Mini orchards are part of a global movement to make urban environments greener and improve air quality as well as helping stabilize food supplies.
This time of year, supermarket counters are overflowing with apples. Here are some old-fashioned recipes that call for them.
Pickling is one of the most common ways of food preservation the world over. See our recipes and information about pickles.
What do you do when your garden has a zucchini outbreak and your family is dubious about it? It's time for zucchini disguises.
Vacationing at home looks to be the main travel trend for the near future. Here are some ways to enjoy it.
Use sticker dots and an easy inventory app, Enough Stuff, to keep track of your food supplies, toiletries and other stuff of all kinds.
Creating a simple, versatile cooking system can enable you to serve delicious meals at home even on days when you are swamped.
The pandemic has been a major wake-up call about planning, home storage and preparation for crises. Here are some guidelines.
Where have all the flours gone? A home baking surge has sparked a flour and yeast shortage as mills scramble to reroute supply lines.
During the pandemic, here are signs of the times at stores with shortages that also are trying to maintain social distancing.
Rue Montorgueil in Paris began as a village street with a medieval church and food market. It has retained that character.
Here's a Christmas secret - Santa prefers shortbread to sugar cookies. Here's a shortbread recipe to keep him happy and plump.
Costco's rotisserie chicken is among the most popular foods. Learn why and its environmental impact, plus recipes using it.
Eating locally grown food in season is a great strategy for weight loss, good health, saving money and protecting the environment.
Din Tai Fung restaurants' delicious takes on common Taiwanese foods, especially steamed dumplings, have brought a devoted global following.
Flatbreads are oldest, easiest breads and the most modern - pizza and tortillas are among the most popular foods. See our recipes.
Yogurt is one of the oldest and most popular foods and a booming global industry. Here's our recipe for creamy mild yogurt.
Beyond the world of recipe-based cooking is an adventurous, affordable, easy way of cooking that combines the basics with variety.
Borough Market near London Bridge is one of the best foodie spots in London.
Embossed shortbread cookies with our round door logo were the theme for gift cookie boxes with a custom wax stamp and calligraphy.
Cookie cutter pie crusts have taken Pinterest and food magazines by storm. How easy are they to make and are they worth the trouble?
Delicious fruit drinks are ubiquitous at restaurants and street stands in Mexico, Taiwan and Southeast Asia. You can make them at home with our favorite recipes.
Salsa is one of America's most loved foods. Here are some holiday fruit salsa recipes that are a nice change from tomato salsas.
If you're lucky enough to live in Portland, try Ken Forkish’s restaurant, Ken's Artisan Pizza. If not, try his great recipes.
Eat it, build a home or furniture with it, use it in the kitchen, use it for plumbing, wear it, make fences or containers with it.
Eva, a restaurant in Salt Lake City, serves a taste-testing meal on small plates, a welcome break from too much food and not enough variety.
Some of the best Latin foods can be made with easy commercial or homemade sauces that work in a variety of dishes.
The wide variety of Mexican dishes can obscure their common underlying spice and preparation base.
Hunger. Nostalgia. Orange, California. It’s a perfect time to stop for lunch at this old-time pharmacy.
The cold weather is over, but there's still room for an occasional bowl of soup. Here are some favorite recipes.
How to throw a shower for a proud new car owner, complete with car-themed food.
Santa Maria's scrumptious grilling is California's premier barbecue style.
Cornish pasties, a specialty of Grass Valley, CA, were introduced by Cornish gold miners.
Breaking ground for a house calls for a construction party.
Enhance your life and dig deeper with apps and books
The Enough Stuff inventory app for iOS helps you keep track of how much you have of items so you don't buy more of them than you need.
The all-in-one iOS app that's a gardening calendar, gardening journal, gardening to-do list and source of gardening information.
The iOS app that helps you keep track of what tasks you need to do and when to do them to maintain your home well all year long.