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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 seafood, snacks and more.

42 Ways to Reset Your Life This Fall—and Set Yourself Up for Success All Year Long

'Tis the season to reevaluate routines, adjust those habits and hit refresh. Here's how to maximize your fall reset.


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?


This Is Why the Tartar Sauce on a Filet-O-Fish Is Always Off-Center

Is your fish sandwich from McDonald's a flop? There's a reason why the Filet-O-Fish always seems to fall apart.


How to Grill Burgers for Juicy Results Every Time

Find out how long to grill burgers to please every person at your backyard barbecue


15 Genius Uses for Used Coffee Grounds Everyone Should Know About

You can repurpose used coffee grounds in your garden, your kitchen—even your beauty routine

How to Eat with Chopsticks Like an Absolute Pro

Become a chopsticks master in no time with these handy step-by-step instructions and etiquette tips for how to eat with...


McDonald’s Is Creating a Spinoff Restaurant—Here’s Everything We Know

Hint: Your favorite McDonald's-craving alien is about to make an epic return


Here’s How to Eat Crawfish the Right Way

Messy, delicious and full of Cajun flavor—here's how to eat crawfish just like they do on the bayou


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.

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


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15 Red Flags You’re About to Eat at a Bad Restaurant

These telltale signs indicate you've opened the door to an eating establishment that likely isn't up to snuff—and it's time...


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.


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.


If You See White Stuff Coming Out of Your Chicken, This Is What It Means

What is that white stuff coming out of chicken when you cook it—and is it safe to eat?...

9 Best Culinary Cruises for the Most Delicious Trip You’ll Ever Take

From onboard menus crafted by celebrity chefs to foodie-based excursions at the world’s most amazing ports, these culinary cruises will...


The Secret Meaning Behind the Numbers on Your Egg Carton

An egg carton's expiration date is not as reliable as it seems. Here's how to tell if eggs are fresh.


I Tested the Cold Water Pasta Hack—Here’s What I Found Out

Does the cold water pasta hack really save water and time? I tested the theory to find out.


McDonald’s Is Bringing Back Its Popular Adult Happy Meals in December

This adult Happy Meal has brand-new McNugget toys!


The Delicious History of Hot Chocolate

The tasty beginnings of a beloved winter tradition: drinking hot chocolate



If You’re Not Using This Microwave Button, You Need to Start

This little button is the secret to achieving the perfect cook, texture and flavor from your microwave every time


Why Do We Eat Turkey on Thanksgiving, Anyway?

Discover how the all-American combination of turkey and Thanksgiving first came to be


We Ordered All 8 McDonald’s Sauces to Find the Best One

I used to be overwhelmed by the number of McDonald's sauces on the menu, then I ordered every one so...

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Why Does Swiss Cheese Have Holes in It?

We asked a cheese scientist to explain what gives Swiss cheese its characteristic holes


This Is the Secret to the Best-Ever Egg Salad Sandwich

This is the egg salad trick we probably wouldn't ever have thought of on our own—but absolutely cannot wait to...


New Report: This Fast-Food Chain Has the No. 1 Fastest Drive-Thru

This chain's drive-thru offers the fastest food, yet customers prefer the slowest of them all


How to Get Free Fries at McDonald’s Every Friday Through 2023

We know what we're doing for lunch on Friday!


McDonald’s Halloween Bucket Happy Meals Will Be Coming Back This Year

It's not Halloween without a McDonald's Boo Bucket!


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What Exactly Is MSG—and Is It Really Bad for You?

Learn what the flavor enhancer MSG really is, what foods it's found in—and what risks may be associated with it