s How I’m “Retro-Vibing” My OwnKitchen
This is a sign to go dig through your own archives.
May 5, 2023
How 15 Cooks Organize Their Cookbooks in the KitchenKitchen
We have a lot of thoughts on how to organize cookbook collections. (See: Some Thoughts On Organizing Your Cookbook Collection.) You can go by subject, author name, book size, or even color. How you choose to store and organize your cookbooks is all about personal preference, of course, but if you need some visual inspiration, where better to look than our Kitchen Tour archives? Here’s a quick peek at how 15 different cooks find ways to store their beloved cookbooks in the kitchen.
May 3, 2023
5 Simple Habits That Help Me Pack a Lunch I Actually Want to EatKitchen
So, you’re packing lunch to take to work with you. That’s great. But don’t pat yourself on the back just yet. That’s only half the battle. The bigger task at hand is bringing a lunch that you actually want to eat. You need a lunch that you feel excited to dive into, even when your work buddies are picking up pizza or ordering dumplings and noodle bowls. It totally defeats the purpose of bringing lunch to work if you push it to the back of the fridge and buy food instead.
May 3, 2023
What I Wish Someone Told Me About Trying to Pack the Perfect School LunchSkills
Spoiler alert: The perfect school lunch doesn’t actually exist. There’s no one-size-fits-all answer to making sure our kids are well-fed at school. What works for one kindergartener doesn’t also work for a preschooler and a third-grader. I’ve been packing school lunch for my now first-grader for six years, ever since she started preschool as a toddler.
May 2, 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
5 Surprising Things I Took for Granted When I Had a Tiny KitchenKitchen
There’s a lot you can do in a small kitchen.
Mar 24, 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
He Cooks, I Clean — It’s Our Love LanguageKitchen
Since moving in together five years ago, both of our preferred love languages to receive and express love have been “acts of service” and “quality time.”
Feb 13, 2023
How Saturday Morning Waffles Became a Treasured Family Tradition and the Way We Show Love Year-RoundKitchen
It's played a big role in how we've bonded through the years.
Feb 11, 2023
The Food-Lover’s Guide to Surviving Morning SicknessSkills
Before I got pregnant, I had visions of chowing down on sardines and kimchi and kale salads throughout my pregnancy. Instead, I got morning sickness.
Dec 3, 2022
My Kid Has Eaten the Same Lunch for 3 Years — Here’s Why That’s OKKitchen
When people find out I am a dietitian and the mom of a school age kid, they often assume my son eats colorful, varied, and healthy packed lunches every day.
Oct 12, 2022
6 Tips to Reduce Stress from the Mess That Cooking MakesKitchen
True confession: I avoid certain recipes because of the messes they create, which in my world means anything fried or anything that demands the use of a cast iron skillet. So no matter how amazing a recipe looks, the extra work of dealing with hot oil or a seasoned skillet is often enough to make me pass. And I doubt I’m alone here.
Sep 20, 2022
From Seed to Table: How The Amagansett Wheat Project Turns Local Wheat Into Fresh BreadPeople
Where: Amber Waves Farm, Amagansett, New York Who: Amanda Merrow, Katie Baldwin, and Carissa Waechter See all of the previous installments in this series: Farm Life Through the Seasons at Amber Waves Farm – A New Generation on the Farm This year we’ve been following the rhythms and daily life at a New York farm, Amber Waves, run by two young women, Katie Baldwin and Amanda Merrow.
Sep 19, 2022
20 Songs for Dancing in the KitchenKitchen
Enough of this long, cold, winter; we’re having a Valentine’s party this weekend, and it’s going to involve a lot of cooking, which inevitably means a lot of dancing. I’m one to shake a tail feather while I cook. Are you? This is grounds for a playlist. As a Valentine gift to you, we’re sharing it. If it’s not cold where you live, that’s no excuse not to dance.
Sep 19, 2022
My Christmas in Mexico CityPeople
One of my favorite holiday memories of Mexico City was on my first New Year’s Eve, when I ran down a dark street in my patent-leather heels, clutching an empty tote bag. My friend’s grandmother called, “Córrele, córrele!” (Run, run!) In the States I usually spent New Year’s Eve in a bar or at a party, but dashing through a residential neighborhood just after midnight felt thrilling — especially if it truly meant I’d travel more in the new year.
Sep 19, 2022
Why I’m Leaning into the Swedish Concept of Fika for a Cozy FallKitchen
As the weather cools down and schedules amp up with back-to-school activities and the impending holiday season, creating a cozy ritual to look forward to seems like a necessity.
Sep 16, 2022
How “Tilting” My Schedule Helped with My Constant StressKitchen
Balancing it all doesn’t work.
Sep 15, 2022
The Sentimental Reason the Dinner Table Means So Much to Turkish CultureKitchen
“They call it chaos, we call it home.”
Sep 11, 2022
Taking Your Shoes Off Is More than Just a Clean Habit — It’s a Sign of RespectKitchen
It’s important to honor the home you enter.
Sep 6, 2022
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
6 Former City Dwellers on How Moving to the Suburbs Affected Their BudgetsKitchen
Did it really save them money?
Aug 11, 2022