Melanie Graves

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Here's How Long Your Food Will Stay Safe In The Fridge

There's been a lot of discussion about the right and wrong food to store in the refrigerator and freezer.<p>Once you've cleared up what belongs where, the next step is knowing how <i>long</i> the food will last. Storing food is a delicate matter -- in the fridge, food might get moist and moldy, and in the …

The Fruitiest, Juiciest Recipes for Ice Pops, Paletas, and Homemade Popsicles

Homemade Popsicles, ice pops, and paletas are easy to throw together, perfectly cool on a sweltering day, and our favorite way to highlight the season’s best produce<p><b>Why do we love ice pops?</b> Let us count the ways: They’re perfectly cool on a sweltering day; they’re surprisingly easy to throw …

Homemade

Proof

• <b>Author:</b> Adam Rogers<p><b>Named a Best Science Book of 2014 by Amazon, Wired, the Guardian, and NBC<br>Winner of the 2014 Gourmand Award for Best Spirits Book in the United States<br>Finalist for the 2015 PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award <br>“Lively . . . [Rogers’s] descriptions of the science behind</b> …

23 Healthy And Delicious Low-Carb Lunches

WANTED: a yummy, filling meal that won't lead to a 2 p.m. carb crash. Is that so much to ask?

27 Delicious Dishes For An All-Day Brunch Party

Brunch parties are the best, which is why they last for hours. All of these will look and taste great, even after sitting out at room temperature all afternoon.

Breakfast

The Only Meatball Recipe You'll Ever Need

<i>Original post by Lauren Feld on Spoon University - NU. Photos by Kirby Barth.</i><p>There is nothing more comforting and heart-warming than a homemade meatball. Eating meatballs reminds me of the days when we were pampered, a time when my grandmother force-fed me her home-cooked meals at holidays and …

Cooking

How To Make the Best Frozen Pizza at Home

<b>Preheat the oven to 450°F.</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven, place a baking stone or baking sheet on the rack, and heat to 450<b>°</b>F.<p><b>Roll out the</b> …

Pizza

Best Backpack Snacks: Trail Mix

Trail mix is the undisputed king of outdoor snacks! Whether you're hiking the Appalachians or just going to a nearby park for some time in the sun, a …

Healthy Eating

Lunches That Pack in 5 Minutes (or Less)

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Think you don't have time to plan ahead? Here are 10 lunches you can pack in less than</i> …

Healthy Eating

The Kitchen Altar

(Image credit: Dana Velden)<p>Throughout time and many traditions, the household altar is often placed in the kitchen, the heart of the home and the …

Fun-Da-Mental

Roasted Chicken with Warm Bread Salad | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Chicken and onions roast quickly while staying moist in a <b>steam oven</b>. Then the roasting juices and onions are combined with bread cubes, currants and arugula to create a lighter variation on stuffing. To prepare the dish in a conventional oven, preheat it to 400ºF. Put the onion slices in a roasting …

Superhero Bits: Guardians of the Galaxy, Batman, Amazing Spider-Man 2, Constantine, Doctor Strange – /Film

Which <b>Guardians of the Galaxy</b> comics should you read before seeing the film? Did <b>Mark Andrews</b> comment on <b>Doctor Strange</b> rumors? Want to see an …

sweet potato (and marshmallow) biscuits

I admitted somewhere in the comments last week that I’d all but abandoned making my own pumpkin puree these days, baking instead with the …

5 Cheap And Delicious Dinners To Make This Week

Each recipe serves two hungry people with too much self-respect to survive on ramen and Easy Mac.<p>Your safest bet is to make them all within a week of grocery shopping to ensure that the ingredients stay fresh. It's not the biggest deal if you do it over the course of 10 days or so, but know that …

Onions