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Is Tomato a Fruit or a Vegetable?

Turns out, there's both a botanical and a legal definition for what makes a food a fruit or a vegetable.

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Why are there 10 Hot Dogs in a Pack but only 8 Buns?

I'll never understand why this wasn't fixed a long time ago!


Here’s Why Mexican Coke Tastes Better Than American Coke

Soda fans swear that Mexican Coke tastes better, and is even bubblier than American Coke. Turns out, there's some evidence...


What Is Chai Tea, Exactly?

Add some sugar and spice to your life with masala chai, a delicious tea with a fascinating history and surprising...


Is Eggplant a Fruit or a Vegetable?

Before you whip up some eggplant parm or baba ghanoush, find out if the eggplant you’re about to use is...

What Is a Pine Nut, Exactly?

You might be surprised to find out where pine nuts actually come from—and how they're technically classified.


Coca-Cola Dropped a New Beverage for 2022—And We’re Already Obsessed

If you're a die-hard fan of Coca-Cola and coffee, then this drink was made for you. It hits stores in...

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Here’s How to Open a Ketchup Packet the Right Way

Eating on the go? Try this genius hack to open a ketchup packet without the mess.


We Tried Dolly Parton’s 5-Layer Casserole, and Now We’re Making It on Repeat

Is the Queen of Country also the queen of cooking? We put this Dolly Parton casserole to the test!


10 Best Coffee Alternatives to Try This Year

Move over, coffee. You've got competition.


How to Open a Can Without a Can Opener

Need to open a can without a can opener? Try these handy methods that incorporate common tools around your home...

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If You See Bloated Food Packaging, This Is What It Means

Steer clear of products with bloated packaging at the store. It's a food safety issue—here's why.


17 Sumptuous Chocolates to Gift Your Sweetheart This Valentine’s Day

They say the way to the heart is through the stomach, and on Valentine's Day, both of them want chocolate.


Is Plant-Based Meat Better for the Environment?

When it comes to the environment, meat is bad and plants are good. But what about plant-based meat? We asked...


What Exactly Is Meatless Meat?

Plant-based meats are coming soon to a dinner table near you, but what’s actually inside those burgers, meatballs, nuggets, and...


The Best Thanksgiving Dish for You, According to Your Zodiac Sign

Can your zodiac sign predict the Thanksgiving dish you love to cook and gobble up?

The 12 Best Wineries in Napa Valley to Visit Now

Sip, sip, hurray! Raise a (tasting) glass and say cheers to these stunning vineyards in California's Sonoma and Napa Valley.


Your Favorite Christmas Cookie, According to Your Zodiac Sign

The recipe for your holiday confection is written in the stars.


This Is Why Most Grocery Stores Don’t Have Windows

Grocery stores have a few tricks up their sleeve.



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Is It Safe to Eat Sprouted Potatoes?

You’re about to start cooking dinner when you notice some unwelcome sprouts on your potatoes. Are sprouted potatoes still safe...


The Viral Hack for Making the Best Kraft Mac & Cheese

TikTok has shattered what we thought we knew about how to make Kraft mac and cheese.



This Is What the Numbers on a Toaster Really Mean

Using the number dial on your toaster should be simple, but this kitchen appliance isn't as easy as 1-2-3.

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Your Favorite Candy Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Your choice of Halloween candy isn't just about personal preference—it's influenced by the stars!


What Does Kit Kat Stand For?

This candy bar has been popular since 1935, and today, it's a top-tier Halloween treat. But what does Kit Kat...


If You See Red Stuff on Your Lettuce, This Is What It Is

Have you discovered red stuff on your lettuce? Here's what it is and why it's there in the first place.


If Your Chocolate Looks “Dusty,” This Is What It Is

Turns out, there's a scientific reason why chocolate can look dusty. Here's what it is, and why you shouldn't be...


If You See an Indent at the Bottom of a Wine Bottle, This Is What It Means

Have you noticed wine bottles come with an indent at the bottom? Sip back and relax as we uncover fact...


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What Hotel Buffets Look Like Now, Post-Pandemic

Plated meals, an increased reliance on waitstaff, and higher costs may become the new normal for this popular hotel staple.