The guests are coming and there’s food to be made. But if you want to spend more time visiting with your visitors than preparing to feed them, consider one of the many devices out there meant to speed up the process of cooking. From microwaves to convection ovens to As-Seen-On-TV contraptions, the world of quick-cooking appliances is chock full of choices. But don’t worry: TOH is here to help. Just in time for this year’s big holiday meals, we have options for everyone—from the next Julia Child to the microwave-only chef.