What is KitchenBoy.net about? Our goal is to provide useful news, reviews and informative commentary about new or existing housewares products as they relate to cooking, baking and beverages.
Where Do I Find The Information? The Product Discussions category houses news, reviews and information about the various products you use to prepare and serve a meal. A summary of the most recent posts are found below with links to the full length articles.
Following the “Latest Product Articles” section, “Kitchen News & Other Fun Stuff” provides miscellaneous culinary news and kitchen product give-away offers. These offers are typically links to manufacturer or other culinary websites, ones that I will enter myself.
Favorite Kitchen Shops is a list of fun and exciting kitchen shops from around the world. We started the list and it has been expanded by submissions from readers like you. I love a good kitchen shop and am always interested in learning about new places to haunt when I travel.
Questions? If you have a question about a culinary product or need an answer to a kitchen related item, drop us an email. Many of the posts on this site were inspired by reader questions.
Latest Product Articles
Home Mushroom Kits Surging In Popularity – The fastest growing food kit trend involves mushrooms, and not just white button types, but a full range of gourmet mushrooms. DIY food lovers can save serious money with the easy to use home mushroom kits – Home Gourmet Mushroom Kits Growing In Popularity
New Whimsical Popcorn Bowl Makes Snacking Fun – A team of award-winning designers recently launched Sheepopco, a whimsical popcorn bowl shaped like a sheep, designed for fun snacking. I love a bit of silliness in my kitchenware: Grazing on Popcorn Just Got Cuter – Sheepopco Launched
New Connected Home Products From iDevices For 2016 – iDevices have introduced four new products to its growing connected home product line for 2016 – a Socket, Wall & Dimmer Switch, Wall Outlet, and Connected App. The personalized and customizable home is expanding – iDevices Introduces Four New ‘Connected Home’ Products For 2016
More Housewares Mergers, This Time Coffee – Espresso Supply Inc., announced they’ve acquired other Washington State based coffee companies Eko Brands LLC and Bonavita. This is an interesting little group to keep an eye on – Espresso Supply Inc. Acquires Coffee Brands Ekobrew & Bonavita
GreenPan Launched Interesting New Cookware Pieces – Of the newly released GreenPan cookware for 2105, I found a few noteworthy, fun and stylish offerings to bring to your attention. There is something for everyone – New Cookware From The Cookware Company’s GreenPan In 2015
A Recent Trend – Silicone Microwave Popcorn Makers – The last year ahs seen several noticeable mini-trends in housewares, such as the one involving silicone microwave popcorn poppers. This article takes a look at three interesting styles from leading silicone manufacturers – 2015 Trend: Silicone Microwave Popcorn Poppers
Hot New Products From One of America’s Top Brands – Cooks & bakers know Cuisinart & their top quality products, but few grasp the full depth of their varied selection, like these innovative products new for 2015 – This Year’s Hot Products From Kitchen Experts At Cuisinart
Kitchen News & Other Fun Stuff
Changing Consumer Age Groups Affect How Products Are Sold – Experts have identified three key areas will change the retail market – relabeling & regrouping products, engaging the ever powerful Millennial and utilizing complex color schemes. Youth is being served as Millennials take the lead in housewares product spending – Forecasters Identify Key Trends Changing Consumer Behavior
Canned Goods Deserve A Second Look In Everyday Meals – Weeknight meals are a challenge for busy parents and delivery food or dining out options are the least health food for a family. A better option for weeknight cooking is right in the pantry: canned foods. Canned Foods Solve Dinner Dilemmas & Meet Nutritional Guidelines
Cancer Risks Greatly Reduce By Regular Consumption of Nuts – Multiple studies have shown that adding nuts to your diet is not only good for your health overall, but is now associated to a reduction in the risk of cancer. Don’t seek out supplements, eat whole foods – Consuming Nuts Can Reduce Breast and Colon Cancer Incidence
Optimal Bone Health Is A Lifelong Pursuit – As kids we learned that spinach would make us grow up big and strong, even though most of us hated to eat our greens. Adults seem unaware that a healthy balanced diet, with plenty of leafy greens, can help prevent osteoporosis and protect against broken bones. Maybe all we do need to know was really learned in kindergarten – Prevent Weakened Or Broken Bones Through Better Nutrition
Study Indicates That Mom Holds Sway Over Culinary Traditions – A survey found that moms, not surprisingly, have a profound influence on our adult food choices and habits. The affects linger throughout life and are passed down to the next generation. Learn the power Mom has – Understanding Mom’s Role In Our Adult Cooking Habits
Macy’s Issues Recall Of Popular Brand Name Cookware – Macy’s department store has issued a recall of Martha Stewart Collection 10-piece Stainless Steel Cookware Set due to an injury hazard involving the frying pans. A manufacturing flaw can cause the rivets to pop injuring those standing nearby – Macy’s Recalls Martha Stewart Stainless Steel Cookware
Griddle Recall From Walmart – As if they haven’t had enough bad news lately, now Walmart has issued a safety recall for Rival brand griddles sold exclusively at Walmart due to the chance of shock or electrical fire. Details – Walmart Recall Of Exclusive Rival Griddles Due to Shock Hazard
Surprise GMO Labeling Advocate – In a surprise move, Campbell Soup Company announced support for the enactment of federal legislation to establish a sensible mandatory GMO label standard. I think it is a bold action, to get ahead of this thing and be controlling the story – Surprise Support By Campbell Foods For Mandatory GMO Labeling