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Just about everyone is strapped for money, time or both. These food tips will help you learn how to save money at the grocery store, keep food fresh for longer and give you a better understanding of all your ingredients.

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What Is Miso, Exactly?

A short guide to miso, the savory Japanese ingredient that'll punch up the flavor of your favorite dishes

Can You Really Make Hard-Boiled Eggs in the Oven—and Should You?

The stovetop may not be the only way to cook your favorite type of eggs! Here’s what you need to...


10 Best Meal Subscription Services to Make Dinnertime a Cinch

We're breaking down the options to help you find the best meal subscription for you


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This Restaurant Makes America’s Favorite Fast Food Burger

Find out which fast-food joint reigns supreme across America and what makes the best fast-food burger so special


Confirmed: This Is Where to Store Tomatoes for Peak Freshness and Flavor

We're settling the debate on how to store tomatoes so they're perfectly ripe, red and flavorful

Oat Milk vs. Almond Milk: Which Is Better for Your Health?

They're two of the most popular nondairy milks, but which wins in the showdown? We're diving in to the oat...


Is Corn a Vegetable, a Grain or a Fruit?

We think of this beloved American food as a vegetable, but could it really be a grain or fruit? The...

Is Pumpkin a Fruit or a Vegetable?

It's just as tasty in sweet treats as it is in savory dishes, so is pumpkin a fruit or a...


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

This popular fruit may be tiny, but it packs a powerful nutritional punch, making it valuable for your long-term health


The Ultimate Budget Grocery List: 100+ Cheapest Groceries

The cost of groceries has jumped more than 12% in the past year. Here's how to make a budget grocery...


I Meal Plan Every Week—and It Saves Me Thousands of Dollars a Year

An hour of meal planning each week saves me about $500 a month. Here's how I do it.

How to Order a Medicine Ball Tea at Starbucks (If You’re Under the Weather)

People swear by the Starbucks Medicine Ball as a cure-all. Here's how to order it in all its delicious glory.


Can You Really Make Scrambled Eggs in the Microwave?

Sure, you can stick anything in the microwave, but it’s not always a good idea. Find out what cooking experts...


The Best Fast-Food Chicken Nuggets, Ranked

Chicken nuggets are a menu staple at fast-food restaurants. We sampled eight options to find out who makes the best...


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How to Refrigerate Almost Every Type of Food

Want to reduce food waste and save money on groceries? Learn how to store food properly in the refrigerator.


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How Long Does Food Last in the Fridge?

How long food lasts in the refrigerator shouldn't be a mystery. Experts reveal just how long each type of food...

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The 6 Best Refrigerator Brands, According to Appliance Experts

In the market for a new fridge? These top-rated refrigerator brands are reliable, innovative and tailored to your family’s needs.


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Can You Put Glass in the Freezer?

Storing food in glass containers is easy, sustainable and practical. Here's what you need to know about putting glass in...


These McDonald’s Adult Happy Meal Toys Are Selling for Thousands of Dollars

The McDonald's Happy Meal toy price for the limited edition adult Happy Meal can be surprisingly high.


How to Use Baking Soda in the Fridge to Eliminate Funky Odors

This kitchen staple has a million helpful uses around the house. Here's why keeping baking soda in your fridge is...


How to Freeze Almost Every Type of Food

Your handy guide to freezing foods, from what you can freeze to how long they'll keep and more


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The Best Way to Store Fresh Herbs

Love cooking with fresh herbs but hate how fast they wilt? These expert tips on how to store fresh herbs...


Robots May Be Making Your Tacos in the Near Future—At Least That’s Chipotle’s Plan

What you need to know about Chippy the tortilla-making robot, as well as restaurants run by artificial intelligence


How Long Do Leftovers Last in the Fridge?

Not sure if those leftovers are still good? Don’t chance it—we have the answers to how long a variety of...


How to Make Fluffy Scrambled Eggs Like Dolly Parton

Hint: You don't even have to add milk or cream!

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How Long Will Food Last in the Fridge Without Power?

Follow these expert tips when there's a power outage, and you can save the food in your fridge—and save yourself...


McDonald’s Just Launched an Adult Happy Meal—Here’s What’s in It

Happy Meals used to be just for kids, but McDonald's new adult Happy Meal has changed the rules


Are Purple M&M’s Being Added to Your Favorite Chocolate?

The new purple M&M is a fun addition to the candy crew, but you won't find her on store shelves


Does Salt Expire—and How Do You Know if Your Salt Has Gone Bad?

That shaker of salt has been in your pantry for ages—is it safe to eat, and does salt ever expire?


How Long Does Canned Food Really Last?

Canned goods are perfect for quick meals and emergency scenarios. Here's what you need to know about how long canned...


Does Flour Go Bad? How to Know if Your Flour Is Expired

Wondering if that flour in your pantry is still good? Get the lowdown on whether flour expires before you make...