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  • Brownie in a mug
    Best microwaved brownie in a mug recipe
    It’s late at night and you are headed to the kitchen in search of the perfect treat to tame your chocolate craving. After a quick search, you decide to pull out a brownie mix; however that will be more chocolate than you need. Then it hits...
  • Vegetarian spaghetti
    Recipes: microwave vegetarian spaghetti
    It has been said there are a wealth of good reasons for becoming a vegetarian, but there are no bad reasons for doing so.Some of the health reasons noted for becoming a vegetarian include, but are not limited to:All the nutrients necessary for...
  • Corn muffins
    Recipes: microwave corn muffins
    Corn muffins are one of those things that can be eaten with other foods or can be eaten as a snack by themselves. Some people like to make them sweeter than others.Some of the foods people believe corn muffins go especially well with are beans,...
  • Microwave acorn squash
    Microwave acorn squash
    When you're cooking a big meal for a lot of people, it can become tricky to have all of the food ready at the same time. Your microwave oven can come in handy to help with preparing some of your side dishes. This Examiner was told that you...
  • Microwave popcorn: New report suggests the taste of microwave popcorn may change
    Microwave popcorn: New report suggests the taste of microwave popcorn may change
    According to a Nov. 8 report, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's recent proposal to ban trans fats may change the way many microwave popcorn makers create their products. Microwave popcorn may never be the same again if the ban passes...
  • Critical microwave tips
    Critical microwave tips
    The key ingredients, to fine microwaving dishes, entail acquiring the right utensils. Primarily, microwaving requires good cookware. Great cookware is developed from heat-resistant glass; China pottery; glass-ceramic ovenware; and glass-ceramic...
  • Meat loaf with a flavor difference
    Meat loaf with a flavor difference
    Meat loaf is an American standard! This is a dish that is a staple in many homes across the country and some families have it at least once a week. There are as many ways to prepare meat loaf as there are cooks that prepare it. Even in foreign...
  • Two girls place kitten in microwave
    Two teen girls face charges after video appears on Twitter of cat in microwave
    An 8-week-old kitten named “Miracle” was brought into a Portland, Maine animal shelter by police after her previous teenage owner and a friend placed the kitten into a microwave and turned it on. The girls taped the incident and posted...
  • Microwave
    Is microwaving food harmful?
    It is common to hear the myth that microwaving foods reduces their vitamin content and is overall an unhealthy practice, but does that statement hold any truth? In studies such as that performed by Dr. Zhang in the journal entitled "Food...
  • Microwave Oven
    December 6 is Microwave Oven Day
    Over 90% of American householdshave a microwave oven;usually shortened to just microwave.Most workplaces have a microwave in their break rooms for employees to heat their food. Just think of everything you can use a microwave oven for: frozen...
  • Use the microwave for a cool kitchen
    Use the microwave for a cool kitchen
    As we contend with these blistering summer temperatures, it's usually a practice to prepare foods that require little or no cooking at all. Most of us make sandwiches, salads and other foods that are cool, fast to make and are satisfying. They...
  • Cure your chocolate fix in the microwave!
    Cure your chocolate fix in the microwave!
    As we continue with chocolate recipes for Valentine's Day, I realize there are times a chocoholic gets the urge to satisfy their need for a "fix", and it needs to be addressed ...immediately! In order to do that, let's turn to...
  • Percent
    The 70% rule
    Maybe you're not getting to-go boxes each time you walk out of Taco Bell, but there's a few times you might want to stash some food for later. Or perhaps you've found some hidden refrigerator gems that pass the sight and smell test,...
  • Cell phone user
    Cell phone radiation: Top 10 list shows highest and lowest emitters
    High on a hill, it calls to me... Using a cell phone in San Francisco requires a good number of microwave stations to allow users to make and receive calls. This is no small feat considering the hilly terrain of The City. This is done by placing...
  • One Month Old Paris Talley was Killed in 2005 After Her Mother Placed Her Inside a Microwave and Turned It On
    Ohio mom sentenced to life in prison for microwave death of baby girl (video)
    Dayton, Ohio - On Friday, an Ohio mother who killed her baby daughter in Aug. 2005 using a microwave oven, escaped the death penalty and was sentenced to life behind bars.The one month old baby, Paris Talley, died from being “overheated...