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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.

You Can Buy a Nespresso Machine for 20 Percent Off Today

Brew coffee shop quality espresso at home with this popular machine.

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.

8 Little Luxuries to Update Your Kitchen

No matter what your kitchen’s style, these unique accents will add a splash of character to your cooking space.

Real Simple’s Most Popular Slow-Cooker Recipes on Pinterest    

What could be better in these dreary winter months than a hot meal that’s ready the second you walk in the door? These 20 recipes for your slow-cooker are the favorites of our fans on Pinterest.