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How to Make Custard

How to Make Custard

Learn how to make custard with tips from our Test Kitchen experts. Not to be confused with pudding, custard is a comforting old-fashioned treat that’s commonly seen on a restaurant dessert menu or in a bakery. But you don’t have to trek to a fancy restaurant […]

8 Foods That Help With Seasonal Allergies—and 4 That Make Them Worse

8 Foods That Help With Seasonal Allergies—and 4 That Make Them Worse

Health & Wellness It’s that time of year again. Beat the sneezes and sniffles with these foods that help allergies, plus the ones that make them worse! 1 / 12 New Africa/Shutterstock Helps Fight Allergies: Pineapple Pineapple is loaded with vitamins and is an allergy-fighting […]

From-Scratch Shio Ramen

From-Scratch Shio Ramen

A light, clear broth and a nuanced lemon-and-salt seasoning result in a beautiful yet flavorful bowl of shio ramen. Get Recipe!

What Is Sriracha and Why Do People Love It?

What Is Sriracha and Why Do People Love It?

Julie Clopper/Shutterstock We’ll splash sriracha onto, well, just about everything. But do you know what’s in the spicy sauce? We unpack what makes it so darn good. Not many foods can boast the success of sriracha (it’s pronounced see-ROTCH-ah). The bright red condiment went from […]

Vlasic Pickle Chips Are Coming and We Already Can’t Get Enough

Vlasic Pickle Chips Are Coming and We Already Can’t Get Enough

Dill Pickle Hamburger Pizza My husband’s favorite foods are pizza and cheeseburgers, so I combined the two in a pizza with mayo and dill pickle juice topping. People who try it start laughing because it’s so good. —Angie Zimmerman, Eureka, Illinois Get Recipe Bacon Cheeseburger […]

12 Things You Shouldn’t Be Cleaning with Paper Towels

12 Things You Shouldn’t Be Cleaning with Paper Towels

4 / 12 Alena Ozerova/Shutterstock Mirrors and windows When cleaning windows and mirrors, use microfiber cloths—a favorite of professional cleaners—instead of paper towels. “I used to be a firm believer in Windex and paper towels to get my windows and mirrors sparkling, but I’ve since […]

This 4-Pound Costco Carrot Cake Will Make You So Happy

This 4-Pound Costco Carrot Cake Will Make You So Happy

Chocolate-Covered Eggs These pretty little candies beat any store-bought variety hands down! Decorating them can take as little or as much effort as you like. The looks of delight on the faces of those who try them make every minute worth it. —Louise Oberfoell, Bowman, […]

10 Things You Never Knew You Could Get at Costco

10 Things You Never Knew You Could Get at Costco

8 / 10 via costco.com Cut flowers and bouquets On a budget but willing to make your own bouquets to surprise that special someone? Look no further than your local Costco. The store sells 50 roses for $39 and 5,000 rose petals for $69. They’ve even got […]

13 Dollar Store Items That Are Cheaper at Costco

13 Dollar Store Items That Are Cheaper at Costco

Grocery Shopping It’s hard to believe you aren’t getting a great deal at the dollar store, but you’ll actually find the best bang for your buck at Costco. 1 / 13 Tiger Images/Shutterstock Snacks If you’re looking to save money on your favorite snacks, those […]

58 Make-Ahead Lunches for a No-Stress Mother’s Day

58 Make-Ahead Lunches for a No-Stress Mother’s Day

This Mother’s Day, make her a lunch fit for a queen. From bright salads and mains to luscious desserts, these prep- or make-ahead dishes are two Mom’s Day gifts in one: a delicious meal and time spent with you! 1 / 53 Veggie Chopped Salad […]