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What Is a Paddle Attachment for a Stand Mixer?

Stand mixers are some of the best appliances that you can have in your kitchen, especially if you love cooking. When you have a stand mixer, you’ll never have to tire yourself out stirring a cake batter and you’ll never break another spoon off in a thick bowl of cookie dough. Every stirring, mixing, and whisking task instantly becomes effortless. …

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How Often Does a KitchenAid Stand Mixer Need Grease?

A stand mixer isn’t something that you replace every year. This is an appliance that should last you many years and for the price, it definitely should. However, you’ll have to put in a little work. All machines require a little maintenance; often, this just means making sure that they are properly lubricated. So, as with the oil in your …

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Microwave Ovens vs. Air Fryers, What is the Difference?

Almost every kitchen has a microwave oven, a conventional oven, and a toaster. However, there are hundreds of other useful gadgets and appliances that you can add to your kitchen, such as an air fryer. An air fryer is a compact device that sets on your counter and allows you to enjoy fried foods. You can cook crispy chicken, fish, …

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How to Dispose of a Microwave

Now that you’ve picked out your brand new microwave, you need to figure out what to do with the old one. In this post, I will discuss 5 ways you can dispose of your old microwave. Note that these methods may not be available in all areas. Also, some of these methods may cost you additional money. 1. Send it …

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20 Best Microwave Tips

As I’ve spent time and energy researching microwaves, I’ve noticed a common theme: most of the problems that people have ca be solved easily. Most people that have problems with their microwaves can be resolved by keeping the microwave clean, or other technical issues. In this post, I’ve written 16 tips that you can use to increase your microwaving experience. …

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101 Parts of a Microwave Explained

I began this microwave journey because my microwave stopped working over time. As I began researching the ends and outs of microwaves, I realized, I knew nothing about the appliance that is in 90% of US homes. Without looking at the below list, how many parts can you name? My guess is less than 10. In this post, I briefly …

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17 Common Microwave Problems and How You Can Fix Them

Before I purchased my current microwave oven, I spent a few days researching the problem. I read blog articles, watched YouTube videos, and read the owners manual. I attempted all of the suggested solutions, and while the solutions worked briefly, it was not a total fix.  In this blog post, I’ve compiled a list of 18 of the most common …

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10 Best Over the Range Microwave Ovens for Everyday Use

After I broke down and decided to buy a new microwave, I spent hours researching possible solutions. Below are the 10 best microwave ovens as a result of this research.  This list will be helpful for anyone that needs a new over-the-range microwave but isn’t sure which one to buy. If you’re like me, you realize that this is a big …

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How to Use a Microwave – A Complete Step-by-Step Guide

Another interesting fact about microwaves is you are just expected to know how to use one. Thinking back, I was never taught how to use a microwave. I think I learned how to use a microwave by watching my parents push buttons.  For those that are new to microwaves, or just like to have the most information possible, I’ve created …

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26 Microwave Facts, at Least 5 Will Surprise You!

While talking to various people about microwaves, I’ve noticed that while many people use microwaves, very little is actually known about them. This post aims to know the lack of knowledge with 26 facts about microwaves.  These facts are going to cover the history of microwaves, common misconceptions, and just about anything else you can think of. 1. Invented by Percy …