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Brains Behind Feast Pop-Up Dinners Now Offering BYOB Cooking Classes

Finding drool-worthy healthy food can be hard; making your own drool-worthy healthy food can be even harder. But sometimes all we want to do is make […]

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31 Kitchen Hacks That Make Cooking Easy

If you can barely boil water, no worries: Every single one of these kitchen hacks — from the trick to keeping avocados from turning brown, […]

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The Checkup: No More Rubbery Celery — And 8 Other Ways to Keep Food Fresh

Because I hate wilted, rubbery celery more than anything, I’m especially excited about these nine food-freshness hacks. [BuzzFeed]

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The Checkup: 75 Healthy Dinner Ideas at Your Fingertips

• Do something different in the kitchen tonight: One of these 75 healthy meal ideas is sure to strike your fancy. [POPSUGAR Fitness]

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The Checkup: 5 Scary Kitchen Habits You Need to Break Right Now

• Do you rinse your meat? Reuse grocery bags? Abide by the five-second rule? Ew. Stop those nasty kitchen habits at once—here’s why. [Food Network]

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The Checkup: 73 Kitchen Hacks That Will Change the Way You Cook Forever

• This is basically the encyclopedia of kitchen hacks. Proving? There’s a better way to do pretty much anything, from scooping squash seeds to peeling […]

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Kitchen Hack: The Super-Simple Way to Pit Cherries (Using Office Supplies)

As we mentioned the other day, the internet has been churning out killer kitchen hacks like they’re going out of style—from cutting a watermelon in two minutes […]

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The Ingenious Way to Cube and Store a Watermelon in Less than 2 Minutes

Man, y’all, the Internet is killing it this week with useful kitchen hacks. First we learned how to keep an avocado from turning brown—this, on top […]

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Kitchen Hack: The Foolproof Way to Keep Your Avocados from Turning Brown

Wait, am I the only one who didn’t know this smart trick for keeping avocados from turning brown? Considering my obsession with avocados, I’m thinking […]

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Genius Kitchen Hack: How to Cut a Dozen Cherry Tomatoes or Grapes in Half at Once

Have you seen this floating around the Internet yet? It is pure GENIUS. I will never cut my tomatoes one by one again.

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The Checkup: 40 Recipes That Prove a Microwave Is Your Best Kitchen Tool

• Foobooz may scoff, but a microwave doesn’t just have to be used for reheating last night’s pizza. You can make all sorts of things […]

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Greatest Invention Ever? The Smartphone-Controlled Crock Pot

Cooking just got a whole lot easier, thanks to Belkin’s amazing new smartphone-controlled Crock Pot. Yes. A SMARTPHONE CONTROLLED CROCK POT. No more asking your […]

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I Tried It: Cooking Lesson at Clean Your Plate with Christina Dimacali

I don’t think chef Christina Dimacali realized what she was in for when I signed on for one of her cooking classes. “I’m a beginner,” […]