30 Food Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

    Our food system  is fascinating. From scientists making diamonds out of peanut butter to grapes exploding into plasma fireballs in the microwave, Insider has rounded up some of the strangest and most fascinating food facts that you probably never knew. Keep reading to educate yourself and impress friends at your next dinner party.   Many shredded[…]

The Shelf Life of Frozen Food

How Long Can Food Be Frozen and Stored in Freezer?   Freezing food is one of the easiest forms of food preservation and although food will safely keep in the freezer indefinitely that doesn’t mean it will retain its quality forever—the flavor and texture will be vastly better if you use the food within the optimal[…]

Stocking Your Food Pantry During Coronavirus

During the recent coronavirus pandemic, you and your family’s safety comes first. While many of us are still able to get to the grocery store to restock on fresh produce, it’s not a bad idea to stock up on nonperishable items as a precautionary measure, especially as more of us are spending more time indoors.   The[…]

Nightshade Vegetables

Find Out What Vegetables are Classified as Nightshade   Nightshade vegetables are making headlines in recent days. With A-list celebrities touting diets nixing nightshade vegetables, the sudden interest in this group of vegetables is causing curious people to investigate them further. So, what are they?   Nightshade vegetables are common foods populating any local grocery[…]

Warning Signs of an Anaphylactic Reaction

Left untreated, anaphylaxis can be deadly. The first signs may look like typical allergy symptoms. But within 30 minutes, more serious signs appear.  Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction that needs to be treated right away. If you have an anaphylactic reaction, you need an epinephrine (adrenaline) shot as soon as possible, and someone should call[…]