13 Time-Saving Kitchen Gadgets

Everyone needs a few kitchen shortcuts. We've gathered 13 items that will save you time in the kitchen, and maybe your sanity too.

Herb Scissors

5 snips at once... fresh cut herbs galore in seconds.

Garlic Press

Don't go for the jarred stuff when you can mince garlic in a snap.

Lemon Lime Juicer

Slice the fruit in half, pop it in the juicer and fresh squeezed juice in no time. No worries about pits or hard to clean juicers.

Immersion Blender

Bend, chop, grind and whip smaller items with this easy tool. Makes pureeing soups a breeze.

3-in-1 Avocado Slicer

Cuts through the skin, pits and slices the avocado. Guacamole in no time.

Greens and Herb Stripper

Strip herbs and greens in seconds. Great for fresh herbs, like rosemary, thyme, oregano, and greens like kale, chard, and collard greens.

Bench Scraper

Move diced items from a cutting board, quickly slice and bake cookies or portion off dough. It's not just for making bread!

Can Colander

Strain tuna, vegetables, beans and other canned items by popping this over the opened can.

Egg Slicer

Makes slicing eggs for salad super easy. But you can also use it to easily slice smaller mushrooms, strawberries and soft cheese too!

Lid Opener

You'll never have to bang that jar on the counter again. Place this on the lid, give a tug and the jar opens easily.

Flexible Cutting Boards

Dice, mince and slice on the cutting board, bend and dump items into the bowl.

Splatter Guard

Keep the stove and counter top clean with a splatter guard. The silicone design makes it easy to clean. It doubles as a trivet too.

Collapsible Measuring Cups

Saves space and time... no more worries about where to store measuring spoons and cups. Folded, they'll fit neatly in a drawer and take up no space.

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Billie Reece - Jan 16, 2017
Great ideas. Been a "housewife" for over 60 years... still love to find new ways to do things. Billie Reece
Cheryl Gentz - Jan 14, 2017
Thank you so much, I never thought of using some of these kitchen gadgets for the ways hat you have illustrated ...... Yes !!! .......
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