Kim Wetzel

Kim Wetzel

Before joining Digital Trends as Home Editor, Kim was an adjunct journalism professor at Linfield College and high school journalism and English teacher. She spent several years writing for several publications, including U.S. News and World Report. She enjoys camping, running, and just about anything outdoors.
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Smart Home

The Glas thermostat is now available and works with Cortana, Alexa, and Google

Microsoft just debuted its very own smart thermostat (the first that it's created), and of course, it can be controlled via voice with Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana. It also works with Alexa and Google Assistant.
Product Review

Say goodbye to the snooze bar. Amazon's Echo Spot is an alarm clock for 2018

The Amazon Echo Spot, the newest member of Amazon’s smart speaker family, is cute, fun, and sleek. But if you use it for an alarm clock, you might want to turn off the camera. Find out more in our review.
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HelloFresh delivers on delicious for fans of American fare

There are so many meal kits out there. How do you choose? In our quest to find the perfect meal kit, we're testing them out one by one. Here are our thoughts on HelloFresh, a meal kit that is great for families.
Product Review

Lenovo's Smart Display is the extra screen you didn't know your kitchen needed

No longer does Amazon lead the market in smart assistants with screens. Lenovo and Google have partnered to create the Lenovo Smart Display, a versatile device that features two different sizes and a crystal clear display.
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Sun Basket meal kits make sophisticated food simple

Considering a meal kit? Sun Basket might be a good choice. With 20 rotating meals to choose from every week and interesting flavor profiles, you’ll find delicious food with simple steps.
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Here’s how to clean an oven without harsh chemicals

Cleaning your oven kind of sucks, but unless you do it on a somewhat regular basis, the food and grease is going to keep get more baked on. Here's how to clean an oven, inside and outside, no matter what kind you have.