All posts tagged: COOKING

best most delicious and clever recipes to help easily use up the Thanksgiving leftovers this year, including salads, appetizers and entrees

12 Best Recipes to Easily Use Up Thanksgiving Leftovers

Once the Thanksgiving festivities are over, and the first round of gobbling up leftovers are done, there’s a pressing question that arises in many households: What are we going to do with all this leftover food? Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has rounded up some of the best most delicious and clever recipes to help easily use up the Thanksgiving leftovers this year, including salads, appetizers and entrees.

best pickling and canning starter kits and expert tools to buy now to properly store your summer fruits and vegetables

10 Best Canning and Pickling Starter Kits and Expert Tools Right Now

As a love for Grannycore sweeps the nation and people of all ages rediscover the artisanal crafts and cooking techniques of yesteryear, it was only a matter of time before pickling and canning experienced a renaissance. Summer produce will soon be at its peak, which means now is the time to stock up on everything you need for the pickling and canning season this fall. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the 10 best pickling and canning starter kits and expert tools to buy now to properly store your summer fruits and vegetables. Strawberry jam, anyone?

Why Slow British Baking is a Satisfying New Quarantine Hobby

Why Slow British Baking is a Satisfying New Quarantine Hobby

New year, same lockdown. Yes, it stinks. But let’s take this moment to build another new skill before we’re released from captivity. ‘Cause what else is there to do? But what should you try to master next? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy explains why slow British baking is a satisfying new quarantine hobby when sourdough and banana bread start to get old.

Which Healthy Meals are the Best Now for Home Delivery?

Which Healthy Meals are the Best Now for Home Delivery?

As we begin a new year, lots of us are resolving to eat healthier and pay more attention to our daily nutrition and overall wellness and self-care. Whether our motivation is boosting immunity in the face of flu season and COVID-19; losing the holiday weight; or just feeling more energetic, now is the time to consider a convenient way to ensure that there’s always a healthy meal at home. Our ace correspondent Lindsey Graham is sharing the top brands offering subscription plans for home delivery of  healthy meals, including Freshly, Splendid Spoon and Daily Harvest. Some of these meals are fresh and some frozen, but none require actual cooking. So if Blue Apron is too much work for you (and it is for us!), here are some realistic and delicious options to keep you from ordering another couple dozen pizza deliveries for dinner in the new year.