Don’t Burn Your House Down. Learn These 13 Microwavable No-Nos And Save Yourself From Disaster.

January 28, 2018

Ever wonder why things say “microwavable safe” and some don’t? It’s not entirely clear because that machine is a bag of scientific mysteries. Have no fear, casual reader, here’s a microwave cheat sheet that’ll make you look like the digital Iron Chef… 1. Chinese Take Out Containers: Many people forget that although the box is made from cardboard, the odd metal handle is a huge fire hazard. 2. Eggs: I’m not…


Cooking In North Korea Is Dangerous Business…Never Use Gasoline To Make Dinner

December 26, 2017

North Korea is known for a lot of things, like human rights abuses, totalitarianism, and prison camps to name a few. But one thing North Korea certainly isn’t known for is its cooking. That is until a Japanese tourist managed to smuggle back some photographs and a recipe for a very North Korean-style clam bake. A few years ago, Japanese travel writer Kuzo paid a visit to North Korea and…


These 21 Bento Box-Inspired Meals Are Almost Too Cute To Eat. I Want Them All.

December 5, 2017

We know we’re not supposed to play with our food, but how can we resist when it’s this cute?? The Japanese art of aesthetically pleasing meals, usually packed in an equally charming bento box, has spread across the globe and created pretty much the most delightful food trend ever. Now, you don’t have to travel the world to see this adorable food. The adorable edibles can take the form of little animals, cartoon-y faces or…


These Pictures Of Ordinary Foods Might Seem Boring, But Take A Closer Look

November 25, 2017

If you’re anything like me and you binge watch the Food Network like it’s your job, then you’ve probably seen your fair share of elaborate cakes. There are plenty of bakers out there who take pride in transforming everyone’s favorite treats into towering works of art, and a culinary creator by the name of Debbie Goard takes cake decorating to a whole new level. Her creations channel everything from classic…


These In-Flight Meals Will Make You Want To Travel More. Yum!

November 19, 2017

Flying is almost always a headache. You have to consider your packing options before you make it to the airport. You need to then find a ride to the airport. When you arrive, you’re greeted by security lines that seem to get longer every time you travel. Things don’t get much better once you find your seat. The best you can hope for on the long journey is a decent…


15 Times People Checked Their Food Before Eating (And Were So Glad They Did)

October 21, 2017

When my dad was a teenager, he accidentally ate two hot dog buns that were crawling with maggots. He’d come home late and didn’t want to wake his parents by turning on the kitchen light. By the time he realized what he’d consumed, he was on the last bite. For some reason, he likes to tell us the story of that vomit-inducing memory at least once a year. Because of…


I Had No Idea That These Fruit And Vegetables Grew This Way. How Bizarre.

October 4, 2017

Considering how easy it is for one to go out to the store and buy ripe fruit from parts of the world they themselves may never see, it’s no wonder most of us don’t know what certain fruits and vegetables look like when they’re growing. It’s surprisingly jarring to discover how some of these come to be–it’s like finding out what a celebrity looked like as a kid, then learning…


Here Are The 25 Most Jaw Dropping Restaurant Views You’ll Ever See. Ready To Pack Your Bags Yet?

June 27, 2017

Food can make or break a vacation, but if you really want to hedge your bets, try finding a spectacular place to chow down. After all, having a glass of wine while sitting in the shadow of the Parthenon is something you’ll never forget. That’s why you NEED to visit these places ASAP. We’ve already got your travel agent on hold… 1. Hotel Edelweiss, Switzerland: From this amazing sun deck…