Food 7 foods you wouldn't think are great on the grill (but really are)
Top tips for cooking baby back ribs with a smoker, grill or oven
Don’t have a grill? No problem. Oven-baked ribs may not have the same smoky flavor, but they can be just as tender. Video: Ripen an avocado in 10 minutes: Time-saving tips for your barbecue (TODAY) Your browser does not support this video Giada's Baby Back Ribs with Spicy Plum Barbecue Sauce by Giada De LaurentiisWhether you're cooking just a half rack or several at a time, the cooking time will be the same as long as the racks are in a single layer on your grill or in your oven. Ribs should be placed on the grill or in an oven meat-side up.
- Experts say a parents' divorce is challenging, even if you're an adult.
- Even if you're a mature adult, your parents' marriage can feel like a security blanket.
- Talk to your divorced parents about your feelings to avoid lasting emotional damage.
Philanthropists, public health advocates, and businesspeople Bill and Melinda GatesMonday that they are splitting up after 27 years of marriage.
Their three children are adults - Phoebe, 18, Rory, 21, and Jeniffer, 25 - but that doesn't mean their parents' divorce won't be challenging, experts say.
The Le Creuset Grill Pan That’s a ‘Big Improvement Over a Regular Fry Pan’ Is Just $100 Today
“It works like a charm.”
People may assume that divorced parents' adult kids are better able to handle a split than young kids, but, a relationships therapist in New York City, said a parents' divorce after a long-term marriage, no matter what age, is upsetting and challenging.
"I think there's an element of shock and surprise for kids of any age," Sussman told Insider.
Although a parents' divorce may be painful, Sussman said there are steps you can take to navigate your way through the experience.
Even if y0u're a mature adult, a parental divorce is shocking
Sussman said it's OK for us all to admit to ourselves that, even as mature adults, the world is a scary, hard place, and sometimes you may rely on your family unit - and your parents' marriage - for a sense of security.
The Cuisinart Grill Brush That Cleans Grates ‘in a Matter of Seconds’ Is Only $7 on Amazon Right Now
Get the customer-loved grill accessory for 53% off. The grill brush is made from durable stainless steel that scrubs off stubborn food particles without rusting or wearing down over time. The stainless steel bristles are woven at opposite angles into three rows of aluminum coils to get in between each grate without breaking the wires into the grill pan. It also comes with a stainless steel scraper at the end of the brush that's designed to remove tough residue. It's 16.5 inches long, so you can easily reach the back of the grates while keeping your hand away from the hot grill.
In adulthood, we get jobs, pay bills, and create our own schedules, but when you're with your parents, you can revert back to being a child; being looked-after.
"There's a dynamic with even adults that when they're with their parents, they can feel a little childlike and they want to be cared for by their parents," Sussman said.
But a parentalcan leave you feeling unstable.
"It feels like that last security blanket is being ripped out from under them," Sussman said.
Ways to cope when your parents get a divorce
It is shocking, but there are ways to recover and adapt, according to Sussman.
Sussman said clients she sees in her practice go through different stages of emotions: shock, sadness, anger, and acceptance. She advises people to articulate these feelings to their parents in the moment, to avoid lasting.
Sussman also recommended going to a therapist who will provide an outlet to discuss your feelings, and creating a support system of friends.
A parental divorce can also lead to resiliency. If your parents had an amicable divorce and left the marriage in a happier, better place, Sussman said it may help you to navigate your own relationships and potential breakups in the future.
If you're parents had a nasty, Sussman said, that doesn't mean it has to be a weight you will carry for the rest of your life.
"Maybe aspects of your life are changing, but that doesn't mean you can't still have a great life and a great relationship with both parents."
How to grill vegetables: Expert tips for grilling asparagus, eggplant and beyond .
While you may be used to grilling kebabs, there are so many more vegetables that deserve a spot on the grill.While many home grillers may be well-versed in the art of grilling kebabs or regulars like zucchini or asparagus, there are so many more vegetables that belong on the grill. To help broaden our horizons and nail down the basics, TODAY Food spoke to Ann Ziata, chef instructor at the Institute of Culinary Education about her top grilling techniques.