You can actually cook food in your dishwasher while it’s running.Food writer Dan Pashman says poached pears are great in the dishwasher. We're not sure about the asparagus, but we'll let you know after the cycle finishes.
Heat 2 cups chocolate chips, 1 can sweetened condensed milk, and 2 Tbsp. butter in microwave in blasts, stirring, until melted and smooth. Pour mixture into a greased square baking pan. Chill until firm. Makes 1 pan.
Combine 1 cup each peanut butter and white sugar with 1 egg. Stir until smooth. Drop tablespoon-size balls of cookie dough onto a parchment-lined baking sheet. Bake at for 6 to 8 minutes. Makes 1 dozen cookies.