10 kitchen gadgets under $10 you need now
One of two things is about to happen. 1) You'll click through this list and instantly go to Amazon to buy these products or 2) You'll leave wishing you had these gadgets already. Prepare yourself for an ideal kitchen setup, on the cheap.
1. Pie crust shield
2. Something to help you transfer chopped goods
No more using your knife or trying to carry the cutting the board to the pot, pan, or bowl. No more trying to keep chopped ingredients from falling everywhere. This is so simple, yet genius.
3. A 3-in-1 avocado utensil
People love their avocados and guac. Get this crafty 3-in-1 tool and you'll be in guac heaven.
4. Standing sandwich bag clips
You only have two hands when you're alone in the kitchen, despite sometimes needing four. These bag holders will change your life.
5. A pair of claws to hold your cooking utensils
It's always awkward trying to find the right place to set down a saucy spoon. No more!
6. One peeler to rule them all
It attaches to your hand, for Pete's sake. Why didn't someone invent this sooner?
7. De-core your pineapple sans frustration
If you own one of these gadgets, you don't have to think twice about all the work that goes into prepping the pineapple for consumption. This will save you time and get you a lot less sticky than alternative methods.
8. Finally, a colander for most cans
Say goodbye to using the lids to drain juice from canned goods; and while you're at it. This is easier and much less dangerous.
9. An ice cube tray not subject to freezer laws
This tray if a must have if your fridge/freezer doesn't have an ice dispenser. It fits in tight crevices — horizontal or vertical — and will make you proud of all those hours you spent playing Tetris as a child.
10. A quick and efficient knife sharpener
Time to ressurrect those dull blades. This little gadget will keep you cutting and chopping long term.