Learn time-saving techniques and tips for cooking and entertaining.
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The key to making weeknight dinners a breeze is finding recipes that allow you to prep components in advance. Taking an hour on Sunday to tackle some preliminary chopping and cooking will save you precious time during the week.
One simple hack will change how you chop cauliflower.
Peppers are nutritious and delicious, but dealing with those pesky seeds can be a pain. With this easy-peasy method, you'll be chopping peppers like a pro.
Think beyond hotdogs and hamburgers -- get grilling with these easy tips and creative recipes.
Whether you want one for toast, guacamole, or a smoothie, here's the best way to get into an avocado.
Save cash by skipping pre-chopped mango and cutting your own.
Our simple guide will help you rise to the occasion and create bakery-worthy desserts you can be proud of.
See how to turn store-bought ice cream sandwiches into one impressive (and easy!) dessert.
Do you dread grocery shopping with your kids? Learn how to make the trip go more smoothly with these expert tips, from parking your car close to the shopping carts to setting up expectations in advance.
Feeding your family healthy meals starts at the grocery store. Learn how to improve the quality of your cart with these expert tips, from taking advantage of in-store dietitian services to shopping the perimeter of the store.
Parents' food editor Erica Clark demonstrates three easy ways to decorate birthday cakes.
Did you know the average American family throws away $1,400 worth of food a year? Crazy! Learn how to reduce food waste in your home (and save money on groceries!), from planning your meals to freezing leftovers.
See how to make this refreshing Greek salad with watermelon and feta. Enjoy it as a light meal or as a starter for a summer cookout.
Watch FamilyFun editor Joy Howard as she demonstrates how to make a California Roll.
In a summer cookout rut? Put aside that ketchup, mustard, and relish and try your hot dogs topped with these 5 clever combos!
Don't toss those coupons and circularsthey can help save you hundreds or thousands of dollars a year! Learn how to coupon like a pro (and save money on groceries!) with these expert tips.
Learn how to get the crispy texture kids love through baking and avoid all the fat of frying.
Follow these tips for determining doneness in 17 popular (and often incorrectly cooked) foods.
See how to cut a pineapple (and get the most out of this flavorful fruit) in a few easy steps. Trust us, it's easier than it looks!
Watch FamilyFun's Joy Howard prepare Fruit Nachos, as featured in the September 2012 issue of FamilyFun magazine.
Learn to make bakery-worthy cakes. Watch as Parents contributor Jenna Helwig shows you how to create frosting swirls and decorative edges.
See how to make this classic (and easy!) guacamole. All you'll need is red onion, garlic, jalapeno, avocado, lime juice, salt, and cilantro!
See how to make this refreshing mango vanilla slushy. Kids can enjoy it virgin, but grown-ups may want to add a splash of rum or tequila.
Simplify slicing and dicing with these time-saving tips.
Watch as Parents contributor Jenna Helwig shows you how to prep your cake for decorating. Learn to level your layers and put on a crumb coat.