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TikTok recipes are a pain to follow, but a joy to watch

TikTok recipes are a pain to follow, but a joy to watch

Internet of Yum digs into all the things that make us drool while we’re checking our feeds.  The joy of cooking is flourishing on TikTok.  A few months ago, I stumbled upon a mesmerizing video of a TikTok creator using an immersion blender in a simmering pot of soup. It was approximately 3 a.m. and…

Ends + Stems Review: Make Tasty Meals While Reducing on Waste

Ends + Stems Review: Make Tasty Meals While Reducing on Waste

As a product reviewer, I go to a lot of food nerd extravaganzas. Some of them are multi-acre trade shows where I charge around for three days straight, learning about what’s new. At other conferences, I sit all day and listen to talks about the future of cooking. In the last few years, sustainability and…

How to best organize all your saved recipes on Instagram

How to best organize all your saved recipes on Instagram

Find a macaron recipe on Instagram that you want to save for later? Make a dessert collection. Image: ULRICH22 / SHUTTERSTOCK By Brittany Levine Beckman2020-05-03 10:00:00 UTC Internet of Yum digs into all the things that make us drool while we’re checking our feeds. You’re scrolling through Instagram and just as the most gorgeous, gooey…

How to make a recipe the internet will hate in 14 easy steps

How to make a recipe the internet will hate in 14 easy steps

Internet of Yum digs into all the things that make us drool while we’re checking our feeds. Getting mad online over food is a proud, longstanding tradition.  Sure, the rage you feel over someone ruining guacamole or using way too much fucking mayo sounds irrational. But there are very legitimate reasons to publicly shame bad…

How to Make a Single Packet of Yeast Last

How to Make a Single Packet of Yeast Last

Photo: Rachel FairbankBeing stuck at home has inspired many of us to try our hands at baking. As a result, there are now widespread reports of yeast shortages, because the pandemic ruins everything good and pure. If you are one of the lucky ones who has a few packets of yeast remaining in the back…

These Are the Best Podcasts for Kids

These Are the Best Podcasts for Kids

Just like there’s something for every adult in the podcasting space—true crime! humor! news! fiction!—so, too, are there a variety of podcast flavors for kids with different interests. There are podcasts for kids who are curious about how things work, kids who like to cook, kids who like to listen to stories, and kids who…

Solve for Ingredient Shortages With These Common Baking Substitutes

Solve for Ingredient Shortages With These Common Baking Substitutes

Photo: ShutterstockA couple weeks ago, I was craving chocolate cake. The problem? I had no eggs, butter or milk in the house. Pandemic-induced food shortages—plus the fact I hadn’t been shopping in a while—meant I was low on just about everything you need to bake. Luckily, baking isn’t a zero-sum game; there are a number…

7 YouTube channels that will teach you how to cook

7 YouTube channels that will teach you how to cook

Image: Vicky Leta / Mashable By Chloe Bryan2020-04-11 10:30:00 UTC There are a lot — a lot — of cooking videos on YouTube. Like anything else on the internet, they’re not all good, but the best of the genre will teach you basic cooking skills, help you expand your culinary knowledge, and be entertaining to…

How to Create a Coffee Shop Experience at Home

Photo: ShutterstockHeading out for a fancy latte isn’t just about the drink, it’s about getting out of your house. It’s about spending a little bit of time in a different environment while savoring something out of the ordinary. In so many ways, it is about the experience. Going to a coffee shop is a small…