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 Cook Brown Rice in a Rice Cooker [+Healthy Options]

Automatic rice cookers are popular. Here I look at how to cook brown rice in a rice cooker to get superbly cooked healthy results every time. Plus, some healthy options in rice cookers. Why is this important? Brown rice has nutritional benefits due to the bran and germ it contains. But it’s trickier to cook than … Read more

How Are Ceramic Cookware Made?

What is ceramic cookware made of? When we talk about ceramic cookware there are two types to mention. One is made of 100% ceramic and the other has a ceramic nonstick coating. Each has a particular process of production. The following looks at both. Ceramic is an inorganic (meaning no carbon) and non-metallic material that constitutes the material … Read more