As a busy mom you are always looking for innovative solutions to get you through your day with minimal stress. You want to cook healthy meals for yourself and make sure your kids are well nourished too. Sometimes healthy eating can be a pain, with too much thought and preparation involved. There are so many awesome gizmos out there which will revolutionize your life in the kitchen; transforming your home life from panicked to prepared. With these gadgets even dad will want to help out with the cooking, as they are so easy to use and will help boost your energy levels for the whole day.
Note: Some links in this post are affiliate links, which means I receive a commission if you make a purchase. Affiliate relationships include, but are not limited to Amazon Associates, Walmart.com, and Etsy.
Coffee Is Calling!
Every mom can relate to that pounding head in the morning when you try and roll out of bed; you have hardly had a wink of sleep and you feel like you’ve been hit by a bus. You can’t start your morning properly until the cup of coffee has crossed your lips, then everything magically seems right again! Put a twist on your morning coffee and forget the sub-par standard you’ve grown used to over the years. Treat yourself to a luxurious cold brew coffee maker, or a teal Keurig, which will give you the instant hit of caffeine you need to get you through breakfast time or the school run. Buy yourself a reusable travel thermos too, so that you can have coffee on the go whenever you might need it. You will save money on expensive chain brands and the caffeine will be constantly flowing, just how you like it!
Juice ‘Til You Drop
The craze of juicing still isn’t over and if you haven’t got on board yet, there is still time. A juicer can be an amazing way for you to get the fruits and veggies into you and your kid’s bodies with minimal effort. Each morning prepare a delicious breakfast smoothie for you and your family. You will save a ton of time cooking and you will be nourishing your little ones for life.
Healthy eating can be such as drag; we are told so many conflicting pieces of advice that we just don’t know what to follow anymore. Regardless of all the faddy diets out there we all know that vegetables are always going to be good for us. So, if you haven’t got a spiralizer you need to get one. Vegetables such as butternut squash and zucchini can be spiralized into a spaghetti style called boodles or zoodles and will add nutritional value to each of your meals. There are so many recipes for zoodles online so you won’t be struggling for inspiration either.
There often isn’t time for cooking, but you don’t want to be relying on take out menus for the rest of your life. A super speedy way of preparing a nutritionally rich meal is by tossing all of your ingredients into a slow cooker. Let your new gadget do all of the work and make soups, casseroles and curries with under five minutes of preparation.
And we must not forget the amazing utensil options out there. Here are some of the popular ones…
- ground meat/potato masher
- pancake spatula
- strainer scoop
- pizza cutter
- dessert/lasagna slicer/server
- slotted spoon
- onion dicer
Stock up your kitchen with all of these new and exciting tools which will can act like your kitchen “fairy godmother”! You will soon find yourself with more time and energy, not to mention the boost in your immune system and nutritional intake!
Subscribe so you never miss a post.
Please share this post.
Join the newsletter
Subscribe to receive our latest articles and promotional content by email from NeededInTheHome