Whether you're looking to buy your first table or you want to upgrade the hand-me-down you've been eating off of for years, the market can be overwhelming.
The almonds were perfectly toasted. The music was just right. "So, how does it look?" I asked my French husband as I fluffed pillows while awaiting dinner guests.
When it comes to building the best possible kitchen, having a high-quality mixing bowl set is essential.
Your favorite football team could already be off to a terrible start, but your ability to dominate the parking lot should never falter.
(Image credit: Joe Lingeman/The Kitchn) We should all be eating more pie for dinner. Why? Because it's hard to deny the pleasure of biting into a flaky, buttery pie crust after a long day.
I love peeking inside restaurant kitchens — behind that swinging door (or window or diving wall!) is a hive of efficiency designed to get food made and plated as quickly as possible.
(Image credit: Joe Lingeman/The Kitchn) On busy weeknights when I'm tempted to order in, this is the recipe I've been turning to again and again.
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(Image credit: Salted Plains) When you're having one of those mornings — you know, the frantic ones when you oversleep and forgot to set the coffee the night before and can't find your right shoe — breakfast is often overlooked.
I've always had old-soul predilections. As a kid, instead of frolicking in the park, I preferred watching The Lawrence Welk Show and Murder, She Wrote with my grandparents.
Sea salt is one of the purest ingredients in your kitchen. At least it should be. Made by simply evaporating ocean water, it involves very little processing.
(Image credit: Faith Durand) What's the most important part of a nutritious diet? Most of us can automatically recite the answer: fruits and vegetables.
If you've been perusing your Netflix library, then chances are you've seen a new documentary, What the Health.
(Image credit: Shebeko/Shutterstock) If you're cooking dinner and realize you don't have the wine on hand that your recipe calls for or you'd simply prefer to leave the booze out, don't be so quick to dismiss that recipe.
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One of a slow cooker's best characteristics is its ability to cook a meal for you while you do a hundred other things.
When you fall in love with a new home, every challenge is merely an opportunity — a chance to swoon over clever ideas you find on Pinterest or Etsy, or a reason to load up your Amazon shopping cart in the wee hours.
It's so easy to whip up a bowl of oatmeal for breakfast. You can customize it to your liking, which means everyone has their own way of making it.
(Image credit: Sarah Rae Smith) If there was a magical list of secret recipes that everyone on the internet has attempted to make before, KFC's fried chicken is pretty much at the top of that list.
(Image credit: Marisa Vitale) Mornings! Ugh! Not one to pop out of bed — bright-eyed and bushy-tailed — before your alarm goes off?