About Emily Monaco

Emily Monaco is a food and culture writer based in Paris. Her work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the BBC, Vice, and EatingWell, among others. You can find her on Twitter @Emily_in_France and on Instagram @Emily_in_France.

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Image of a graphic banner with an orange background and four of the best ceramic cookware brands
May 6, 2024
Here’s the best ceramic cookware sets, reviewed and tested by Chef Laura Klein, who’s tested non toxic cookware for 10 years for durability and more.
Image of up close of Cheerios which contain glyphosate, so we recommend some healthy Cheerios alternatives.
April 13, 2024
How can you pick a healthy cereal for your family when so-called GMO-free options are tainted with glyphosate? Here's our guide to help you.
Image of a cast iron skillet with two eggs cooking sunny side up on a worn wooden surface. Learn how to keep eggs from sticking from any pan, fish too, by reading this article and learning the best tips and tricks.
April 4, 2024
It's no secret that nonstick pans emit toxic chemicals when heated, but the alternative always seems to be fish or eggs that stick. Here's another solution.
Image of a visually exciting piece of art featuring a white sculpture of a brain with half of it covered in colorful paint that appears to run off into a cool design. This is a visual representation of the connection of mental fitness and Alzheimer's prevention.
March 30, 2024
Alzheimer’s Prevention — take action with 5 science-backed strategies. Plus experts reveal new research connecting mental wellness and Alzheimer’s.
Image of 3 pans (carbon steel, cast iron, and stainless steel) in a graphic with a bright, blurred kitchen in the background showcasing the difference between carbon steel vs stainless steel vs cast iron)
March 8, 2024
Carbon steel vs stainless steel vs cast iron — which one is best? Our chef guides you through the pros and cons of each cookware material after 10 years of testing.
Image of broccoli head which contains sulforaphane, which are powerful broccoli sprouts benefits
February 24, 2024
These potent broccoli sprouts benefits seem too good to be true…anti-inflammatory, support for immune and gut health, to name a few. Find out how to maximize these amazing benefits in your next meal.
image of a whole turkey in a roasting pan. What are the pros and cons of brining a thanksgiving turkey?
November 17, 2023
Considering brining a turkey this holiday season? First consider the surprising pros and cons and see if you are up for the challenge of brining your holiday turkey.
Image of a cooked turkey on a cutting board and someone slicing into it. More people are choosing heritage turkeys for their Thanksgiving meals.
November 17, 2023
A heritage turkey may be a bit more expensive, but it’s also tastier, more sustainable, and healthier. Here are 5 reasons to choose a heritage turkey this holiday.
Image of a cocktail tumbler with gold accents and with squeeze of grapefruit on the rim with a rosemary sprig in the glass. sprigs of rosemary are scattered around, and there is a cut grapefruit in the background, along with a non-alcoholic spirits decanter.
September 15, 2023
Make easy mocktails at home for the ultimate booze-free cocktail hour. These alcohol-free botanicals make delicious mocktails an attainable at-home luxury.
image of three glass storage containers full of plant-based meal prep showing that diet culture, even in regards to clean eating can be toxic via Organic Authority
July 28, 2023
Diet culture is toxic. Dr. Will Cole, functional medicine expert guides us away from the latest wellness fads in favor of a more intuitive approach to wellness.