When the Sun Goes Down, The Entire World Turns to Junk Food

People around the world may eat different kinds of food, but data from a diet-tracking iPhone app has revealed that when it comes to eating junk food, everyone across the globe follows the same pattern. We are the world, we are the Dorito-eaters/ We are the ones who inhale a bunch of cookie dough/ So let's start… » 5/22/12 11:55pm 5/22/12 11:55pm

Turkey Day: Are You A Kitchen Slaver, Or Shirker?

As in so many things in life, Thanksgiving labor divides less than evenly into those who slave, and those who enjoy the fruits of said slavery. Most of us have been on both ends — resentful toiler and token helper — and there's something to be said for both roles. But to remedy this historical inequality, the Times » 11/26/08 3:20pm 11/26/08 3:20pm

"Cooking For One" Is Kind Of Like, Well, Regular Cooking

Lately, "cooking for one" is "a hot topic" that food magazines and cookbooks are covering with patronizing gusto. A piece » 11/19/08 2:40pm 11/19/08 2:40pm in the offers a slew of practical tips on the joys of freezing and shopping and cooking in bulk, all of them good. (And many of which the 'belles had ) But the real issue probably isn't how to cook…