Pasta

17 Tricks That Will Help You Feel in the Kitchen Like a Pro

17 Tricks That Will Help You Feel in the Kitchen Like a Pro
Cooking
2 months ago

For some people, the kitchen is the favorite place in the house, while others prefer to stay away from it whenever possible. Nevertheless, we still have to cook. And you can make your life easier and even enjoy your cooking experience if you pick up a few tricks.

10+ People Who Tried to Be Romantic, but It Backfired

10+ People Who Tried to Be Romantic, but It Backfired
Relationships
5 months ago

In their quest for love, many folks have planned heartfelt and thoughtful surprises, only to see their romantic attempts go in unexpected directions. From innocent mistakes to huge letdowns, some of these gestures made or broke relationships. Despite the outcome, some decided to share their romantic fails online.

My Husband Got Angry Because I’m Not Cooking Our Meals the Way He Wants Them

My Husband Got Angry Because I’m Not Cooking Our Meals the Way He Wants Them
Relationships
11 months ago

Over the past year, my husband has developed an intense obsession with his appearance. He’s undeniably handsome, but lately, he’s been fixated on achieving the perfect physique. Our 8-year relationship has seen its fair share of ups and downs, especially when he was a bit heavier, but now, his obsession with diet, fitness, and lifestyle has reached a concerning level.

Planes Have a Secret Engine + 10 Cool Facts About Transportation

Planes Have a Secret Engine + 10 Cool Facts About Transportation
Curiosities
year ago

Pilots can’t eat similar meals when they are working. Imagine that you are on a transoceanic flight. The airplane is flying over the Pacific Ocean. Flight attendants deliver the dinner meals. Everyone is enjoying the pasta. The sauce tastes a bit funny though. Hmm, that’s probably okay. After all, you are eating an aircraft meal. It cannot taste like a 5 stars chef’s plate.

One Place You Can Hide If Asteroid Hit Earth Suddenly

One Place You Can Hide If Asteroid Hit Earth Suddenly
Curiosities
year ago

This is it... the end! You’re packing up everything you can in whatever bags you have. Food, clothes, toiletries. The news in the background goes on, red alerts flash all over the screen. You check your watch, and you know it’s time. You haven’t even finished packing yet.

Martha Stewart, 81, Says Her Swimsuit Photos Haven’t Been Retouched

Martha Stewart, 81, Says Her Swimsuit Photos Haven’t Been Retouched
People
year ago

“They are incredibly accurate pictures,” says the 81-year-old lifestyle guru who proudly adorned the cover of Sports Illustrated as their eldest model to date. Stewart claims that she never underwent any cosmetic procedures and credits her astonishing appearance to the transformative magic of her skincare rituals and green juice.

18 Photos of Italy That Will Make You Exclaim, “Mamma Mia!”

18 Photos of Italy That Will Make You Exclaim, “Mamma Mia!”
Places
year ago

Just like any other country, Italy has its own unique charm. The ever-present Renaissance spirit, picturesque landscapes, and pasta are just a small part of the everyday life of many Italians. We’ve put together some photos which capture the brightest moments of life in this sunny country.

Why You Should Never Eat 3-Day-Old Pasta

Why You Should Never Eat 3-Day-Old Pasta
Curiosities
10 months ago

You can use peanut butter to make diamonds. Before you run to the supermarket to get all the peanut butter you’ll find there, here’s something you need to figure out first — how to recreate the conditions of the lower mantle of our planet. You’ll need to support such conditions for weeks just to create a tiny piece of diamond. Just so you know, the temperature should be 1,832˚F. Here’s something that will make you question everything you know: strawberries aren’t actual berries, but bananas are! Cucumbers, bananas, and kiwis are all classified as berries, while blackberries, raspberries, and strawberries are not.

21 Grandma’s Old Life Tips Everyone Should Try

21 Grandma’s Old Life Tips Everyone Should Try
Tips & tricks
11 months ago

A basic sponge and baking soda can make a great eraser for little grease spots, fingerprints, and stains on your walls. Or any other painted areas such as furniture or wood fences. Just sprinkle a bit of baking soda on your dry sponge and scrub the stained area in a circular motion. And then use a clean dry cloth to wipe the baking soda off to get rid of any remaining dirt. If you’re worried that this technique might ruin the paint, try just a tiny bit of soda first and see how the surface reacts.

Put Strawberries in Salt Water, See What Happens Next

Put Strawberries in Salt Water, See What Happens Next
Cooking
11 months ago

Washing your food is definitely the way to make sure it’s bug-free right? Mmmmm, not really. Next time you’re biting into a strawberry, try to forget what else you could be munching on as well!Soaking your strawberries in saltwater before eating them can help get rid of any pests left living on the fruit. You put them in the saltwater, returning a short time later.What you find on your strawberries is something more like a scary movie than a delicious treat! Little maggots crawling all over your fresh delicacy! What’s going on here?

8 Kitchen Gizmos That Can Make Cooking a Pleasure

8 Kitchen Gizmos That Can Make Cooking a Pleasure
Shopping
year ago

You are most likely to be into healthy meals if your parents are fans of them. That’s because we tend to take in eating and drinking patterns and then implement them into our own lives. The important thing in all of this is the amount of time parents spend on cooking — the more they do it, the higher the chances their kids will too.No matter the eating habits any family has, there are certain things that make food preparation much more attractive.

Why Salt on Fruits Is the Best Idea Ever

Why Salt on Fruits Is the Best Idea Ever
Curiosities
10 months ago

You’re watching your favorite cooking show when suddenly, the star chef adds a pinch of salt to some jam that is supposed to go in a dessert. You pick up the phone to call and complain, but right then the chef explains. It turns out that adding salt to fruit is a common thing in different cuisines across the world. In Mexico, they like to spice up mango and citrus fruits with salt and chili powder. You can try mango with a shrimp taste in the Philippines and salted watermelon in the Southern states.

10 Cooking Mistakes That Even the Most Experienced Chefs Make

10 Cooking Mistakes That Even the Most Experienced Chefs Make
Cooking
year ago

The art of cooking is a challenge, as it requires a lot of skill, time, and focus. The ideal goal is to prepare a meal that delights the palate, does not stick to the bottom of the pan, and does not burn. Unfortunately, not all of us do well in the culinary arts, even if we try our best.

10 Dinner Rules the Royal Family Must Abide By

10 Dinner Rules the Royal Family Must Abide By
People
year ago

Being in the royal family certainly has its rules when being in public. You have to behave in a certain manner in order to keep the reputation clean. But it turns out that the rules apply behind the scenes too. Even at dinner, there are certain things the royal family must and mustn’t do.

Give Your Sponges a Rest After the Dirty Work With This Holder From Amazon

Give Your Sponges a Rest After the Dirty Work With This Holder From Amazon
Shopping
year ago

Americans spend more than 4 years of their lives in the kitchen, or more than 400 hours a year. This is a lot! But why not turn this time into a fun pastime? Daily chores will no longer be boring if you jazz up your kitchen with creative accessories. And who wouldn’t welcome a cute sponge just like Sponge Bob with his bed into their home?Make sure to look for the bonus adorable kitchenware at the end of this article. We bet you’ll wanna buy them all.

7+ Easy Meal Ideas & Recipes for One Person

7+ Easy Meal Ideas & Recipes for One Person

Even though cooking for one can be challenging, the best meals more often only call for a few simple ingredients and little effort. Thus, if you think you’re hopeless at cooking, try drawing inspiration from some recipes for one person that even our favorite celebrities have tried and nailed.

What Could Happen If You Stopped Eating Eggs Completely

What Could Happen If You Stopped Eating Eggs Completely
Health
2 years ago

There’s no doubt that eggs have many health benefits, such as supporting your weight, bettering your eye health, and providing many nutrients, like protein and omega-3 acids. However, new research suggests that it may be better to replace them with other foods that include the same types of nourishment needed for your body. This way, you might stay on track to good health.

8 Tricks to Keep Your Home Smart Without Gadgets

8 Tricks to Keep Your Home Smart Without Gadgets
Tips & tricks
2 years ago

When your big bowl of pasta accidentally falls over onto your carpet, you need some special tricks to get rid of the stains it leaves behind, especially if you don’t have a special vacuum cleaner. Your home can get easily smarter with the power of tested tricks, and you may save some money.

10 Cooking Mistakes We Often Make Without Noticing

10 Cooking Mistakes We Often Make Without Noticing
Cooking
2 years ago

Are you more of a skilled cook, or more like the kind of person who blames the stove when things go wrong? If you chose the second option, you should know that you are not alone. Often, habit, speed, or even some myths that we have believed when it comes to preparing something, makes your dishes not as tasty as you expected.

14 World Records You Can Break Right Away Without Specialized Training

14 World Records You Can Break Right Away Without Specialized Training
Curiosities
3 years ago

Some world records may be impossible for us to break. After all, not all of us can train like Usain Bolt and can run a 100-meter dash in just 9.58 seconds. Not everything is beyond our reach though, as there are some achievements that we might actually succeed in beating, even if we’re just in the comfort of our own homes.

18 Ordinary Products That Seem to Be Under a Magic Spell From a Wizard Designer

18 Ordinary Products That Seem to Be Under a Magic Spell From a Wizard Designer
Design
3 years ago

It seems the future is already here. At least that’s the impression we get when we see a hoodie with an inflatable hood, hair strands with a print, or chocolate with 2 alternating tastes. Today it’s hard to believe in the existence of all these items but we are sure that after a year or 2, they will settle into our lives as if they have always been there.

17 Kitchen Life Hacks That Even Chefs Would Love to Know

17 Kitchen Life Hacks That Even Chefs Would Love to Know
Tips & tricks
3 years ago

Many people think that “life hack” and “advice” are synonyms but they’re not. According to a study, a life hack is a method of doing something ordinary in a simpler and more effective way. Every person can create a life hack — you just need to have the guts to experiment.

10+ Products That We Cook Incorrectly and Get Disappointed as a Result

10+ Products That We Cook Incorrectly and Get Disappointed as a Result
Cooking
3 years ago

Culinary art is a science. One wrong move can spoil any dish, even in Michelin-starred restaurants. It doesn’t matter whether you’re an experienced cook or only cook for yourself at home, everyone can make mistakes. The main thing to remember is what to do to prevent things from going south just in time.

11 Foods to Avoid if You Want Smooth, Wrinkle-Free Skin

11 Foods to Avoid if You Want Smooth, Wrinkle-Free Skin
Health
3 years ago

Some of our favorite healthy and quick snacks, like smoothies and dried fruits, could actually be damaging our skin health and making us age faster. This is because of some not-so-nice ingredients like large amounts of sugar, sodium, and sulfates that can negatively impact our body by dehydrating it or weakening the skin’s collagen.

15+ People Admit to the Cheap Meals They Are Always Ready to Eat

15+ People Admit to the Cheap Meals They Are Always Ready to Eat
Curiosities
3 years ago

You probably remember some delicious yet simple meals from your childhood. We loved those meals but it wasn’t until we grew up that we realized that our parents made them for us because they didn’t have a lot of money. So, internet users decided to remember the favorite cheap, but yummy meals that were served in their families.

20 Furry Accidents That Made People Run and Grab a Camera

20 Furry Accidents That Made People Run and Grab a Camera
Animals
3 years ago

As adorable as pets can be, they always get themselves into trouble or some kind of mess. Whether your kitten jumped in your bowl of pasta or your dog got stuck on a swing, they never fail to make us laugh with their goofiness. Moreover, some lucky people managed to capture these situations and kindly share them for the whole world to see, and we appreciate that!