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Apr 19

This Quick Trick Will Tell You If Your Cutting Board Is Too Small (It’s a Big Problem)


You need room to maneuver your knife safely—so here’s a smart rule of thumb.
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23
Feb 19

Why Instant Pot Users Are Obsessing Over This $30 Cart from Target

If you are the proud owner of a new Instant Pot, besides asking yourself “What should I cook?” (we got you), you may also be wondering “Where the heck do I put this thing?” A true kitchen workhorse, it nevertheless can occupy some serious real estate on the counter or in a cabinet. Or, perhaps even worse, finding a home for your a new pressure cooker in a low cabinet or closet can mean it gets forgotten.

Enter: the passionate members of the official Instant Pot Facebook group. They’ve discovered a product that almost seems made specifically for this product: a round utility cart from Target.

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Feb 19

This $9 Kitchen Tool is a MoMA-Approved Design Icon

If you’ve been to the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in midtown Manhattan, you’ve probably marveled at its permanent collection, which includes some of the most iconic and immediately recognizable works, ever — there’s the melting clocks of Salvador Dalí’s The Persistence of Memory, the soft-focus pastels of Claude Monet’s massive Water Lilies triptych, and everyone’s go-to poster from their freshman year, Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Night.

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27
Jan 19

A Smart and Frugal Way to Make Your Cast Iron Skillet Last Longer (With Just a Paper Towel)

The first time I cooked with my now-husband, I was surprised to learn he had a collection of cast iron pans in an array of sizes. What impressed me most wasn’t that he had a larger (and more well-seasoned) set of cast iron than me, but the smart way he stored his cast iron pans.

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05
Nov 18

One Good Reason Not to Throw Out Those Mesh Produce Bags

Repurposing your household items doesn’t just reduce waste—it saves money, too. That’s the good news. The great news is: You don’t have to be super crafty to reap the benefits of creative reuse. If you think you’ve got the chops (read: literally five minutes) for a super quick, easy, and clever home project, we’ve got just the kitchen DIY for you.

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26
Sep 18

Disney’s New Kitchenware Is As Charming As You’d Expect

A kitchen can say a lot about who cooks there. From big picture elements like the color scheme to smaller details like a trash can, this culinary space is a personality haven molded by the one and only you.

And for Disney fans who love to cook (which, by the way, you check out this fridge), the chance to let your Mickey dish cloth fly has come.

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21
Feb 18

Our Favorite Electric Kettle Is Currently On Sale — Amazon Deal of the Day

For those who’ve ever wondered if a watched pot ever really does boil, it may be time to invest in an electric kettle. The gadget gets you boiling water fast, whether you need it for tea, coffee, or even cooking. Aside from convenience, electric kettles are also considered safer than boiling water on the stove or in the microwave. If you still need convincing, our recent pick for best electric kettle is currently marked down on Amazon. Why not get one and try it out for yourself? You’ll wonder how you ever waited so long for your French press before.

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Feb 18

Say Goodbye to Overstuffed Drawers & Hello to This 6-Tool Kitchen Capsule

Tight on space in the kitchen? Your storage problem might actually be a “stuff” problem. It’s all too easy to overfill your kitchen drawers and countertop crocks with pretty uni-tasking tools when you’re walking down the aisles of Barrel, Barn & Beyond with a gift card (or worse — a registry gun) burning a hole in your pocket.

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