How Does a Slow Cooker Work?

close-up of an orange slow cooker set at 100 degrees Celsius

Slow cookers became a household item during the World War 2 era. As women often had to go outside of their homes to work, the slow cooker would make sure the meal was ready when they came back. Slow cookers have evolved slowly over time, but their main function is pretty much … Read more

Common Mistakes People Make with Slow Cookers

a man cutting vegetables; a slow cooker on the stove

While you may prefer slow cookers for hassle-free cooking, they may not be your first choice when it comes to making flavorful dishes. And you are not the only one who thinks this way. Many people believe that the ease in slow cooking comes with a disadvantage, i.e., giving up on flavor … Read more

Slow Cookers or Crock Pots for Large Families or Groups

a large-sized blue slow cooker placed on a stove in the kitchen

As the world is continually evolving, our lives are getting busier every day. This leaves us little time to finish house chores and cook dinner. Luckily, new machines work to make life easier and simpler for us. This statement applies to our kitchen lives too. Slow cookers (also called crock pots sometimes) … Read more

Comparing Hand Blenders

A Mueller Austria immersion blender pictured next to a smoothie and additional attachments

If you spend a lot of time in the kitchen whipping up delicious meals and snacks, you probably have a diverse selection of kitchen appliances dotted around the counters and cabinets. From toasters and deep fryers, to electric kettles and coffee makers. Your kitchen is ready to serve come rain or shine, … Read more

When It’s Time to Search for a New Coffee Maker

Coffee being poured in to a white cup.

All faithful friends leave you eventually, and your loyal coffee maker might be next. It’s a fact that most gadgets and appliances aren’t meant to last forever, especially kitchen appliances that have to deal with extreme temperatures and various liquids on daily basis. One of these appliances is the coffee maker, which … Read more

What Features are Needed for Coffee Makers

Coffee being poured from a coffee machine.

Depending on how much you love your coffee, a coffee maker might be the most important purchase for your kitchen you make that year. If you can’t even think of thinking straight before you’ve had your morning coffee, the coffee maker will be your best friend. But naturally, with a product that … Read more