Purple kitchen utensils might not be for everyone, but for those of you who do love purple, you’ll love this collection of cool and useful kitchen tools in your favorite color. It’s just been updated to include purple small appliances, kitchen accessories, towels, linens, rugs, and décor. Oh, and hello Louisiana, these are perfect for Mardi Gras entertaining, not to mention all of our LSU game day parties! Read more…
The Quick List (Titles Only)
- Purple Kitchen Utensils – and Purple Appliances, Accessories & Decor!
- Sushi Making Kit – For Frustration-Free DIY Sushi at Home!
- Best Wood Cutting Board
- Best Mandoline Slicer – Reviews of Top 5
- Amazon Prime Day Deals on Kitchen Gadgets
- Lime Green Kitchen Accessories
- 10 Kitchen Gadgets for Healthy Eating
Below is the Expanded List (Same List as Above, With Excerpts Added)
The Problem With Making Sushi at Home
Those trained chefs you’ve watched make it look so simple and fun, and maybe it is for a few talented folks. Then there’s the rest of us.
Far too often, avid fans of this delectable dish run out and buy a bamboo rolling mat and lots of tasty ingredients, all with high expectations. Back home in the kitchen, though, their enthusiasm quickly turns to frustration. Who knew it could be so much more complicated than it appears?
The Solution to Rolling Your Own
A great way for beginners to get started is with a good sushi making kit. Instead of ending up with such a mess that you toss everything in the trash and give up, you can actually experience success. Read more…
5 Reviewed by SusanRating:
Choosing the best wood cutting board may be partly a matter of preference, and you can check out other options below, but the Catskill Craftsmen Super Slab is a must-see!
This is a a big and heavy solid wood cutting board, measuring 20″ by 20″ and weighing in at 36 pounds. It’s most appropriate for taking up permanent residency on your counter top, and anyone who appreciates the beauty of fine wood grain will deem it an attractive addition to the kitchen.
It tops our list for several good reasons: a heavy duty, large wood cutting board that’s tough and durable, with an end grain oiled finish that resists scratching and doesn’t dull knives – and it’s a green product. Read review…
It’s actually a little amusing to read what professional chefs, experienced home cooks and other experts say about choosing the best mandoline slicer — because they are in complete disagreement.
Some will tell you that a good mandoline slicer should be very easy to set up, so don’t bother with those that come with a blade for every possible cut because you probably won’t use all that anyway.
Others advise that a good mandoline should be very versatile and give you the option to choose various thicknesses plus do a variety of cuts, including dice, julienne and cube.
Here’s a novel idea – how about you get the details on each of the 5 bestselling mandolines and decide for yourself?! To help you shop faster, here’s Read review…
This event is over, but you can still take advantage of free shipping and SO much more. Find out about all the many benefits of Amazon Prime and learn how to sign up. Read more…
Create a fresh, happy look in your cooking space with lime green kitchen accessories! You can find everything from basic utensils to handy gadgets to small appliances to utensils, trays, serving pieces … you name it. Our collection below runs the gamut of items that are both useful and fun. How Dated is Your Kitchen? […]
Whether you love to cook or loathe it, these 10 kitchen gadgets for healthy eating can make your meal prep time more pleasant and productive.
Let’s face it, cooking healthier sometimes requires more time or effort on your part – but don’t let that stop you! Add a few helpful tools to your kitchen that will make your job faster and easier, and you won’t be tempted to make excuses. Here are our top picks – kitchen tools that are cool, fun, and useful! Read more…