Nowadays, we’re all aware of the impact that plastic is having on our environment and people across the world are looking for ways to reduce usage. But look around your kitchen, you will see most products you buy come in plastic and unnecessary packaging. It can be overwhelming and feel like an uphill struggle knowing what to do to play your part in the war against plastic.
No matter how clean you might think you’ve made your kitchen to be, there will always be room for improvement.
Are you a vegan who loves to cook? Do you consider your kitchen your own personal sanctuary? Is the kitchen your house’s hot spot, the place where everybody comes together? If so, you’re lucky! But if this is the case, you also need a well-equipped kitchen that can handle whatever’s coming your way, food-wise! There’s so much harmony in having everything you need for your next delicious meal at an arm’s length; in knowing that you’ve got all it there, ready to come together and create delicious dishes that you and your loved ones will enjoy. So, here are 10 essential kitchen utensils that every vegan needs to have in their kitchen!
Having a well-organized kitchen is every homeowner’s dream. After all, you can get a lot more cooking done a lot more quickly if your kitchen starts out clean and if all your cooking tools are easily accessible. It’s one thing to organize your kitchen and get it looking nice for a short while. It’s another thing entirely to keep your kitchen organized for the long haul.
An organized pantry not only makes your kitchen look clean, tidy and attractive; it will also save you time and money. Experts from food service companies say that with some effort and creativity on your part, you can have a functional pantry system that also looks great.
Smart technology seems to have permeated every market imaginable, and the kitchen is no exception. Smart devices now litter the modern home. But just when you think you’ve seen every gadget possible, something new and exciting springs up. While these gems are getting harder to find in the sea of smart devices that are flooding the market, they do exist. Here’s some kitchen tech that we desperately want to get our hands on.
I got the call today that I’m quite use to. My husband is in the military and it’s time to move…again. We’ve moved about 5 times in the last 18 years so it was no surprise. Having moved so many times, you get use to the drill: clean house, list house on the market, hope it sells fast. One thing I have learned over the years with selling and buying houses is that clean kitchens really help sell a house.
While nothing makes a kitchen sparkle like having spotless appliances, cared for and regularly cleaned kitchen appliances perform much better than uncared for and dirty kitchenware. Although performing a thorough cleaning requires time, you can still keep things tidy with the easy kitchen appliance cleaning tips listed below.
Mold is a common bacterium that can be present in most houses, especially when bad weather sets in and damp conditions can arise in our homes and apartments. Mold itself is a fungus that is essentially made up from dead organisms from organic materials, and you will instantly spot mold from its distinct black color that grows on surfaces.
If you love to entertain then you will understand the never ending search for the perfect party accessory for your kitchen. Parties big or small require perfect planning and as an entertainer you will know perfect preparation is the key to any successful gathering.
One of the most difficult jobs a housewife (or househusband) has is in keeping the home clean and tidy, and this includes things like bed linen, towels and tablecloths. Tablecloths get a hammering from all sorts of messy substances, including Jams, ink, vinegar, wine, food colorings and more so it takes some very special treatment in order to keep your tablecloths looking like new. Here I have listed some tips that should help you keep yours in spick and span condition.
Tired of brewing coffee all through the day? All you have to do is to buy a good beverage dispenser. These dispensers are of great use in maintaining the temperature of the content stored within them and also help in dispensing the fluid at ease.
If you are in charge of a busy commercial kitchen then you will know the importance of food safety and hygiene standards. Not only do you have a moral obligation to keep your customers healthy, you also have a legal obligation to make sure that safety standards are kept as high as they should be. No restaurant or catering outlet wants to get a reputation for poor safety and cleanliness standards, so it’s important that you go all out to make sure that your working environment is as clean and as safe as possible. Below are our top tips for ensuring you and your staff members create and maintain a safe kitchen in your premises.
This is a guest post by Faye Bamber. If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guidelines here.
If you enjoy spending time in the kitchen then you will appreciate how difficult and indeed frustrating it can be to cook when you do not have the correct equipment to hand. Below is a list of some of the most important items that your kitchen simply can’t function properly without – don’t have them already? Well get yourself to the shops!
This is a guest post by Maria Rainier. If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guidelines here.
I’m often struck by how easy it was for me to change some things in my kitchen to reflect a greener lifestyle. Believe it or not, there are ways to make your kitchen more eco-friendly beyond installing a set of solar panels on your roof (though that would totally qualify). A few minor adjustments in your kitchen could have a huge impact on the overall energy usage of your household, so it’s a task well worth your time. Allow me to share with you some of the things I did to transform my kitchen.
This is a guest post by Ana Brady. If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guidelines here.
Sometimes it’s a long path to realizing how much money we waste on food when we keep our freezers and pantries messy. A messy kitchen hides food items that we don’t even know we have, and by the time we find them, the expiration date has already passed. And we paid money for all that food… We keep buying things, stacking them away in some dark, unexplored freezer or pantry depths, and we find them when it’s too late.
This is a guest post by Jakob Barry. If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guidelines here.
When designing, redesigning or simply upgrading a kitchen, ceiling pot racks can be a great way to save space on counters and in cupboards. They also relieve stress from trying to find what you need when cooking since pots and pans would be hanging, literally, at your fingertips.
Trash cans are among the items we most often use in our kitchens, so they must be strong, durable, easy to use and occupy a minimal amount of space.