FitCoupleCooks On Healthy Eating, Meal Prep And Macros

steph and AB of fitcouplecooks

When I first discovered FitCoupleCooks on YouTube, I thought “I have found my people.” There aren’t too many meal preppers out there who can teach cooking and meal prep without scaring people off, but their 300k subscribers speak for themselves. Aside from the fact that they’re entertaining as hell to watch, I adore Adam “AB” and Stephanie of FitCoupleCooks because …

9 DIY Sauces, Marinades & Glazes For Tasty, Fast Cooking

sriracha sauce on a table

True story, my mom used to put HONEY on lettuce to get me to eat it. We called it a salad, but it was literally just a few sweet, sticky lettuce leaves. But the lesson there is that putting stuff (like sauces, marinades and glazes) on food can make it taste better or different. The problem? It’s just another step to …

Beat Food Boredom Forever With 3 Easy Ways To Switch Up Your Cooking

Food is a lot like music. Hearing the same songs over and over and over again gets boring to a point where it almost hurts your brain. Have you ever had the distinct pleasure of listening to a Top 40 radio station for more than two hours? It mind-numbingly repetitive. After hearing Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” for the fourth time, that’s …

How To Avoid “Netflix Syndrome” When Choosing A Recipe

It’s 10:05 pm on a Sunday, and I’m scrambling to wind down for the night. Normally, that doesn’t involve writing. It’s usually just me spending 45 minutes scrolling through shows and movies on Netflix so I can spend 30 minutes watching something before drifting off to sleep. Netflix is not a chill experience for me at all, to be honest. …

Minimalist Kitchen Equipment: Everything You Need (And What You Don’t)

waffle maker next to a plate with waffles and waffle batter on a white counter

When I moved into my first apartment after college, my mom and I made one epic trip to Ikea to pick up life essentials. I’m talking about a bed frame, a night stand, some shelves and of course, kitchen equipment. Kitchen stuff is something you don’t start to accumulate until you’ve graduated college. Up until then, you’re using what’s already at …

How I Cooked 11 Meals For $60 In One Week

Recently I’ve been cooking A LOT and so far, it’s changing my life for the better in ways I didn’t think it would. First of all, I enjoy it so much that I want to challenge myself. That’s why this week, I took it up a notch and cooked as many meals as possible on the nights I wasn’t hanging out with friends. …

15 Foolproof Ways To Use Up Greens Before They Go Bad

scrambled eggs on toast with kale

There’s nothing worse than seeing a bunch of limp greens in your fridge after a busy week when you didn’t have time to cook. You had good intentions. You actually went out and bought a bag of spinach. But instead of making beautiful leafy salads like you planned, it just sat in your fridge, forgotten. RIP spinach. Just because your …