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Our New Grill

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  Thank you all for your thoughts and opinions on the different brands and types of grills last week. I really appreciated it and it helped in our search for  new grill. I posted last week on Facebook that I was having a bit of price shock when looking at grills. Part of the price shock was due to looking at grills nicer than what got destroyed […]

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Kitchen Essentials: Cookie Scoops

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I have had many people ask me how I get my cookies to look so uniform and exact. They think I spend a lot of time getting them the perfect size, but it is actually a really a simple trick. All I do is use today’s kitchen essential. In order to get perfectly sized cookies every time I use a cookie/ice cream scoop. I have several […]

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Kitchen Essentials: Kitchen Tongs

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Today’s kitchen essential is a simple one, but one I use all the time. This is an item that you can easily find for around $10 at just about any store that sells kitchen items. The kitchen essential I am talking about is kitchen tongs. Some of you may be wondering why exactly I consider these a kitchen essential. I consider these an essential, because […]

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Kitchen Thermometers

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  I know this series is called Lynn’s Kitchen Essentials, but today’s essential is a guest post by my sister Flora. Flora is a great cook. We have spent many hours on the phone talking about food and recipes. I was so glad that she agreed to guest post for me today. I love the item she picked for a kitchen essential. I could not agree with her more […]

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Kitchen Essentials – A Whisk

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Do we really need a whisk or any other kitchen gadget? No, probably not. We could definitely whip eggs, egg whites, pudding, or whipping cream with a fork. Many people in past generations have done that exact thing. However, as much as I like to cook, I do not enjoy spending hours, whisking something with a fork, when there is a better way to get […]

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Kitchen Essentials: A Crock Pot or Slow Cooker

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This kitchen essential is one that we probably all have. I think most kitchens today contain a slow cooker/crock pot and if you are like me you use it all the time. Crock pots make life in the kitchen so much easier. I love putting food in my crock pot first thing in the morning and then having dinner ready for me at the end of […]

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Kitchen Essentials-Wooden Spoons and Spatulas


Last week I posted on why I love my kitchen knives. This week my kitchen essential is several tools that are used all the time in my kitchen, but are much less expensive than my knives. Today I want to talk about wooden spoons and spatulas. If you haven’t guessed by now, I love kitchen gadgets, but I like useful gadgets. If a gadget is going to be […]

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Kitchen Essentials: Quality Kitchen Knives


When I started thinking about the most used tools in my kitchen, I immediately thought of my knives. There are many days that I do not use my mixer, my blender, or my crockpot, but rarely is there a day that I do not use my kitchen knives. I don’t even know how many times a day I use them, but I know it is […]

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