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    Twist it Up

    In this week’s Millennial Mom, I explained how my life has changed since getting a veggie spiralizer.  Everyone is doing nowadays, so why are you yet?  Bon Appetite explained, “We love traditional pasta, but lately we’ve...
    April 28, 2016 1490 0
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    We’re Egg-static

    For everything eggs, you have to head over to and take a look at their Egghead series of kitchen gadgets.  Now, some are just silly, but a lot of them could really come in handy. ...
    March 24, 2016 1496 0
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    A Watched Pot Never… Stirs Itself?

    Actually, it does. The Self-Stirring Pot is “an electric cooking appliance that includes both the actual pot and the heating mechanism,” as demonstrated at   The cool gadget site of gives us this description:...
    September 18, 2015 895 0
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    My Fork. It’s Alive!

    What could be better than an electronic fork that monitors one’s eating habits? Maybe one that cooks, but we don’t have that quite yet. What we do have is the HAPIfork, which “alerts you with the...
    September 3, 2015 1127 0
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    Beam Us Up, Scotty!

    It was only a matter of time since the first 3-D printer came out before it would involve food. And now it does, all Star Trekky and cool. Molly found a story that just wowed us...
    June 28, 2015 1142 0
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    Coffee so cool it’s absotively, posilutely HOT

    Siemens Connected Coffee Maker You get your coffee and espresso from bean to cup in single touch. The heating system is called “senso flow,” and the brewing technique is “aroma pressure steam.” You betcha. There is...
    June 20, 2015 2132 0
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    Techno Kitchen

    Smart Knife for brilliant prep  Conceived by South Korean Millennial Jeon Chang dae , the Smart Knife design is SO techno-cool that we’re afraid to jinx it by saying, “Woah!” Dae submitted the concept to Electrolux...
    June 19, 2015 1073 0
  • Highlight

    Innovation For Absent-Minded Cooks

    The Ceramic Pot Minder is a must-have. Like, now! The Pot Minder is for like-(absent)minded cooks who put a pot of pasta on the stove and then – oopsie – totally get sidetracked and fugget about it....
    June 14, 2015 1098 0
  • Food on the Fly

    MO:BEN Baby!

    Here’s something we’ve been wishing for, a “food container that includes a built-in film heater component that can heat up foods to a pre-heated temperature.” This is in the concept stage right now, but dig this:...
    March 16, 2015 1012 0
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    When the party’s over, you still have to clean

    Spaghetti cleans Spaghetti?  And no, its not food! We all want to do our part in saving the planet, right? After all, it’s not like we have a lot of options going. So when the opportunity...
    January 19, 2015 830 0