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Several packages of frozen meat that need instruction on how to defrost meat safely.

How to Defrost Meat Safely

Ever wonder what’s the safest and best-est way to thaw frozen meat? Here’s your answer—with options for when you’re in a hurry and when you’re not.

Julie and Julia toasting with wine glasses raised above a table in a restaurant.

Best Food Scenes in Movies

Get ready to fill your Netflix queue with 100-plus romantic, uproarious, charming, kooky, or otherwise memorable food moments in movies.

A jar of homemade dish soap in a bowl with a spoon resting inside it.

Homemade Dish Soap

This natural alternative to overpriced, chemical-laden liquid dish soap is inexpensive, effective, and gentle on hands. Doesn’t get much more practical than that.