Diet

Recipes and foods that help you learn to eat healthy and still enjoy it.

Show-Stopping Potato Side Dishes for Thanksgiving

Potato dishes are a staple of Thanksgiving dinner, but it's easy for them to become an afterthought. Here's a way to take two favorites, mashed and sweet potatoes, and make them unforgettable!

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Dishes to Impress Your Friends: Boeuf Bourguignon

Julia Child called boeuf bourguignon "one of the most delicious beef dishes concocted by man," and it lives up to that reputation when done right. Are you ready to learn how to make it for...

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How to Make Soul Cakes for Halloween

Halloween and food have been intertwined since the very beginning. Celebrate your Halloween this year with the original trick-or-treat food, soul cakes!

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Easy Ways to Peel a Potato

Peeling potatoes can be a pain, but it doesn’t have to be. Make your potato prep a little less stressful with these tips!

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How to Make Candy Apples at Home

Halloween and candy apples are an iconic duo. Want to learn how to easily make them at home?

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Healthy and Easy Homemade Dog Treats

Our pets are our best friends, so why not give your dog something a little special? We're serving up a few simple dog treat recipes your furry friend is sure to love!

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How to Care for Your Cast Iron Cookware

Cast iron has a reputation for needing special care, especially with cleaning and storage, but is this true? What is the best way to take care of your cast iron so it's useful and usable...

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Using Za'atar in Your Cooking

Za'atar may be new to some of our readers, but for millions of people around the world (especially in the Middle East and Northern Africa), it's a go-to spice mix that you'll love!

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The Health Benefits of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Long-time readers of Medicareful Living will have heard of omega-3 fatty acids and their health benefits. But what are they exactly, and why are they so healthy? Let's find out!

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The Difference Between Common Cooking Papers and Foils

Many people have cooking foils or papers at home but don't really know how or why to use them. Let's fix that!

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Healthy Ways to Spice Up Your Water

Hydration is important for your health, but water can be boring. Check out how you can make it taste better while staying healthy.

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Which is Better: Natural or Artificial Sweeteners?

Many people have a sweet tooth, but if you're trying to be healthier, it may be tempting to cut back on your sugar a bit. But what's healthier, natural sugars or artificial sweeteners? Let's find...

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