Homemade in a Hurry: 15 Time-Saving Tips

Homemade in a Hurry: 15 Time-Saving Tips

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Anjali Prasertong
Dec 17, 2012
We are always looking for smart tips that help us save time and be a little more efficient in the kitchen. This year we shared some great ideas for choosing the fastest lane at the supermarket, prepping and cooking a week's worth of vegetables in one afternoon, and freezing smoothies in muffin tins for healthy sipping in minutes — plus 12 more tips to make cooking healthy, tasty meals a little more convenient. TOP ROW • 1 Time-Saving Tip: Freeze Smoothie Ingredients in Muffin Tins • 2 Smart Tip: How To Core a Head of Iceberg Lettuce in 3 Seconds • 3 Time-Saving Tip: Prep Juicer Ingredients • 4 Cook a Week of Vegetables in One Afternoon • 5 Cheap, Convenient & Better Than Canned: Freezer Beans MIDDLE ROW • 6 Smart Tip: Skip the Express Lane & Go For the Shortest Line at the Supermarket • 7 Oops! 6 Time-Wasting Mistakes You're Making in the Kitchen • 8 Quick & Easy Tip: Cut 15 Cherry Tomatoes in Half at Once! • 9 Make a Quick, Flavorful Vegetable Stock in Just 10 Minutes • 10 Smart Tip: Peel Fava Beans in Half the Time Using One Common Ingredient BOTTOM ROW • 11 4 Tips for Softening Butter, Fast! • 12 Time-Saving, Money-Saving Tip: Create a Default Grocery List • 13 Use a Heating Pad for a Quicker Bread Dough Rise • 14 Smart Tip: For Quicker, Cleaner Cooking, Make a Lid for Your Grill Pan • 15 Cinnamon Rolls in 20 Minutes: Parbake & Freeze Sweet Rolls Now
* * * Welcome to The Kitchn's Best of 2012 roundup! From December 17 through January 1 we are rounding up some of our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.
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