Vanessa Spilios

Vanessa received her culinary training at Boston U. and has a background in housewares product development & marketing. When not testing appliances or developing recipes, she spends her time drawing and tending to her small but mighty porch garden.
All-Clad’s Massive VIP Sale Is On and It Includes This Must-Have Skillet for Just $50
Score amazing deals on cookware that'll last forever.
Nov 18, 2021
This TikTok-Famous Kitchen Tool Might Just Make You a Better Baker
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It's perfect for gifting, too.
Nov 8, 2021
This Reader-Favorite Pottery Brand Just Released a New Color with a Historic Twist
This new hue takes us back in time.
Oct 14, 2021
Amazon Reviewers Swear By This Tough, Industrial-Strength Dustpan
Say good-bye to sore back and leftover debris.
Oct 8, 2021
This Spot-Cleaning Tool Has Almost 14,000 5-Star Amazon Ratings and Can Erase Years-Old Stains
"100% recommend having this machine on hand, no matter your reason."
Oct 4, 2021
All-Clad’s Epic VIP Sale Is Here and These Are the Deals to Shop ASAP
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Hurry, because these deals definitely won't last!
Sep 20, 2021
West Elm’s Clearance Event Is Full of Giftable Finds, Starting at Just $2
Stylish and inexpensive? Sign us up.
Sep 13, 2021
The 10 Best Finds from Walmart’s Labor Day Savings Event
Save big on Shark, Bissell, Nutribullet, and more.
Sep 1, 2021
Great Jones Is Having a Rare Sale on Their Stylish, Editor-Loved Bakeware
Perfect for fall baking or for the baker in your life.
Sep 1, 2021
This Editor-Favorite Pan Is an Everyday Essential — and on Major Sale Right Now
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It will have you frying, searing, and browning like a true pro.
Aug 20, 2021
Made In Just Collaborated on the Ultimate Grill Set That’ll Get You Through the Rest of Summer (and Beyond)
Shop quick — this collection is sure to sell out.
Aug 17, 2021
Magic Bullet Just Created a New Air Fryer That’s Perfect for Summer Cooking
Whip up deliciously crispy meals without turning your kitchen into a sauna.
Jul 30, 2021
Amazon Shoppers Swear This Super-Versatile Mop Saves Them Time and Money
"A super-nice alternative to save time cleaning the high-traffic areas."
Jul 22, 2021
Le Creuset’s Adorable Tea Kettle Is on Major Sale (and It Comes in So Many Pretty Colors!)
Whether you’re a pour-over coffee, instant oatmeal, tea, or to-go soup fan, this elegant kettle is a must-have.
Jul 19, 2021
Bed Bath & Beyond’s Vacuum Sale Has Major Savings on Dyson, iRobot, and Other Top Brands
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Get the best gear for tackling everyday *and* specialty cleaning.
Jul 15, 2021
This 2-in-1 Vacuum Broom Makes Cleaning so Much Easier — and It’s on Sale Now!
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It even does the job of a dustpan.
Jul 13, 2021
Macy’s Just Kicked Off 48 Hours of Special Deals on Home and Kitchen Favorites — See the Top Picks
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You won't want to miss this limited-time-only sale.
Jun 21, 2021
The Small Cookware Brand That Editors Love Just Launched Three Gorgeous New Colors
And we need (okay, want) them all.
Jun 15, 2021
This Editor-Loved Fry Pan from One of Our Favorite Small Brands Is Back in Stock — but Likely to Sell Out
We make it our job (actually, it is our job) to tell our readers about the hottest releases in the world of cookware. But every once in a while, a product is so popular that it sells out almost immediately, and, trust us, we get just as sad as you do. Such is the case with Made In’s Non Stick Frying Pan, which, after a brief zero-inventory hiatus, is back in stock in every size.
Jun 2, 2021
Bed Bath & Beyond’s Memorial Day Sale Includes Nespresso, Staub, and More Big Kitchen Brands
Now's the time to snap up these must-have appliances and tools!
May 25, 2021
The $26 Amazon Find This Kitchen Tools Editor Swears Keeps Mice Away
And more than 17,000 Amazon reviewers agree that it works!
May 24, 2021
This $9 Amazon Find Will Solve Your Mosquito Problem Before It Starts
“We can finally sit outdoors in the evening!”
May 13, 2021
This Stylish Soap Dispenser Makes Hand-Washing Faster and Cleaner — and It’s 24 Percent Off!
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“This makes kitchen cleanup a breeze without getting icky hands all over a pump dispenser.”
May 5, 2021
This Cool Brand Makes Smart and Stylish Organizing Solutions That Are Perfect for Small Kitchens
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These useful products look so good, they double as decor.
May 3, 2021
Bring Some Happy Into Your Home with This Massive Fiestaware Sale
Score an extra 30 percent off pitchers, plates, flatware, and more.
Apr 30, 2021