Reader Submissions

Your Food Through a Filter: Here’s a Look Back at December’s Cookie Instagram Theme — Last Month on Instagram

Did you get your share of cookies during the holidays? I really hope so. Last month's Instagram theme for The Kitchn was cookies: Every last buttery, chocolatey, gingerbread bite. Here are some of our favorites that you posted in December, plus a look at January's Instagram theme.

READ MORE »

What Are Your Favorite Weeknight Meals During the Holidays? — Reader Intelligence Request

The holidays are a funny time, when it comes to food. We're deluged with sweets and ideas for holiday entertaining. Looking at magazines and blogs this time of year one might be forgiven for thinking we subsist for a month on a diet of cheese balls, peppermint cookies, and marshmallows.

But in the middle of holiday hectic — wrapping up work, buying gifts, travel — we need to eat normal, everyday meals. What are your favorite meals and ways to stay nourished and healthy in this busy month of December? Tell us — and read on for a few of my own.

READ MORE »

10 Smart Tips for Eating Healthy on a Super Tight Budget — Reader Intelligence Report

Pin it button big

When you've got a tight budget, meal planning and grocery shopping has its challenges. And, when you have a tight budget and you're dedicated to eating healthy, it's even trickier.

We've talked about each of these topics quite a bit in the past, and every time you guys responded with so many great tips and suggestions. Here are 10 smart tips from our readers that make eating healthy on a tight budget feel easy!

READ MORE »

Here’s a Smart & Simple Way to Store Tongs in Your Kitchen — Smart Tips from Our Readers

Pin it button big

My biggest frustration with my kitchen utensil storage is the tongs. They simply do not stay closed. They always seem to get knocked, jostled, or bumped, which inevitably triggers them to spring open, disrupting any semblance of drawer organization.

Can you relate? If you keep tongs in a drawer as well, we've got a tip that will make storing them less frustrating.

READ MORE »

Your Food Through a Filter: Here’s a Look Back at August’s Outdoor Living Instagram Theme — Last Month on Instagram

August's Instagram theme for The Kitchn was all about outdoor living: those grilled dinners, lazy summer picnics, and cocktails al fresco. See a few of our favorite photos you shared from last month, and be sure to follow some of these great accounts on Instagram!

READ MORE »

16 Smart Tips for Packing a Healthier Lunch — Reader Intelligence Report

When I'm busy, the first thing to fall by the wayside is home cooking and homemade lunches in particular. It's tough to stay motivated to pack and eat your lunch, so we asked you, our readers, to share your best tips for making a healthy lunch an effortless part of your daily routine.

You guys responded with a lot of encouragement and so many smart tips! Here are some of our favorites.

READ MORE »

Powered by WordPress All Content Copyright © chadjohannesen.com My Perspective, Tips, Advice, and Things I Find Interesting
Theme created with SpiderWeb Press™.