Michael loves to play with words and food. He has played with words as a freelance editor, magazine editor, newspaper reporter, and in corporate communications. He has played with his food for years--ask his mom. His current favorite kitchen gadget is an ice cream maker.
“Think sweet” the next time you want to treat yourself.
If the craving for salt strikes, satisfy it by whipping up your own nutritious treats rather than ripping open a bag of chips.
The center of that Thanksgiving spread is usually the turkey—but it doesn’t have to be.
Is it true that the only true test of whether or not you’re a real American chef is if you can successfully make flaky, buttery biscuits from scratch?
What products would you like to see videos of?
Bananas make great ingredients, whether your dish is savory or sweet; a bread or a dessert or something more.
Overview of how to grind your own meat and some of the best meat grinders available.
The Waring is brilliant simplicity. …It allowed me to make and serve waffles in mere minutes.
Apples are great in baking, but you have to know which to choose. Here’s a guide.
Reach for these apples next time you're in the mood for a sweet and tangy dessert.
Improve the quality of your water during August, National Water Quality Month.
If you’re the only one in your family who drinks coffee, or if you want a personal coffeemaker for work, consider these options.
Every home chef has his or her favorite tools. Here are three of ours.
Several great (and funny) suggestions for a national food day on August 5.
Enter our contest to win an ice cream maker!
Avoid the reputation of “vegetable peddler.” Consider these ideas for your extra veggies.
Knives are used for so many critical tasks, but how many knives do you need and how do you choose the ones that are right for you?
While it does keep your perishable foods and leftovers good for days, your refrigerator won’t prevent your foods from spoiling.