kitchen-hacks

 

Whether you love your kitchen because you appreciate the art of creating a home cooked meal, or you only go in it long enough to heat up your eye mask, the kitchen is a room in your home that’s unavoidable. According to Kitchenlab-Chicago.com, we spend almost a quarter of our lives there; so why don’t we make that time spent a little more productive?

There are tons of unique ways to cheat when it comes to being in the kitchen. There are ways to preserve food longer and ways to organize better. You can even do a little kitchen remodeling if you’re feeling extra ambitious. Check out these 8 kitchen hacks and be well on your way to spending less time slaving and more time with your family.

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...They'll stay fresh for at least 3 weeks longer.

...They'll stay fresh for at least 3 weeks longer.

Source: PreparednessPro.com

...Use a pizza cutter.

...Use a pizza cutter.

Source: ThePioneerWoman.com

...It cuts down on the smell.

...It cuts down on the smell.

Source: Lifehacker.com

...Freeze them in ice cube trays of oil.

...Freeze them in ice cube trays of oil.

Source: TheKitchn.com

...Add a dry lasagna noodle for 10 minutes then remove. The noodle will soak up the extra liquid.

...Add a dry lasagna noodle for 10 minutes then remove. The noodle will soak up the extra liquid.

Source: SimpleBites.net

...Put them in the oven at 300 degrees for about an hour.

...Put them in the oven at 300 degrees for about an hour.

Source: Lifehacker.com

...Cut down the sides of the container as you eat.

...Cut down the sides of the container as you eat.

Source: Geekapolis.Fooyoh.com

...Cook your rice in beer.

...Cook your rice in beer.

Source: MensHealth.com


 

6 Comments

  1. Sonya K
    September 21, 2014 at 8:59 pm — Reply

    These are all great to know. I’ll try baking a banana the next time I need a ripe banana.

    • September 21, 2014 at 9:29 pm — Reply

      I do it all the time! Wish I’d know about that tip earlier. Thanks for stopping by!

  2. linkouture
    September 13, 2014 at 2:42 pm — Reply

    Great tips! Will definitely be trying some of these out. Stopping by from Sharefest.

    • September 13, 2014 at 5:34 pm — Reply

      Thanks for stopping by!! 🙂

  3. July 12, 2012 at 7:51 am — Reply

    Love the rice, ice cream and runny sauce tips! Thanks lady 🙂

    • July 12, 2012 at 8:38 am — Reply

      No problem! The rice cooked in beer was my favorite too. Who ever said rice only had to be cooked in water!? lol.

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