Ways to Conserve Water While Cooking

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Even after an extremely rainy December, I’m very conscious of my water usage since we’re still experiencing a drought in California.

While shorter showers are the first thing that come to mind for water conservation, don’t forget the other important room in the house that uses a lot of water — the kitchen!

This list of ways to limit water usage when cooking, like steaming rather than boiling, is great advice to everyone, even if you’re not living in a drought region.

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