Men Do Silly Stuff to Impress People: Baking a Cake With a Muscle Stimulator

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Watch those two dudes trying to mix ingredients and bake while their arms muscles are stimulated by an electric machine.

How Cooking Can Change Your Life

Cooking can change your life

Why we should eat everything we want. But cook it ourselves.

Why Food Traditions Matter: A Story Told In Dumplings


Amy Butcher relates how entire relationships can pivot around something as simple as sticky dough.

One Man’s Deeply, Deeply Personal Year in Review

#11 Get rubber duckie collection to 300. Fail. Only got to 250.

JJ Vincent reflects on 2013 and the things he didn’t accomplish.

8 Reasons You Need a Slow-Cooker This Season


Jarad Dewing tells you why you can’t live without a crockpot this holiday season.

Breaking the Stereotype That Reading isn’t Manly

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Nicolas Gremion asserts that if we could make the culinary arts cool for men, then we can make reading cool, too.

5 Ways to be Alternative

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Gint Aras believes it’s easy to be cool. But alternative? That’s a bit more challenging.

Two Men with Gravy Changed Me Forever

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Two men have forever changed the food on Molly Thompson’s holiday table and her traditions for preparing it.

Cooking for Dad

Dad Berry

Colin Berry watches his father age, and steps in to help feed him.

A Man’s Place is in the Kitchen

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A man who cooks becomes a permanent part of his children’s lives.

My Lightbulb Moment: The Genders & Cooking


In the exasperated moment when that, yes, admittedly sexist, sentence came out of my mouth, everything changed for me.

Empowering Kids in the Kitchen: Kid-Safe Tortilla Grilled Cheese


Here is an easy recipe for kids to get involved in preparing their lunch. What other recipes you and your kids would like to see?

When the Grill Used to Be The Man-Zone

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JJ Vincent looks at outdated stereotypes in advertising: Pretty food in the kitchen? A woman is cooking it. Junk food, sloppy food, on the grill? Chances are a man suddenly appears.

City Boy, Country Boy and the Creepy Crawlies In My Food

Corn Worm photo by NeoGaboX

JJ Vincent learns an important lesson about fresh farm produce “Me no like corn worms.”

There Is No Macho Way to Eat a Cupcake


JJ Vincent has some words of advice–and warning—for those who both love and fear cupcakes.

My Mother-in-Law Rejects What I Cook


Cully Perlman shares his desperate attempt to break his Korean mother-in-law of her old-school eating habits. (You’ll be hungry after reading this.)