Kitchen Tips & Answers to FAQs

I've created these articles to help you maintain your kitchen items at their best for longer. You'll find how-to articles and answers to frequently asked questions including how to care for, store, and use them, about their safety, and other tips and hints on improving performance.

How to Clean Enameled Cast Iron [Stains Away!]

Do you find your enameled cast iron pots and pans have discolored? They perform fine but they look a tad unsightly. Here’s how to clean enameled cast iron cookware and options on how to remove the staining. Why does enameled cast iron stain? The enamel surface of enameled cast iron wears and dulls with use … Read more

FREE Cooking Conversion Chart [Printable PDF – download it here]

Have you ever found a recipe with different measuring units to those you know? It can ruin a good cooking experience. But if you have a quick reference handy in the kitchen you’re smiling. Here’s my free cheat sheet… If you scroll to the bottom of this page you’ll find my printable cooking conversion chart … Read more

How to Remove Tea Stain From Cup Without Damaging It

How to clean a mug with tea stains? The easiest way to keep ceramic cups and mugs sparkling (removing tea or coffee stains) is to put them through the dishwasher. But the dishwasher can be harsh and it’s not the safest way to wash embellished mugs or cups. Safe options include salt, baking soda, and … Read more