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If You Don’t Eat a Banana Every Day, This Might Convince You to Start

An apple a day keeps the doctor away? Not so much. Try this fruit instead.

What to Eat to Prevent Ulcers

Find out which foods can aid in healing and preventing ulcers.


This Is Why Canadian Butter Isn’t as Soft as It Used To Be

If you’ve noticed that your butter is harder than usual, you're not alone.


What You Need to Know About Beets

Beets are packed with healthy nutrients but they can also have some surprising side effects.


This is the Proper Way to Serve Baileys and Coffee

Baileys and coffee is a cold weather classic, but have you been getting the measurements right this whole time?

The Ultimate Moose Burger Recipe

Chef Katie Hayes of Newfoundland’s Bonavista Social Club shares her ultimate moose burger recipe.


10+ Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Sandwich

Tired of boring lunches? Here are 10 easy ways to upgrade your sandwich that offer a tasty twist on traditional...

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11 Pro Tips for Better Brownies

We all want to know how to make better brownies—you know the kind with the crinkly top and the fudgy...


20+ Tropical Desserts That’ll Brighten Up Your Day

Get the taste of an easy, breezy vacation with each bite of these amazing tropical desserts.


25 Sweet and Savoury Snacks For Your TV Marathon

Comfy chair: check. Remote control: check. Indulgent snacks: double check! For a night (or day!) of binge watching, you'll want...


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How to Read Nutrition Labels Like a Pro

You may already be checking the calorie count, but can you read the fine print on food packaging? Here's what...

25+ Quick Dinners to Make in 30 Minutes—Or Less!

Pressed for time? These tasty mains can be on your table in a half-hour!


How to Make Microwave Fudge

Calling all chocoholics! We'll show you how to make microwave fudge in just five easy steps.


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25 Cooking Mistakes That Ruin Your Food

Make sure to avoid these cooking mistakes to ensure your dish is as close to perfection as possible.


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A 7-Day Meal Plan of One-Pot Meals

If you have just enough time to cook dinner but don't want to spend another 30 minutes doing the dishes,...


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30 Desserts That Start with Cake Mix

These great cake mix recipes use the store-bought mix as an ingredient, not an end point. Your gorgeous dessert will...

8 Easy Meals You Can Make in a Mug

Sure, you're using your microwave to make popcorn or warm up last night's leftovers, but there's so much more you...


Mocha Banana Pecan Oats

Oatmeal is a super healthy meal or snack any time of the day, and you can make it right in...


2-Cheese Mac & Cheese Mug

“This recipe works great and saves time and you don’t have a lot of dirty dishes,” says Nicole Pomije, Creator...


Minestrone Soup in a Mug

Experiment with fresh vegetables, herbs, and other fresh ingredients from your grocer or farmer’s market. You’d be surprised how elaborate...


Soft Polenta in a Mug

“Even when you only have a mug and microwave, you can get creative and stay healthy,” says personal chef Francesco...


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Pizza in a Mug

Enjoying your pizza via a mug is an easy way to practice portion control. “If you’re someone who can take...


Coffee Mug Molten Chocolate Cake

There is nothing quite as satisfying as warm chocolate cake. The following recipe from America’s Test Kitchen is fool-proof and...


Eggs Florentine in a Mug

“Using a microwave to cook eggs is a quick and easy way to squeeze a healthy meal into your busy...

French Dip Sandwich with Onions

"When I want to impress company, these satisfying sandwiches are my first pick for the menu. I serve them with...


Meat Loaf Burgers

"These hearty meat loaf sandwiches are delightful for potluck dinners. Served on hamburger buns, the beefy patties get extra flavor...


Hot Pineapple Ham Sandwiches

"Your trusty slow cooker lets you make these warm, gooey sandwiches without heating up the house on a hot day....


Baked Ham and Colby Sandwiches

"This yummy ham sliders recipe is a winner with friends and family. Not only are the warm sandwiches a snap...


Toasted Reubens

"New Yorkers say my Reubens taste like those served in the famous delis there. For a little less kick, you...


Green Tomato BLT

"I absolutely love tomatoes, any kind, any size. Being from the South, that includes fried green tomatoes. I created a...