If you love to cook but patience isn’t your strong suit, kitchen appliances and utensils that cut corners and speed things along should fill your kitchen. May we suggest you add these multi-blade herb scissors to your arsenal? Finely cut rosemary, chives, basil, etc. without any pesky (and dangerous!) knife-work. Better grab ‘em before they’re gone — chop chop! [$9.99, Kitchen & Company]
As we wrap up Every Woman Needs month here at The Frisky, let’s talk about some of the most basic — and often overlooked — things every woman needs to be able to do in her own space. Whether you live in a teeny tiny apartment or a sprawling estate; coupled or single, here is a list of important skills and tasks to have in your repertoire. Please feel free share other ideas in the comments! Keep reading »
All salad lovers know that the most challenging part of making the perfect salad is dressing it. It’s hard to dress your lettuce appropriately with traditional bottle dressings. You are always running the risk of ruining your greens. No one wants to eat a salad that is either drenched or dry. The Misto gourmet olive oil sprayer allows you to spritz your salad just right. You just fill the can with your favorite EVOO, pump and mist away. Never again will your salad show up to the dinner table dressed inappropriately.
Let’s face it, the last thing you want do in the morning is make your bed. In fact, there are a number of excuses we tell ourselves: It’s just going to get messy again. It’s difficult to do if you have a loft-style or bunk bed. It’s ultimately inconsequential. You could get into bed faster at night if you didn’t. The list goes on…
But since we’re all striving for a cleaner, more organized and balanced life, we’ve culled together six reasons why making your bed is worth the extra effort.
Time. Although it may seem like you’re losing precious minutes, you could actually save more time if you get up and make your bed immediately. You’ll save time used constantly pushing the snooze button since you won’t want to go back to sleep and ruin perfectly straight sheets. The hardest part, though, is actually getting out of bed. And, seriously, it takes less than five minutes to do. Read more…
Cookies and milk are an American staple. So why has no one ever thought of this before? This mug makes serving up your favorite treat a one handed feat! Now you can have a free hand to command the remote, text your man, or play words with friends. Why stop at milk? Go wild and enjoy some tea and biscuits or coffee and biscotti. Hell, why not wine and cheese? The possibilities for drinks and their snack accompaniments are endless! [$22, Etsy]