How to Host a Stress-Free Weeknight Dinner Party

Nothing is better than having close friends over for some food and good conversation, especially mid-week, when you need a little pick-me-up. Also true: nothing is worse than having a bad day, realizing you’ve invited friends over for dinner, and wanting nothing more than a slice of to-go pepperoni pizza in complete silence. A surefire way… Read More

Dutch Baby

A Sunday morning that involves pancakes with warm maple syrup is a beautiful thing. What’s not? Being the designated flipper. You end up tied to the stove and by the time you sit down to enjoy your stack, everyone else is finishing up, and there’s pancake batter smeared on your nose. So instead, this past weekend… Read More

A Crazy Clever Tip for the Best Mac & Cheese

This tip is courtesy of the ever-useful internet, via The Kitchn. 100 points if you can guess it… The next time you make Mac & Cheese (which should be in your near future, riiiight?), boil your pasta in milk. Doing so ensures that you get the creamiest, richest results, since the pasta absorbs some of the liquid, and… Read More