What Is the Best Way to Air Out the Kitchen After Cooking?

Good Questions

Q: How do you scent your kitchen after cooking? Without a hood, we find our kitchen and much of our house smells like our dinner.

Any special stovetop stir-ups that are better than, say, a candle or spray?

Sent by Kim

Editor: Kim, some of us swear by cinnamon, and others do the old baking-soda-in-a-Crock-Pot trick. I try to open a window or even a door whenever things get really bad, and even turn on a box fan to aim shoo greasy smells outside.

Here are a few more ideas, too:

Help! Getting Rid of Lingering Food Smells

Readers, what are the best ways you've found to air out or freshen up a stinky kitchen?


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