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 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

How to Cook Brown Rice in a Pot or Dish [+ quick rice cooking guide]

You want to enjoy the health benefits of brown rice, right? Cooking it can be tricky. Brown rice is less processed with a bran layer so it’s healthier than white rice, but also a bit ‘chewy’ if not cooked properly. The following has four ways of easily cooking brown rice to get perfect tender results … Read more

Induction Cooktop Vs An Electric Cooktop Vs Gas

What’s good about induction cooktops vs the traditional types? If you’re researching info on a suitable new or replacement stove top, the following may help. Compared to most standard stovetops, induction cookers can have temperature settings numbering to double digits. This means finer adjustment of the heating, especially compared to gas cooktops. Induction cooking has … Read more