How long do avocados last?

Bunch of green avocados

So you’ve bought a bunch of avocados, and got some leftovers. A few whole ones and a cut-up half that didn’t quite make it to the salad. You don’t have anything planned for them yet, but you sure as hell don’t want them to go to waste. Time to learn about proper storage and shelf … Read more

How Long Does Watermelon Last?

Watermelons in sunshine

There’s nothing better than eating a chilled watermelon on a sweltering summer afternoon. Or drinking a watermelon-infused glass of water if that’s your preference. While you probably love watermelon, it’s still entirely possible to buy too much of it. If this fruit goes on a sale, some of us go way overboard and buy 2 … Read more

How Long Do Lemons Last?

Bunch of lemons and lemon halves

Let me share a secret with you. I don’t use lemons that often. I usually need them only once or twice a month. And it’s not like I have everything planned and buy exactly as many fruits as I need. If you share the sentiment, you surely want to know how long do lemons last … Read more

How long do blueberries last?


Blueberries are a delicious fruit that’s usually available fresh for only a few months every year. Berries require no preparation besides rinsing and work well in all kinds of dishes like fruit salads or even baked goods. In this article we talk about choosing the best berries and how to store them. We also go … Read more

How long do apples last?

Bowl of apples

Apples are probably the most popular fruits in the world. Most of us eat them regularly, but not everyone knows how to store them so they last as long as possible. In this article, we will discuss storage, shelf life and spoilage of apples. How to store apples? There isn’t one recommended place to store … Read more

How long does applesauce last?

Applesauce with cinnamon

If you’ve found a jar or two of applesauce sitting in your pantry for a year or two and wonder if it’s still good, you’re in the right place. While, obviously, applesauce has a shelf life, it often lasts much longer than it says on the label. It all depends on how it has been … Read more