unpopular opinion
Peering into the grocery carts of the women that surround me I wonder, how lazy or busy does one have to be to not be able to cook your own oatmeal without the help of a microwave?
xofood
The following items have ridiculously high profit margins and are a terrible value. I am often stupefied at the ridiculous cost of some of these items when you and I know what they cost to make yourself.
xofood
PUT DOWN THAT BLUE BOX RIGHT NOW. Here's my go-to recipe for perfect, gooey, delicious homemade macaroni and cheese. (With a bonus gluten-free option that's just as amazing.)
healthy
Friends, I have drunk the green Kool-Aid. No, not Ecto-Cooler. That's good, too, though.
cooking
Do you guys have any kitchen annoyances you would like to vent about?
cooking
With your help, I will one day become the ideal Italian-American woman, with big cooking skills to match my huge hair and giant boobs.
in

Mar 5, 2013 at 3:30pm | 207 comments

thought catalog
I live alone and it is definitely a learning experience.
cooking
I always thought that being a glutton for tongue-punishment was just part of my weirdly high pain tolerance. But I recently stumbled upon an article suggesting that my preferences are actually the fault of my taste buds -- or lack thereof.
cooking
Like if the cast of "Chopped" were first forced to get absolutely blitzed on Milkwaukee's Best and shots of Captain Morgan.
in

Jul 23, 2012 at 3:30pm | 172 comments

bad cook
You thought you wanted me to make dinner, but you had no idea.
food
Pinterest has many wonderful qualities, but I really hate all of the “WHO KNEW YOU ONLY NEED YOUR OWN SALIVA TO CLEAN YOUR WHOLE HOUSE?” and “USE A BANANA TO FIX SCRATCHES ON YOUR DVDs” type pins.
spices
Many spices have amazing health benefits, and sprinkling them into things seems like a simple source for preventative medicine. Health care for the lazy, perhaps?
the joy of cooking
Vegetarians -- and anyone else squeamish about raw meat -- might want to skip this one.
cooking
I can’t be the only woman, parent, or being on Earth that thinks we should totally move past requiring baking and cooking as some part of group or togetherness activity
dating advice
I am a firm believer that we are our truest selves when dining at a restaurant. The way someone behaves when they have their public face on gives you a pretty clear indication of many important things.
cooking


I have FIVE different kinds of blenders, and a juicer. I have a tofu press, a slow cooker, and a rice cooker.
xofood
Can't get enough tomatoes, garlic, basil and CARBS? Then this post is for you.
in

Jun 8, 2013 at 9:00am | 106 comments

cooking
Making tomato sauce always reminds me of college -- hearts, obsession, all-nighters, thigh high boots and The People's Court. Here's why.
chocolate
When I’m having a terrible, no good, very bad day, the only thing I really want to eat is chocolate pudding.
cooking
I went for years surviving mostly on Smart Ones, convenience store junk food, and Chinese takeout -- health and personal well-being be damned. It’s called feminism, people.
in

Aug 29, 2012 at 6:00pm | 88 comments

cooking
Ah crap. I would love it if an employer told me I didn't have to stay at work until 8:00 every night.
big macs