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Some days, you need to get in and out of the kitchen and get on with your day. That means faster prep, a little planning, and some cooking fundamentals. These tips and tricks help you feel great about what you’re making, even when you’re in a time crunch.

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How to Meal Plan in 5 Simple Steps

Have you ever been caught with no idea what to make for dinner and no time to shop? We all have. By using the 3 P’s—planning recipe, purchasing groceries, and prepping ingredients—you won’t have to start from scratch every night. Meal planning works best when you take it one stage at a time; there’s no […]

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Microwave Meals and Sides in the Micro-Cooker®

Our iconic Micro-Cooker® is a game-changer when it comes to making quick, healthy, and easy weeknight meals and side dishes. Specially designed for microwave cooking, these workhorses come in different sizes—1 qt. (1 L), 2 qt. (2 L), and 3 qt. (3 L) and are BPA-free. Great to steam veggies, melt chocolate or butter, poach […]

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5 Fast, No-Fail Ways to Cook Chicken

Because it’s lean, versatile, and delicious, lots of favorite recipes call for chicken. Instead of buying canned chicken or shelling out extra dough for a pre-cooked rotisserie chicken, here are easy ways to perfectly cook chicken in a microwave, slow cooker, pressure cooker, oven, or on the stove. Talk about winner, winner chicken dinner! If […]

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Top 13 Uses for the Large Square Cool & Serve

Keeping your potluck salads, fruit platters, and picnic treats cool and fresh can be tricky. Our Large Square Cool & Serve keeps food cool up to 6 hours, even outdoors! With this exclusive must-have, you’ll keep whatever’s on the menu chilled and delicious. 1. Vegetable Tray With Dip Fill with such crowd-pleasers like peppers, celery, carrots, cucumbers, […]

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17 Things to Make in a Brownie Pan

Your Brownie Pan is for much more than brownies. This versatile piece of bakeware handles everything from breakfast recipes to main dishes, and (of course!) lots of fun dessert recipes. Just when you thought you couldn’t love the Brownie Pan more, here are 17 unique recipes you can make in it. Don’t have a Brownie Pan? Get yours here! […]

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13 Gift Ideas For Moms Who Love to Cook (Or Bake!)

Does your mom love pinning amazing casseroles on Pinterest? Does she experiment with new ways to sneak zucchini or avocados into brownies? If there’s nothing she enjoys more than making her famous blueberry muffins on Saturday mornings, then this is the gift guide just for her. 1. Stoneware Baking Dish Give mom an elegant, contemporary dish […]

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How to Use a Pressure Cooker

Pressure cooking has gained a lot of popularity lately, and for some it’s an intimidating cooking method. The truth is it’s actually a very easy, simple, and convenient way of cooking once you try it a few times. Pressure cooking just means you’re cooking with pressure. When you increase the pressure in the pot, you […]

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