3 Ways Growing Up Without A Microwave Changed My Relationship With Food

Whenever I tell people I grew up without a microwave, I’m met with blank stares and a slew of questions ranging from “did you grow up on a farm?” to “does that mean you never ate leftover Chinese food?” And my personal favorite — “are you Amish?”

After explaining that no, we didn’t spend our days tilling the soil or depriving ourselves of…