The Absurdity Of Recommended Serving Sizes

If you've ever downed a whole bag of Chex Mix then flipped over the bag and found that's about eight servings, you probably know serving sizes bear little relation to what people are actually eating. For years, consumer advocacy groups have been pushing the F.D.A. to change portion sizes, and now in an effort to light… » 8/03/11 1:54pm 8/03/11 1:54pm

"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…