Chocolate-Covered Strawberries in No Time at All

If there’s one thing I could eat every day, it’s chocolate and fruit. Chocolate-covered strawberries are one of those decadent desserts that people save for special, romantic occasions, but I don’t really understand that. This technique for dipping your strawberries in melted chocolate is so simple, it can and should be enjoyed regularly. While many […]

How to Pack a Perfect Mason Jar Salad

Packing a to-go salad in a mason jar seems like a great idea – it’s an easy way to transport a vibrant, veggie-heavy meal without worries of dressing leaking into your bag – but if improperly assembled, it may end up underdressed, soggy, or less than fresh. Don’t let that happen to you! Instead, follow […]

The 1 Homemade Condiment You Should (and Can) Make Immediately

If you already make your own salad dressings, then why not take it a step further by preparing your own condiments, too? One of the easiest and most decadent ways to dress up salads, appetizers, meats, and even desserts is balsamic glaze. It only requires one bottle of balsamic vinegar and 10 minutes. Here’s the […]

The Best Method to Grill Skinless, Boneless Chicken Breasts

The only thing more satisfying than drinking a beer while grilling is incorporating the beer into the grilled recipes themselves, like this beer-brined grilled chicken breast recipe. Inspired by grilled beer-can chicken but infinitely easier, this recipe starts out with skinless, boneless chicken breasts that are brined in a beer-salt-sugar solution. Why brine? Without getting […]

The Completely Addictive Method of Cooking Broccoli and Cauliflower

It won’t be a challenge to eat your veggies if you try this easy technique for roasting cauliflower and broccoli. For months, a few women in our office have been praising roasted cruciferous veggies. I’m already a huge fan of baked kale chips, roasted brussels sprouts, and oven-crisped cabbage, so I’m not sure why it […]