6 Awesome Cooking Gadgets & Tools to Save You Time, Money – Make Healthy Delicious Meals

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Today’s kitchen scene represents quite a different picture than it did 100 years ago. Back then, home life revolved around extended time spent in the kitchen. These days, we want to spend as little time as possible there. And creators of cooking gadgets and tools are cashing in at every turn to make it happen.

Browse through Amazon.com or any home goods store, and you’ll discover more kitchen gadgets and tools than you ever thought existed. But before you accumulate an expensive clutter of kitchen tools you will never really use, ask yourself: which ones are truly worth the investment, and which ones actually cost you more in the long run?

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The Veggie Spiral Slicer: How to Turn Healthy Everyday Veggies Into Tasty Veggie Noodles [Infographic]


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Pasta with a twist

Almost everyone loves pasta but with the growing consciousness over too many carbs, some people have tried to stay away from the noodles. But today I have some good news for you. Someone figured out a way to turn healthy vegetables into delicious pasta. Enter the veggie spiral slicer.

Almost any vegetable can be used to make pasta, but the best ones are firm and long. All kinds of creative names have been assigned to these veggie noodles. Boodles, Poodles, Toodles and Coodles. Named for broccoli, parsnip, turnips, and carrots respectively.
It’s good for

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The Different Types of Cutlery Kitchen Knives And How to Use Them [Infographic]


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Go into any kitchen and chances are you will find some knives. Cutlery Kitchen knives are like any other tool that you may own. For every job, there is a specific tool meant to perform the task.

All knives are pretty much constructed the same way. You have a blade and you have a handle. Higher quality knives will feature the steel running all the way through the handle. This is known as a “full tang.”

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Should You Invest in a Food Processor?


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If you’ve spent time ogling the shiny food processors in various kitchen stores or on your Internet machine, you are probably wondering whether you should invest in one. We see some of the smaller kitchen appliances as essential – the microwave, the coffee maker, the toaster and so on – but the food processor? Is it an investment you should make?

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KitchenAid KFP164216 Pro Line vs Breville BFP800XL/A Sous Chef Food Processor

KitchenAid KFP164216 Pro Line vs Breville BFP800XL/A Sous Chef Would you pay $400 for a home food processor?

How about $600?

The Breville Sous Chef cost $400 and the new KitchenAid Pro Line is going to set you back $600.

Food processors and blenders these day are costing more than some larger appliances. Heck I paid under $600 for my GE 18 c.u fridge that I bought last year.

I recently took a close (very close) look at the KitchenAid KFP164216 Pro Line vs Breville BFP800XL/A Sous Chef food processor. These two models come with multiple work bowls and lots of well designed touches. But which one offers you the best combination of price and features?

Update: The KitchenAid KFP164216 Pro Line is now the KitchenAid KFP1642CA Pro Line 16-cup Food Processor

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Cuisinart FP-14DC Elite Collection Food Processor Review

Cuisinart-FP-14DC-Elite-Collection-Food-ProcessorIt runs like a champ with lots of usable options and features plus great customer feedback. But can you look forward to many years of happy processing with it? My Cuisinart FP-14DC Elite Collection food processor review takes a thorough look at this model, so you can add it to your must have list or buy it if it has what you’re looking for.

If you’re like most people food processor shopping, you’ve probably been researching and looking for weeks or even months to find just the perfect model for you. My best advice to you is to get the best machine your budget can afford and make sure it has all of the features you need and would use.

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Revealed: 3 Little-Known Ways to Save Big on Amazon

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I am excited to let you in on my secret.

You already know that Amazon.com, the web’s largest retailer usually has the best prices on products.

But did you also know Amazon has online coupons?

And warehouse deals?

And various markdowns and special deals?

Just waiting for you to snatch up. Here’s your opportunity to get deep discounts on things you were going to buy anyway.

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Make Healthful, Delicious Food For Your Baby – With a Food Processor


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Your baby. How much you love her fat little cheeks and her tiny feet and her perfect nose and…well, all of her. You want to feed her only the healthiest of food – after all, you are responsible for her well being. There is an essential tool that should sit on all kitchen counters of homes where a baby lives: a food processor. Why is this appliance a good choice for preparing food for your baby?

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