A well-stocked kitchen should be everyone’s cup of tea but it’s surprising that so many people just do not buy all the necessary items for their kitchen. Apart from covering the item itself, most people do not understand what quantities they need for each kitchen item.
I have lived with roommates before and there were times there were no spoons, a shortage of plates, forks, knives or something else. To think that five people living in a house could not get it together is kind of crazy.
Adulting is real and we definitely need to get the basics in our homes right. The kitchen is often the ignored part of a home, especially with single adults like myself. More often than not, we end up ordering food or cooking using one pot or pan, one mug, one glass, and a plate.
A lot of people believe that the utensils and equipment that you stock your kitchen with kind of push you to use the kitchen more often and consume healthier home-cooked meals. Making full use of your kitchen can really enhance your lifestyle through food choices and also overall make you a better cook to treat your guests.
To help you think out of the box and beyond the basics, below is a list of five things every self-respecting adult needs in their kitchen.
A Quality Blender
Now, you may think everyone has this but if you live your parents still, trust me a lot of young adults do not invest in having a quality hand blender or mixer. It is unfortunate for people that do not have this item in the kitchen because it is extremely useful in all aspects of prepping and cooking food.
A blender can be used to take care of juicing, making pastes while cooking, creating powders, making milkshakes and what not. Think about a utility item that does so much it can encourage you to cook your own meals by making things easy for you.
For any adult, a good quality blender is a must-have item and one should never do without one.
I mean, who doesn’t throw steak dinners right? Don’t be fooled by the name though. Steak knives are not only classy and meant for a steak dinner but also useful for cutting through many other items.
Usually, good quality steak knives have a great blade that can help cut … Read the rest