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DIY Microwave Popcorn

One of our most loved foods is popcorn! It's delicious, chock full of fiber and fairly simple to make. However there is concern the simplest way to make it can be dangerous. A report from the FDA indicates that a chemical coating used in microwave popcorn bags breaks down when heated into a...
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Prince Harry's Hack For Crispy Bacon

The British monarchy is all a buzz over the announcement that Prince Harry and American-born Meghan Markle are to wed. Prince Harry has spent a lot of his life in The States and while here, he has become a big fan of American bacon, which it a bit different from the bacon served in his native...
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Food You Didn't Know you Can Cook In The Microwave

While many only use the microwave to re-heat leftovers or pop a bag of popcorn. But your microwave is capable of cooking so much more, like cooking spaghetti, eggs and even brownies! Good Housekeeping has a guide on how to cook spaghetti in 8 minutes by placing the pasta with oil in a bowl filled...
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The Easy Way To Clean The Office Microwave

Nothing is more disgusting than the office microwave. From leftover pasta to bowls of tomato soup, all those zapped meals splattering and overflowing is beyond a nightmare. Worst part is no one fesses up to their mess as the grime builds. However you can be the office hero with a simple way to...
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Cleaning Your Kitchen Sponge Won't Make It Clean

For many people washing your kitchen sink sponge is a good way to get some extra uses out of it before replacing it. But cleaning it apparently does nothing to rid it of all the germs hidden inside its porous surface. A recent study found that regularly cleaned sponges, such as those zapped in the...
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Turn Leftover PEEPS Into PEEPcorn

By now most of your Easter candy is long gone but if you still have PEEPS, we've got a simple recipe you can do to turn those PEEPS into PEEPcorn. Food geniuses at the Food Science Institute have figured out that two PEEPS can turn ordinary popcorn into a kettle corn. First, grab the jar of popcorn...
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The Easiest Way To Peel An Orange using Your Microwave

It is hard to image the reality that is about to happen! We've found the easiest way to peel an orange! Now I'm sure you're thinking to yourself how easy it is to peel an orange but think about it. An orange is kinda hard to peel. Getting a starting point usually is a messy affair and guaranteed to...
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Best Way To Re-Heat Cold Pizza

Waking up in the morning and finding yourself grabbing a slice or two of the pizza you ordered last night. You could eat it cold but let’s face it, hot pizza just tastes better. But the methods of re-heating have their problems. Doing it in the microwave can leave it soggy or scalding hot in one...
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Simple Hacks To Revive Stale Chips and Bread

So you are hosting a football party at your house this weekend. You prepared all week in buying the wings, the dip, the chips and the drinks. However your growing son with the bottomless pit of a stomach help himself to some chips and let the bag open. Now your chips are soggy and stale. Not to...
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How To Tell If Your Microwave Is Leaking Radiation

Microwaves are a quick and convenient way to cook food and re-heat leftovers. But they do come with some health risks from the radiation it produces such as cataracts (quit staring at the food cooking inside the microwave). Considering microwaves are designed to heat the water in your food and that...
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