Hope you have some room in your cupboards. I’ve asked my friends for their favorite cheap kitchen gadgets, and I’ve also made a shopping list for myself.
1. Strawberry Corer
Ok, if you’re allergic to strawberries, I feel bad for you. But this thing is awesome!
$1.98 from Amazon. (You can usually find some at a local dollar store too!)
2. Milk Frother
I mean, who doesn’t like some froth on their milk?
PRODUCT from Ikea for $2.79.
3. Red Pan Scraper
This one is new to me, but will definitely pack a couple next time I am at Crate&Barrel. I tend to sauté a lot… and Dmitry does the dishes, so I think he will appreciate this tool even more than I.
$1.95 from Crate&Barrel
4. Food Bag Clips
So simple, but seriously so useful!
$4.43 on Amazon.
5. Pizza Cutter
Did you know you can also use it to cut lettuce, sandwiches, noodles, brownies? Well, you do now!
$5 on Amazon with Prime Shipping!
6. Tortilla Warmer
You better be prepared for your next Cinco de Mayo party with warm tortillas! They sell them at HEB for $5! Or you can get one online for $4.39.
7. Watermelon Slicer
Works like a charm and perfect for summer!
$2.39 from Amazon.
8. Spaghetti Measurer
A tool that measures the appropriate serving size of spaghetti per person??? SUPER handy! And who knew what an actual serving size was?
$3.95 from Amazon.
9. Silicone Spatula
Silicone spatulas are the best! Nothing sticks to them and they don’t scratch the pans.
$4.99 from Amazon.
10. Egg Timer
This is my personal favorite! So easy to use, and you have the perfect hard or soft boiled egg every time!
$2.25 from Amazon.
11. Pineapple Corer
This is Dmitry’s favorite. We picked one up for free from HEB when we bought a pineapple, but you can get yours for $4.42 from Amazon.
12. Angled Measuring Cup
People swear that it’s a lot easier than using measuring cups and it seems to be more accurate too!
$4.99 from Amazon and Prime Shipping available!