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Perfect Homemade Popcorn: The Quest

Posted in Food, New Methods
on May 7, 2020

I’ve spent the last few weeks on a quest for perfect homemade popcorn. I know that’s ridiculous, but as justification, let me just (more...)

Got Milk(s)? Here’s My Nutritional Comparison Chart

Posted in Food
on September 6, 2019

I've been a cow's milk fan my whole life, drinking it with all three meals a day as a kid and into adulthood. (more...)

Will My Fruit Ripen On My Counter?

Posted in Food
on April 26, 2019

I often find myself scanning bins of unripe fruits, wondering whether it makes sense to buy it anyway and give it time to (more...)

Choosing the Best Melon in Two Easy Steps! (Watermelon/Cantaloupe/Honeydew)

Posted in Food
on April 22, 2019

Don’t think you can pick a good melon? Remember these 2 easy “tells” about whether the melon type of your choice is ripe. (more...)

Strategic Eating: The Right Food at the Right Time

Posted in Fixes & Tips, Food
on April 20, 2019

You may have heard people say that warm milk can help you sleep. You've probably experienced the difficulty of staying alert after having (more...)

Asparagus Tips

Posted in Food
on April 20, 2019

Asparagus is the quintessential Spring vegetable, available most places March through June. But thick or Thin? Green, white, or purple? Here’s the skinny. (more...)

Artichokes 101

Posted in Food
on April 16, 2019

A ripe, nicely-cooked artichoke is one of my favorite treats. My kids, now grown, loved them even as children. My father-in-law told all (more...)

So What Does “Extra Virgin” MEAN? And What Should I Do About It?

Posted in Food
on April 9, 2019

A bottle of “really good” extra-virgin olive oil is a badge of honor in the kitchen. Once you reach the milestone of having (more...)