Use your tea strainer for more than just tea! Use it for dusting powdered sugar or straining something small like capers.
“Okra is the closest thing to nylon I’ve ever eaten. It’s like they bred cotton with a green bean. Okra, tastes like snot. The more you cook it, the more it turns into string.”
Keep plain (non-minty) dental floss in the kitchen for use in pinching off single cinnamon rolls or helping you to slice cake into layers.
“Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian; Wine and tarragon make it French; Soy sauce makes it Chinese; Garlic makes it good”
Next time you grill on charcoal or wood, take along a paper fan to help you stoke the coals and get optimal heat.
” I think every woman should have a blowtorch.”