Food & Nutrition

The Only Types of Cookware You Should Use

Copper Lisovskaya Natalia/Shutterstock Copper cookware not only conducts heat well, but it’s also attractive, durable, and free of harmful chemicals. Just steer clear if you have Wilson’s disease, a rare inherited disorder. “People who have Wilson’s disease should avoid copper, a disease in which people cannot metabolize dietary copper, and consequently, it can accumulate in […]

Food & Nutrition

11 Surprising Things You Wouldn’t Think to Grill—But Should

Food Spice up your next barbecue by tossing something unexpected—unexpectedly delicious, that is—on the fire. Gem lettuce Geo-grafika/Shutterstock “Grilling is the best way to prepare food because it highlights the simplicity and versatility of the product,” notes Casey Burchfield, Chef de Cuisine, Linger Longer Steakhouse at The Ritz-Carlton, Reynolds, Lake Oconee in Georgia. “The food […]


10 Things You Should Never Say to a Widow

Relationships It’s easy to blurt out the wrong thing when trying to comfort a mourner. Whatever you do, avoid these awkward, even hurtful phrases. Don’t say: “Everything happens for a reason” Nicole Fornabaio/, iStock/lutavia This phrase won’t help someone who’s lost his or her life partner feel any better. “Among the most annoying of platitudes […]