12 Home Hacks for Your Microwave
With kitchen space a minimum in small, cool homes, many are debating even keeping their microwaves. But we think that you ought to first realize just what a multi-functional appliance your microwave is before you decide to Freecycle it.
NEVER Put These 5 Things in the Microwave!
The microwave is a very common, and often used, kitchen appliance. It's a great tool for heating up last night's dinner or a quick "2-minute meal". However, the microwave ovens we know today are descended from the radar boxes of the Second World War. Invented by Percy L.
Who’d Think These Delectable Meals Were Made in a Microwave?
I always thought the microwave was an appliance for thawing frozen goods or warming up leftovers. Then I discovered microwave recipes! You can make breakfast, lunch, dinner and even dessert in a fraction of the time, and still eat a nutritious, delicious meal.
WATCH: 10 Microwave Tips You've Never Heard Of
A microwave is an incredibly handy appliance to have around the home, but are you really getting the most out of yours? I bet you've never heard of these 10 tips - you can do everything from taking lumps out of sugar, to liquidizing crystallized honey!
You Can Make these Tasty Chips Using Just a Microwave!
Not now that I know how easy it is to make the crispiest chips using my microwave and only two minutes of preparation. The wonderful thing about this simple base recipe is that once you know it, you can add any flavors you wish.
Cooking Mistakes: Keep These Foods Out of the Microwave!
While popping some leftovers in the microwave might seem easy, the truth is that you might actually be damaging your health by microwaving and consuming certain foods. In many instances, it's preferential to heat up leftovers conventionally, in other words using an oven or stove.
The 15 Microwave Tips That Everyone Should Be Told About
Most people purchase a microwave to reheat meals or thaw frozen food, but this compact appliance has numerous other uses. You can use your microwave for all sorts of household tricks and cooking cheats.
10 Delicious Microwave Hacks That Will Make Cooking Easier
Your microwave has a few more tricks up its sleeve! These 10 new hacks will unlock your microwave’s hidden potential and teach you to make your own herb mixes, as well as quick dulce de leche and other quick and easy dishes.
The Secret to REALLY Cleaning Your Microwave in 3 Minutes
There's no denying that the microwave is a time-saving appliance, but one of the worst chores is having to clean it out. And while you may be able to heat a meal in three minutes, removing spills, stains and odors may take you well over an hour.
Pay Attention to How Your Microwave Could Be Harming You
One of the most effective ways to prevent chemicals from plastic seeping into your food is to avoid microwaving food in plastic containers. While we know not to microwave aluminum due to the risk of fire, most people typically think twice about putting plastic in there.
6 Tasty Cakes You Can Make with Just a Mug and a Microwave
These microwave-able mug cakes are so easy to create, and make for delicious desserts or snacks you can enjoy time and time again. Try them for yourself! 1.
21 Sizzling Hot Microwave Tips To Improve Your Life
Microwave ovens provide us with quick alternative solutions to heat up our meals, but they're also responsible for a wide assortment of functions you might not believe. This helpful microwave guide will show you 21 interesting tips that will actually make your life a bit simpler.
We Bet You Don't Know Just How Useful Your Microwave Is
A microwave is a very advanced piece of technology that many of us happen to have our in our kitchen, but did you know that it has many more practical applications in addition to its defrosting and cooking abilities?
12 Foods We Bet You Didn't Know Could be Microwaved
Do you think that your microwave is only good for heating frozen dinners? If so, you’re sorely mistaken. Use the following microwave hacks to soften sugar, froth milk, whip up some French toast, and more! 1.
Recipe: This Bread Takes Only 4 Minutes to Bake!
This microwave bread is light, airy, and delicious. And the best part - super easy to make and only takes 4 minutes to cook!
Guide: Which Method is Safer? A Look at How to Thaw Your Meat
Cons: One of the issues with this method of thawing is that it requires more attention than microwave or fridge thawing. If you leave the meat to thaw in a tub of water, the water would need to be changed.
The Best Way to Cook Fish and Maintain Its Healthiness
Microwaving Preparing fish in the microwave allows us to reduce the time we invest in it, so many people choose this method. When microwaving, oil is usually unnecessary, all you need is a microwave-safe plate. How does it affect the fish?
Here's How to Properly Kill Germs on Your Kitchen Sponge
The Microwave Method Place a saturated sponge in the microwave and cook it for a full minute. Then let it cool before removing it from the microwave. This method has been found to remove around 99.9% of bad germs. [related_articles] 3.
I Never Knew That These Convenience Foods Are So Unhealthy
From peaches drenched in syrup, to dinners that you shove in the microwave all too often, here are the worst pre-packaged foods you can buy, and why you should avoid them: 1.
Discover How to Reheat Leftovers in an Ideal Way
Pork chops (thin) : Reheat them in your microwave. Pulled pork : Reheat it in your microwave. Ribs : Wrap them up in aluminum foil and reheat them in your oven between 300°F (150°C) and 350°F (175°C). Braised meats : Cover with foil and reheat in a 350°F (175°C) oven.
Want Fresh Home-Made Mozzarella? Here's How to Make It!
Ingredients: Makes 450g (1lb) 1¼ cup of water 1 gallon 2% or whole milk (4 liters) 1½ teaspoon citric acid 1 teaspoon kosher salt ¼ teaspoon liquid rennet Equipment needed: Large non-reactive pot Measuring cups and spoons Thermometer Slotted spoon Microwaveable bowl Large knife (or something similar
10 Common Items in Your Kitchen Damaging Your Health
Microwave Microwave ovens are known to leak radiation, albeit at very low levels - so low that both the FDA and scientists believe them to be harmless. Nevertheless, microwave radiation has still been a cause of concern for some, with a few believing that it can cause cancer and infertility.
Cookie Cutter Fudge Is a Tasty Gift to Give This Christmas
Using a four-cup microwavable measuring cup or bowl, mix the chocolate chips, peanut butter, chips, milk, and butter. Microwave the mixture on a high setting, leaving it uncovered, for 1-2 minutes. Make sure to stop the microwave every 30 seconds and stir the mixture. 3. Stir in the vanilla. 4.
33 Mistakes That Shorten the Life Span of Your Appliances
Microwaves Get the most of your microwave with these tips: • If heating lightweight products put a glass of water in the microwave as well. The water will absorb some of the microwave radiation which should provide better results. • Be sure not to block your microwave's ventilation grilles.