18 Snacks & Appetizers That’ll Have You Saying, ‘Entrée Who?’

Much in the way that normal people start professing an eager anticipation of summer sometime around March, I begin obsessing over fall on roughly the first day of June. In particular: fall snacks. There’s no season that lends itself better to handfuls of crunchy, cheesy crackers and the like, whether you’re on a hike (crisp […]

22 Fourth of July Appetizers for Chilling Out, Snacking, Relaxing All Cool

I love driving up the Oregon coast with my cousins on the Fourth of July weekend, fishing poles and huge beach blankets packed. Every year we rent a big house, with an extra-large kitchen and a long dining table where we can all sit together for meals: not just for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, but […]

53 Trader Joe’s Snacks We Could Polish Off in One Sitting

Walking into Trader Joe’s can be an overwhelming experience. For so many reasons. First, there are all the charming, helpful employees with their breezy Hawaiian shirts and delightful smiles. And then there are all the the products: bags and boxes and containers of food that seems to extend for miles and miles and miles. The […]

The Best Way to Make Potato Chips Involves Zero Frying

Welcome to 30 Days, 30 Ways to Green, where we’re sharing all the little (and not so little!) things we do to live eco-friendlier every day. Stick with us all month long for a lineup of handy tips—from composting do’s and don’ts to which reusable products really light up our lives. I have a lifelong […]