Egg Cooking Toasters

A couple of weeks ago our toaster died. A SAMs club special, it lasted for about eight years, which isn’t bad. Bugs reported that blue smoke rolled from the bottom, and when I tried to touch it, it was emanating so much heat I though it was going to explode.

So I got on line and googled toaster to see what was out there. The first review of a toaster I read said, “Great toaster, but doesn’t cook eggs.” I thought they were kidding. I laughed, and read it out loud to my husband, who also laughed.

As it happens, there ARE toasters that cook eggs. Who knew? I started looking at them and began to hatch a wonderful plan.

The boys all love those breakfast sandwiches–you know- the kind from Jimmy Dean. But feeding three teen boys breakfast sandwiches could make a girl go broke. What if, THEY MADE THEIR OWN???? Before I knew it I was ordering the Westbend toaster/egg cooker.

I have to admit, it’s pretty handy. And even better, I got it at Walmart for a bargain price.

The boys? All three LOVE IT, and claim they never want any other kind of breakfast sandwich again. Mission accomplished.






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27 Responses to Egg Cooking Toasters

  1. journeyman1977 says:

    Sweet deal for the boys and mom! Win win situation, Arnel :)

  2. terry1954 says:

    what a clever trinket! I have never seen one of these!! anything that does more than one thing is A-OK in my book!

    • Well that makes me feel better! I thought maybe I was alone in not knowing such a thing existed! And while they sometimes would just cook and egg in the skillet, that was such a bigger mess than this. Plus, no fire is involved!

  3. Pat says:

    How clever. It would be great in a dorm room.

  4. You mean there really is such a thing? How amazing. If I had the space for one I might consider it because that’s what I like for breakfast, too.
    Thanks for stopping by my new blog and leaving a comment.

  5. I for one never knew about such a toaster….amazing…Diane

  6. Oh how awesome! I so have to go online now to see if they are available here in SA. Thank goodness annual bonus time is almost here :)

  7. adinparadise says:

    What a great find. Was your “hatch a plan” an intended, or unintended pun? :D

  8. I have one of these..they are awesome!

  9. denizb33 says:

    That is awesome! We just bought a new toaster a couple of weeks ago. Wish I’d seen this first!

  10. Lynne Ayers says:

    I’ve never heard of such a thing … I’m so far behind :( … cuts down on messes, boys do it themselves (?), Mum doesn’t have to … sounds like a GREAT invention. Just, who knew?

  11. elisaruland says:

    I love it, a multi-tasking toaster!

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