Simple trick to buying perfectly ripe avocados. For a perfectly ripe avocado, start with these tips: First, find a good candidate by selecting avocados that are a very dark green without any obvious indents or smooshy parts. It should be heavy and firm.
These Life Hacks Will Get You Through This Disgustingly Hot Summer. Some of these can work for more than what is pictured. For example, the Vodka bottle. You could more than likely use that trick with any other beverage.
It’s sometimes hard to know when food needs to be tossed, or when it’s perfectly safe to salvage. Real Simple Magazine de-mystified the process with this handy chart, which incorporates advice from the USDA, food scientists, and food manufacturers.