Melanie Pinola

US Author

Melanie Pinola

Contributing Writer

Defrost Frozen Meat Faster With a Hot Water Bath

Defrost Frozen Meat Faster With a Hot Water Bath

Buying meat when it’s on sale and then freezing it for when you need it is great…in theory. In practice, it’s difficult (some might even say impossible) to remember to thaw frozen meat ahead of time. The recommended method — thawing frozen meat overnight in the fridge — can take…

Five Exercises You Can Do While Brushing Your Teeth

Five Exercises You Can Do While Brushing Your Teeth

You spend two minutes in the morning and two at night brushing your teeth. Instead of just standing around, make even better use of that time by incorporating a few simple movements for balance, flexibility and strength. It’s a super-easy way to introduce some regular exercise into your daily routine,…