Posts tagged Food safety at home


7 Tips for Eating Gluten Free

Let’s just get this out of the way at the start: eating gluten free is not easy. Shopping becomes a major chore, emergency meals on the go are dicey (at best) and eating out can be a headache. You have to avoid many traditional comfort foods or devise workarounds, and for many, that’s the hardest …

5 Signs Foodborne Illness is Making You Sick

When picnic season begins each June, it pays to be a little extra-cautious about foodborne illness. Mom always warned about keeping the macaroni salad on ice and the barbequed chicken out of the sun, and for good reason – food poisoning is no laughing matter. A five-second-rule hot dog could cause a long night in …

4 Kitchen Cleaning Tips For People Who Hate Cleaning

When you look for kitchen cleaning tips online, you’re going to get a lot of expert advice about daily prevention to avoid grime build-up. Well, thanks a lot, Martha Stewart, but not all of us can devote our day to constructing elaborate pipe-cleaner devices for swabbing and cleaning a refrigerator. How are we supposed to …

The 10 Quickest Ways to Improve Food Safety at Home

Are those salads and burgers on your family’s dinner table really safe to eat? Before you answer, you should know that if you want to have good food safety at home, you have to do more than just prevent food spoilage. Most people think that as long as they keep food fresh it won’t make …

The Complete Guide to Food Expiration Dates

Do you need to learn more about food safety at home? If you’ve ever stared at a Tupperware container full of leftovers and wondered “Can I still eat this?” then the answer is definitely yes. The truth is, you just can’t trust your sixth sense (or even your other five senses) to tell you when …