Did you know that copper can naturally resist bacteria? So can many brasses, which is one reason brass has been used on doorknobs and push plates for so long. So, how can this germ-fighting material be used in the kitchen? Here are a few ideas: More
Hands permeated by garlic and onion odors have never really bothered me; it's the smell of a good meal, after all! But for those of you who don't feel quite the same, here's a product you might want to try: Method Kitchen Hand Wash. More
Last week we talked about Homemade Green Cleaning Solutions for the Kitchen, but here's a post for those of you who prefer store-bought cleaners. See six of our favorite eco-friendly cleaning products after the jump and share your own recommendations in the comments. More
In the course of time in my kitchen, a few of my stainless steel pots and pans have picked up some baked-on spots and patches of discoloration. It’s normal, but not very pretty and it can gradually worsen over time. One pot in particular was becoming fairly stained, and a friend suggested I try a product called Bar Keepers Friend. More
With Fall in the air, it seems as though we're using more small appliances than ever and even though some of them aren't season specific, they're all getting a workout lately. From stand mixers to waffle makers, now is a great time to give your small appliances a once over — but do you really know how? More
Our sink sat lifeless, waiting for plumbing and a good cleaning!
A few months back, my husband and I moved into a building without plumbing. Since then I've learned that sometimes even the simple things like doing dishes — aren't so simple. As it turns out, my new favorite place to clean my dishware, isn't the sink and can actually double as a chair. Care to take a guess as to what it is? More