Caraway Cookware Review – We Gave It a Hands On Test

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True Non-Stick Pans That Look as Good as They Perform If you’ve been suffering through tough clean-ups and ugly pans on your mission to stay PTFE-free, then Caraway is here to reward you. These gorgeous ceramic pans are 100% chemical and PTFE-free but function as well (dare I say, better!?) than Teflon pans. The cooking … Read more

Induction Cooktop Problems: Causes and Solutions

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Induction cooking is a simple and efficient process. But when something goes wrong with your induction cooktop, all the simplicity you love about it suddenly goes out the window. And, as it turns out, these intelligent machines are more complicated than they look. In this article, we’ll look at some common induction cooktop problems like … Read more

How Does Induction Cooking Work? What Is It and What Are the Benefits?

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Induction cooking has a reputation for being easier, more efficient, and quicker than other cooking methods. Yet only about 1% of American households have an induction cooktop in the kitchen, according to the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers. Is this lack of popularity a reflection of how well induction cooktops actually work? Or simply a … Read more

The Best Pans for Induction Cooktop Cooking – Our Top 9 Picks

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You just invested in a high-tech induction cooktop, and you’re ready to find out how these modern marvels help make cooking easier. But that excitement quickly comes to a halt when you realize your pots and pans aren’t induction cooktop compatible — induction cookers use magnetic fields instead of flames or centralized metal coils to … Read more

How Much Does A Pint of Blueberries Weigh

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Weight and measurement conversions in cooking can make you wish all recipes use the metric system. It can even get confusing when you’re dealing with fruits like berries. We did the math, so you don’t have to. Read on for help with figuring out how much does a pint of blueberries weigh. How Much Does … Read more

32 Kitchen Gift Ideas For Moms, Dads, Home Cooks and Chefs!

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Finding the right gift for people in your life is always a challenge. Unless that person happens to be a home cook, in that case, the options are endless! Which, of course, brings about a whole new challenge. To help you find the right gift for the chef in your life, we’ve tracked down the … Read more

The Ultimate Cast Iron Skillet Care Guide

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Cast iron is the ultimate cooking material. It won’t break, is naturally nonstick, and holds heat like nothing else. But cast iron cookware also requires particular care to keep it in pristine condition. This last fact keeps most people from using and enjoying their cast iron skillets and pans. If you’re uncertain about cast iron … Read more

Misen Dutch Oven Review

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Long-Lasting, Uber-Functional Dutch Oven that Costs Less If you’ve dreamed of adding a Dutch oven to your collection but balk at the price of the heritage brands and refuse to settle for lower quality, we’ve found your answer. The Misen Dutch Oven is made with the same quality and durability as those outrageously expensive pots … Read more

Misen Knives Review – Our Hands On Test

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Beautiful, Premium Feel Knives That Get the Job Done Misen knives promise premiere results at half the price of the competition. I took their Essentials Set for a test drive to determine how well they lived up to the claim. The difference in craftsmanship and quality of these knives compared to bargain-priced alternatives was immediately … Read more

How to Clean Stainless Steel Pans – 13 Ways That Work

Stainless steel pans are the preferred cookware of many professional chefs due to the material’s unparalleled durability. But that doesn’t mean you can’t easily blemish or burn a stainless steel pain. Even some of the pros are guilty of this. Luckily, if you burn food onto a stainless steel pan or scorch the bottom, there … Read more

MAGICCOS FP406 14 Cup Food Processor Review

MAGICCOS FP406 14 Cup Food Processor

Powerful Large Capacity Food Processor That Can Do It All The Magiccos 14 Cup Food Processor is a dozen highly useful tools in one powerful machine. Not only can this processor chop food in the blink of an eye, but it can dice, slice, grate, mash, whisk, and more. With multiple accessories and an intelligent … Read more

Buydeem DT6404-Slice Toaster Review

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Funky Vintage Toaster that Performs Like a Modern Marvel The Buydeem 4-Slice Toaster dares to ask the question, can a toaster be cool? This toaster, I dare to say, is freakishly cool. And all while being highly functional and a joy to use. With four extra-wide slots and seven heating options, getting the perfect piece … Read more

FoodSaver VS7850 Vacuum Sealer Hands-On Review

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Countertop-Friendly, Commercial-Grade Food Vacuum Sealer that Keeps Food Fresh 5 Times Longer  Buying food in bulk can give you more savings, but since fresh produce and meat are perishable and have a limited shelf life, you’re also increasing your chances of wasting tons of food. And, to be honest, you’re not really saving money if … Read more

360 Cookware Slow Cooker Review – Hands On Test

360 Cookware Slow Cooker

Versatile Slow Cooker with Many Unique Talents The 360 Cookware Slow Cooker combines function with ease of use to give you more cooking options while taking up less space in your cupboards.  At the heart of this smart cooking system is a heating base with four adjustable heat settings. This base is compatible with most … Read more

360 Cookware Review – Our Hands On Test

360 Cookware

Exceptional Cookware that Is Healthier for You and the Planet 360 Cookware doesn’t just make pots and pans. They deliver a brand new cooking experience. These high-performance utensils allow you to cook without added oil or water—or not! Confused? I was too. But trust me, it is worth getting to know this cookware. I had … Read more

Uno Casa Cast Iron Skillet Set Review

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Classic Cast Iron Cookware Built to Last While Costing Less Uno Casa’s cast iron skillet set is made for true cast iron lovers. This set won’t cost you anywhere near what those products made by other small companies do. But, given how durable and functional they are, you would never guess they carry such a … Read more

Proclamation Duo Cookware Review

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Reduce the clutter in your cupboards without restricting your cooking options. If you’ve never had nice pans, using something as beautiful and well-made as the Proclamation Duo cookware set can be a little intimidating. At least, that’s how I felt when I received these pans to review. But any reservations I had were quickly dismissed … Read more

Epoxy Resin Countertops – The Complete Guide

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Are you looking for a cheap but effective way to refinish your outdated bathroom or kitchen countertops? Or maybe you have stained or worn laminate that you would love to cover up instead of replacing. Epoxy resin is a great option for restoring old, dated kitchen and bathroom countertops and even some types of flooring. … Read more

What Causes Low Hot Water Pressure and How to Fix It

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Low hot water pressure in your home is not only an inconvenience, but it can actually signal something is wrong with your water systems. Left alone, it could turn into a serious issue that may cost a lot of money to fix. That is why you need to get low hot water pressure sorted out … Read more

10 Tips For Waterproofing Your Cabinets

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You probably know that waterproofing your kitchen cabinets is an essential step in protecting your new investment and avoiding mold in your home. From kitchen to bathroom, any cabinet will benefit from this process. But did you know that it’s also simple and easy on your wallet? Read on for some great ideas to waterproof … Read more