Everyone wants to run a tight kitchen. Things need to be clean, and in the right place, and they need to work how you want them to, when you want them to. Sometimes organizing this properly means preparing what you already have. Sometimes it means buying some new things with some new options.
But if you want to have this kitchen law and order ready and waiting for you, think about options regarding kitchen hoods, in-oven thermometers, Keurig adaptors, blender attachments, and George Foreman grill options. Knowledge or at least having options with regard to these items will improve your overall kitchen experience.
Your stove is the center of your kitchen. Smoke, grease, and food particles will run rampant, and it’s the process of cleaning your kitchen hood that will ensure that this doesn’t become a problem. Your kitchen needs to either be vented or at least have a moving air grease trap, and all of the ductwork and absorption attachments need to be cleaned and in tip top shape. That might mean cleaning once a month, or even once a week if you use your stove heavily.
If your stove doesn’t come with some sort of readout on it’s own, be sure to buy an in-oven thermometer as soon as possible. If you leave things like what temperature your oven is before putting things in it up to chance, you’ll never get that consistent feel that you need. And even with that thermometer, do a few test runs and find out things like how many minutes it takes to go from room temp to 450 degrees. Then you’ll know how long to preheat in the future.
For coffee-lovers, you probably already bought a Keurig years ago for your single serving goodness. However, the environmental concerns regarding those single cups may have gotten to you along with the news reports. But, if you buy one of the little adapters that you put your own coffee in, no more waste, but still efficient coffee supplies!
There are a few different types of blenders, and a few different types of attachments, but when you learn to use them all together as a unit, you’ll be happy with the results. Between abilities to chop and blend, there are also ways to use as a food processor, which drastically speeds up many kitchen tasks.
George Foreman Options
And for those of you who like grilling, having a George Foreman grill around is an absolute necessity. Add to the fact that the new ones have different plate types and different temperature settings, and you have a winner all around as a kitchen appliance!
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