Thanksgiving Recipes and Leftovers

Easy recipes for leftover turkey, how to store your leftovers, and how long your cranberries will really last.

How Long Will Food Last in the Refrigerator?

Follow these guidelines to know what is still fresh―and what to toss.

How to Store Dairy Products

Never get caught with spoiled milk again. These guidelines* for storing dairy products will help keep your fridge fresh.

The Best Way to Store Herbs

Different herbs demand different storage techniques.

8 Common Types of Squash

Learn how to identify and prepare eight popular winter squash varieties.

How to Store and Use Fresh Herbs

You needed just one sprig but had to buy a whole package. What can you do with the leftovers?

10 Tips for Organizing the Refrigerator

Like real estate, cold storage is all about location. Shelf or drawer? High or low? Follow this expert fridge-packing plan to keep contents fresh.

Where to Store Coffee: Pantry vs. Freezer

The best place for those grounds―and why.

How Does a Refrigerator Work?

In the refrigeration cycle, there are five basic components: fluid refrigerant; a compressor, which controls the flow of refrigerant; the condenser coils (on the outside of the fridge); the evaporator coils (on the inside of the fridge); and something called an expansion device. Here’s how they interact to cool your food.

10 Things You Should Not Refrigerate

Certain items are at their prime when stored at room temperature.