• I Went Shopping at Aldi with My Mom - Here's What I Learned and What We Bought - Shopping

    2 monthes ago - By The Kitchn

    When I was growing up, my mom was the family chef. But she also had a full-time job, so my brother and I were raised on a Midwestern diet of meatloaf, spaghetti and meatballs, and the popular Pittsburgh Sunday dinner, City Chicken and mashed potatoes.
    However, after my parents became empty-nesters and retirees, they became total food obsessives. The DVR at my parents' house was literally filled with cooking programs starring Alton Brown, Mary Ann Esposito, Lidia Bastianich, barbecue pitmaster Aaron Franklin, or my dad's absolute favorite, episodes of America's Test Kitchen. It was not...
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