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2021 Holiday Kitchen Gift Guide

Happy Holidays, friends! If you’re looking for a gift for someone who loves to cook, you’ve come to the right place. This is my 2021 Holiday Kitchen Gift Guide.


10 Spices Every New Cook Needs

Whether you’re a new cook or someone who just doesn’t cook much, and if you’re wondering what basic spices and seasonings you should stock in your kitchen, then keep reading.

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Meal Planning Made Simple

Meal Planning Made Simple For a beginner, making a meal planning schedule can be totally overwhelming. It doesn’t have to be! Have you tried meal

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Eco Friendly Cleaning | E-Cloth Review

I love these cleaning cloths. There is no shortage of microfiber cleaning cloths on the market, but these are different. They’re better. 

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How to Make Non-Toxic Cleaning Spray

Sometimes I find little tips and tricks that rock my world. A few years ago, I got the idea to ditch toxic household cleaners and start making my own. I’m still working on perfecting all of them, but the one I’ve nailed down is this non-toxic multipurpose cleaning spray.

cast iron skillet with bundle of fresh lavender

How to Salvage Rusted Cast Iron

This garage sale cast iron skillet was cheap and covered in rust. Would you have bought it anyway or thought it was too far gone? Almost any piece of cast iron cookware can be cleaned up just like new.

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Perfect 4th of July Picnic on a Budget

You don’t have to spend a ton of money to have a beautiful picnic. This fun summer holiday is the perfect excuse to spend a little extra outdoor time with your friends and family. For just a few bucks, you can put together this impressive display that will be enjoyed by everyone.