Simplify Cooking with These Easy Cooking Methods

Can’t find the time to cook a lavish meal every night? Don’t worry neither can we.

Life is not always as predictable as we would like it to be. As a result, instead of preparing a hearty dinner, we opt for the more convenient processed food alternative. As experts in the kitchen, let Danby help you find ways to conveniently cook your dinner.  Here are three simple ways

Microwaves, microwaves, microwaves – The possibilities are endless

Microwaves are one of the most underappreciated home appliances in the kitchen. Their abilities are circumscribed to only being able to reheat leftovers, however this cooking mechanism, is good for so much more. After all, they do not call it a microwave oven for nothing.

What foods can you cook in a microwave?  Essentially, the answer is everything. Microwaves can cook a lot of foods that would save you time and energy. Skeptical? We’ve put this list together of easy microwavable foods that you can try out tonight with your family.

Sweet/Baked Potatos




Loaded Potato soup – Check out our previous blog post for this recipe.

Corn on the Cob




Slow cooker

Let your slow cooker do all the cooking for you.  This cooking appliance is a huge time saver, energy efficient, and versatile. Busy households love the idea of having a healthy and nutritious home-cooked meal ready for when they get home from a long day.

What can you cook in a slow cooker? There are many delicious slow cooking recipes available online that you can try. Some of which you can find on Danby’s Pinterest board. You could also check out one of our favourite cooking blogs, 365 Days of Slow Cooking for more great ideas in the kitchen.

One-Pot Meals

Whether it is a wok, pot, skillet or dish, these dinners are a game changer. Everything that makes up a meal is prepared in one vessel (a starch, vegetable and a source of protein). They offer the pleasure of a hearty home cooked meal with little fuss and very minimal clean-up. Try out one of these one-pot pasta meals tonight.

Simplify dinner with these convenient cooking methods and be sure to let Danby know how it worked out!