OXO Good Grips Meat Tenderizer

I received this OXO Good Grips Meat Tenderizer as a gift for Christmas. My really OLD wooden one held up through all these years but it just looks…well…OLD! I use it all the time for flattening my meats and tenderizing any tough meat. I also use it for things like crushing nuts, crackers or hard candy. I like this tenderizer […]

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Hoan Bagel Guillotine Slicer

I have never used a Bagel Slicer before. I have always used a serrated knife with no problems, however, my husband wanted this Hoan Bagel Guillotine Slicer for Christmas. Here are the steps, results and my opinion of this Hoan Bagel Guillotine Slicer.   It appears to be very well made and extremely sharp. They have a nice protective cover […]

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Cuisinart Smart Stick

The Cuisinart Smart Stick is an immersion blender. This particular Cuisinart Smart Stick is as basic as they come and one of the cheaper Cuisinart Smart Sticks they sell, however, being a Cuisinart it is still top quality in my opinion. Amazon sells these starting around $35.00 and up depending on what you are looking for. I have used mine […]

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Pampered Chef Crinkle Cutter

  Another great gadget! This is Pampered Chefs Crinkle Cutter and Amazon sells it for $12.50. I bought mine at a Pampered Chef party years back. It makes professional looking potatoes with very little effort! It comes with this protective cover to keep it sharp. This is how potato slices look after cutting them with this cutter. You can also […]

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Butter Bell Crock

Do you remember your parents or grandparents using a Butter Bell Crock? Or maybe you are using one now. What does a Butter Bell Crock do? It will keep your butter soft and fresh without refrigeration for around a month provided you change the water every couple of days and the temperature stays below 80 degrees. The Butter Bell Crock […]

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Egg or Mushroom Slicer

How many times do you go to the store to buy sliced mushrooms but all they have is whole mushrooms or you find the whole mushrooms on sale and cheaper? Why not just slice your own? If you have this Egg Slicer, or one similar to it, use it to slice your own mushrooms. My mushrooms were on their last […]

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Excalibur Food Dehydrator

I thought I would share with you the type of food dehydrator that I use. For years I used a $20.00 small round food dehydrator and it worked great. But then I started wanting to dehydrate more and more and the little round one became too small. After many days of research and reading about other people’s experiences I decided […]

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Jokari Hands-Free Bag Holder

The Jokari Hands-Free Bag Holder is another wonderful gadget. How many times do you pour food into a bag and it either gets all over the bag or the bag tips over and your food spills everywhere? This gadget has never let me down. It has adjustable arms which raise up for larger bags or lower them down for smaller bags. […]

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