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Kill Your Microwave: How and Why I Got Rid of Mine

Matt Frazier | Posted 12.09.2014 | Taste
Matt Frazier

Just as I used to think, "I'd really like to be vegan, but I could never make it work," I figured microwave-free living would be impossible, or at least unbearable. That is, until I spent the weekend with a friend and saw that he made it work, as if it was no big deal at all.

For The Love Of God, Don't Put Your iPhone In The Microwave

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 09.19.2014 | Technology

There's a hoax going around the Internet instructing people to put their iPhone in a microwave in order to charge it. Let us be very clear here: Do...

The USB Desktop Microwave Is The Greatest Terrible Idea Ever

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 08.27.2014 | Taste

The future is now folks -- and it stinks.

20 Things You Should Do With a Chocolate Chip Cookie

Spoon University | Posted 10.04.2014 | Taste
Spoon University

National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day only rolls around once a year (though there's really never a reason not to eat one any other day of the year), but food holidays call for a mandatory inhalation of said food.

13 Things You Should Never Put In The Microwave

The Huffington post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 06.13.2014 | Taste

Careful, you could start a fire.

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...

Taste Test: 5 Best Instant Mac And Cheeses

Spoon University | Posted 05.11.2014 | Taste
Spoon University

According to college students, obviously.

3 Ways to Great Chicken Stock - Easy, Lazy and Fast

Anne Maxfield | Posted 05.07.2014 | Taste
Anne Maxfield

Since the Accidental Locavore has been living in a cold and snowy climate (like most of us, I know), there's been a lot of soup-making going on. To ma...

Revealed: Why Does Tomato Sauce Explode in the Microwave? (Video)

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 04.15.2014 | Science
Jon Hotchkiss

It's times like this I wish I had a much taller dog. If you put a cup of water into the microwave to heat it up, it generally does not explode. That...

The Ultimate Buttered Microwave Popcorn Taste Test

The Daily Meal | Posted 02.02.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

There are very few requirements for a movie night: take-out, comfy pants and a tub of gratuitous popcorn.

Best Popcorn Method: Revealed (VIDEO)

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 04.01.2014 | Home
Jon Hotchkiss

The worst movie I've ever seen in a theater is District 9. How clever. How "ironic." What a commentary on humanity. A South-African culture many ye...

Microwaving Candy: What Your Favorite Candy Looks Like Melted to Oblivion

Foodbeast | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Foodbeast

Similar to reverse rocket science, the crew gathered all the candy in the office -- from Skittles to Reese's Peanut Butter Cups -- and wondered what would happen if we pulverized them in the microwave.

Because We Hate Ourselves, We Taste-Tested 9 Microwave Dinners. In a row.

Thrillist | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

Microwave dinners ranked from tasty to shouldn't-even-be-eaten-by-a-super-Hungry-Man.

5 Things You Didn't Know You Could Make in the Microwave

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.07.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

You may want to give your microwave a second look.

Taste Test: The Best All-Natural Frozen Football Snacks

The Huffington Post | Kristen Aiken | Posted 10.25.2013 | Taste

Which snacks scored a touchdown and which ones were sacked?

How to Make Genius Microwaved Eggplant

Food52 | Posted 09.16.2013 | Taste
Food52

We'd like to make an announcement: You can cook eggplant in the microwave -- and you should.

The Simplicity of Stovetop Popcorn

Jeffrey de Picciotto | Posted 06.15.2013 | Taste
Jeffrey de Picciotto

Once you try popping corn on the stovetop, you'll never go back to the microwave.

Easy Homemade Yogurt With Bananas Foster

Kathy Carter Woods | Posted 03.30.2013 | Taste
Kathy Carter Woods

I'd been wanting to make homemade yogurt for years. After much trial and error, I finally figured it out and found the perfect recipe for me: a small batch of unsweetened yogurt.

Why The Best Diet Is No Diet

Zester Daily | Posted 03.18.2013 | Taste
Zester Daily

Eat seasonally and you'll be able to practice one of the best pieces of nutrition advice ever to come along: Eat your colors. Buy orange produce such as winter squash, yams, carrots and oranges.

Home Depot "All Purpose" Mug Causes FIRE In Microwave

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.05.2012 | Money

-- The following recalls have been announced: ____...

Lentils Made Easy in the Microwave

Varu Chilakamarri | Posted 01.19.2013 | Taste
Varu Chilakamarri

Here's a very easy way to make a hearty red lentil dish. It takes about 15 minutes, and you don't need any fancy equipment. And it's only the beginning -- just like with rice or quinoa, once you have the technique down, there are many possibilities.

The Hybrid Halloween Witch of 2012

Nancy Rubin Stuart | Posted 12.25.2012 | Women
Nancy Rubin Stuart

Today, black magic is out, replaced by blogs and picket lines where the Halloween witch can express her complaints about social injustices without the risk of being burned at the stake.

(Almost) Homemade Dinners You Can Make In The Microwave

Posted 01.28.2013 | OWN

Five couldn't-be-easier main courses, plus one anytime meal the whole family will love.

The 6 Mistakes You're Making Reheating That Food

Sarah Pinneo | Posted 10.02.2012 | Taste
Sarah Pinneo

Leftovers can be a boon -- two homemade meals for the effort of one. Or, if improperly handled, leftovers can be sad and unappealing. Some minor adjustment to your methods will pay off, turning that foil covered dish into treasure.

PHOTOS: Before & After Weird Foods Hit The Microwave

Posted 03.21.2012 | Home

Who knew that before and after photos of various microwaved food items could be so cool when turned into animated gifs? The tumblr Microwhat explores ...