Category Archives: Small Appliances

Small appliances for the Healthy Kitchen.

Do You Need to Use A Food Dehydrator?

Is It Best To Use a Food Dehydrator? Food dehydrators certainly do have some pros and perks. But then, so does using air and oven drying to dehydrate food. Let’s take a look at some of the pros and cons of dehydrators and other methods of drying food: 1. Using Dehydrators These neat machines look… Read More »

Benefits of Dehydrated Food

Benefits of Drying Foods Are you thinking about drying foods to preserve them? Just about every season has some food you can dry, and the variety of foods you can dry is amazing – from berries in the summer to wild game jerky in the fall. You can dry all kinds of vegetables. For instance… Read More »

Dehydrators are Great for Healthy Cooking

Do You Have a Dehydrator in Your Healthy Kitchen? There are so many benefits of using a food dehydrator to boost your health – and they’re easy-to-use and can save you money. You can dehydrate almost any type of food – veggies, fruit or meats – and reap the benefits in taste and nutrients. ==>… Read More »

Red KitchenAid Mini Mixers

Artisan Mini Mixers in RED If you like red and wanting one of the new Artisan mini mixers, you’re in luck! As you can see from the picture above, these mixers are available in two different shades of red, Empire Red and Hot Sauce Red. Other than the different color, they are the exact same… Read More »

Contour Silver Artisan Mini Mixer by KitchenAid

It’s no secret that KitchenAid is one of the top brands for stand mixers. Their Artisan line has been best sellers from the time they introduced it. KitchenAid KSM3311XCU Artisan Mini with Flex Edge Beater, Contour Silver, 3.5 Quart & The Artisan Mini Mixer Line Now there’s a new twist on the Artisans…. the Artisan… Read More »

KitchenAid Mini Artisan Stand Mixers for 2016

KitchenAid has some great new mixers. They’re smaller and lighter than any other series in their line. They are the… KitchenAid Artisan Mini Series! Available in 10 colors, you’re sure to find one that fits your kitchen decor. There’s a lot to love about these little stand mixers. They’ve got pizazz and they’ve got power!… Read More »

The Benefits Of A Rice Cooker

Brown rice is healthy for you but it takes a longer time to cook than the less healthy white rice.  I’ve found rice to be a little tricky to get just right, so I finally invested in a rice cooker.  Wish I’d done it sooner.  I really enjoy just measuring the rice and water, put… Read More »

Learn How To Use A Pressure Cooker Safely

It doesn’t take a genius to learn how to use a pressure cooker safely. If you buy one like the Presto 6 Quart Stainless Steel Pressure Cooker, it comes with several safety features built-in, making it easier and safer to use.

Just to help you remember how to use a pressure cooker safely, however, I offer “The Ten Commandments Of Pressure Cooker Safety.”