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If This Fridge Could Talk

Claudia Zelevansky | Posted 03.04.2016 | Women
Claudia Zelevansky

My refrigerator died recently. It was sudden, but not surprising. Although I was never sure of her exact age, she had to be over 10, and thus based on the life expectancy of mid-range appliances, quite elderly. Until she passed, she never gave me a moment's worry.

5 Items You Should Have In Your Kitchen By Your 30s

Vogue | Posted 02.09.2017 | Taste

As you edge closer to 30, you should start getting your house in check, especially when it comes to matters of the kitchen. Exploring domesticity just before you hit the big 3-0 can be exciting, liberating even.

5 Ways You're Using Your Toaster Wrong

The Huffington Post | Lynn Andriani | Posted 12.22.2015 | OWN

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8 Things You Can Make In A Rice Cooker That Aren't Rice

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 12.03.2015 | Taste

Rice cookers are much more versatile than the name lets on. Whether you're a rogue chef experimenting with new kitchen tools or a college student look...

The Single Most Important Kitchen Tool

Josh Moses | Posted 10.20.2016 | Taste
Josh Moses

To cook well, you need three things: fresh ingredients, simple techniques, and a few, high quality tools. Having the right equipment makes doing the job that much better. Be it a well seasoned pan or a casserole dish that's been passed down, great kitchenware makes cooking a joy.

5 Things You Can Do With Your Slow Cooker That Don't Involve Food

Supercompressor | Posted 08.26.2016 | HuffPost Home

By: Joe McGauley Credit: Cole Saladino/Supercompressor You already have a deep appreciation for your slow cooker (usually called by the name of the...

How KitchenAid Designs the Kitchen of the Future

Matthew Robinson | Posted 08.22.2015 | Business
Matthew Robinson

In just over a month, the popular design conference, Dwell on Design, will be held in New York City. While we won't be able to attend, we were able to...

11 Foods You Can Make In Unexpected Household Appliances

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | LaToya Monah | Posted 05.06.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Cooking for one or two? Step away from the stove and give your other household appliances some attention when making ...

The Coolest Vegetable Peeler In The World

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 03.02.2015 | Taste

And you won't believe how cheap it is.

The Nessie Ladle Is The Most Adorable Kitchen Appliance Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 01.21.2015 | Taste

And it's only January.

WTF Is A Self-Cleaning Oven, Anyway?

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 12.03.2014 | HuffPost Home

Unless you've mastered the clean-as-you-go approach to hosting, the aftermath of a dinner party can feel a lot like the hangover that comes with it --...

What Really Happens To Leftover Food In Your Dishwasher?

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 09.25.2014 | HuffPost Home

File this under the more you know. Thanks to the geniuses who put a GoPro camera inside a dishwasher, we now know the magic that happens when we he...

10 Bright & Easy Kitchen Accessory Projects

Redesign Revolution | Posted 11.22.2014 | HuffPost Home
Redesign Revolution

Through trial and error, DIYs have given people opportunities to make meaningful gifts for loved ones, beauty products and much more. But who knew you could remodel an entire room?

The Most Ridiculous Kitchen Appliances We Secretly Want

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 06.26.2014 | Taste

Chocolate fountains for everyone!

So, This Is What Really Goes On Inside A Dishwasher

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 06.04.2014 | HuffPost Home

Behind a closed door, a Go-Pro camera captured the mysterious mechanics of Mr. Clean's biggest foe: the dishwasher. In this pristine Hero 3 Go-Pro...

Counter Attack: Say Goodbye to Counter Space

Gary M. Kaye | Posted 07.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Gary M. Kaye

Even in homes with big kitchens, open counter space is under siege. Increasingly it's European manufacturers who are trying to get their shiny stainless steel appliances in front of you. And it's not just your counter.

How to Cook in a Microwave: The 'Best' Advice from Bon Appétit, 1978-1982

Bon Appetit | Posted 05.24.2014 | Taste
Bon Appetit

Julia Kramer The microwave is dying, reported Quartz last month, citing the 40 percent drop in sales of the appliance since 2000. Well, here's som...

I See What You're Saying

EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 04.20.2014 | Denver
EllynAnne Geisel

I recently received an email from a company seeking my business. The message contained so many symbols, it appeared more a drawing upon a cave dwellin...

The Friends I Keep In My Basement

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 04.08.2014 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

We all have appliances we were so excited about at the time, but don't use anymore, right?  Some sit on the kitchen counter for a while as appliance architecture, before they are banished to the graveyard. Some have never been used.

'Downton Abbey' Mixes It Up

EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 03.11.2014 | Denver
EllynAnne Geisel

As I was scraping minuets of crust to the fork's tines so as not to leave a crumb on the plate, Daisy of Downton was unboxing an electrical hand mixer.

The Most Pretentious Ways To Make Coffee At Home

Posted 09.26.2013 | Taste

Because apparently some people are okay with spending their life savings on a single kitchen appliance.

Nutritionists' Favorite Healthy Kitchen Gadgets

Katherine Brooking | Posted 08.31.2013 | Healthy Living
Katherine Brooking

When it comes to making fast, healthy, and delicious meals, even top nutritionists can use a little bit of help in the kitchen. I asked some of my favorite registered dietitian foodies to share their top kitchen gadget picks.

WATCH: How A Blender Really Works

Posted 10.07.2013 | Taste

These slow motion graphics are amazing.

Unclutter Your Life: Clearing the Kitchen Counter of Unnecessary Small Appliances

Vanessa Jubis | Posted 02.22.2013 | HuffPost Home
Vanessa Jubis

You can never have too much counter space.

No Need For A Major Kitchen Remodel With These Tips

Steve Ash | Posted 12.04.2012 | HuffPost Home
Steve Ash

Giving your kitchen a fresh new look doesn't have to cost you thousands of dollars.