When there are too many cooks in my kitchen, it means there’s anyone else in there with me. Indeed, I have had to make do with the tiniest kitchen ever and, along the way, sacrifice some appliances to the kitchen gods. It ultimately came down to either my toaster oven or my microwave. I chose the latter, and I’m so, so glad I did! In the end, living without a microwave isn’t all that difficult.
Space concerns aside, living without a microwave has its benefits: food tastes better, other heating methods often use less energy, and there’s no need to be concerned about the potentially harmful side effects of microwave ovens.
In the end, if I can survive without a microwave, so can you! Check out these tips for cooking sans nuking.
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