I’m a kitchen gadget junkie. I long ago banned myself from Bed Bath and Beyond, Sonoma-Williams and Sur La Table. It is amazing how I walk into one of those places and suddenly I can’t live without some gadget I didn’t even know existed a minute ago.
I have a whole drawer of irresistible (and expensive) gadgets that I never use. Your basic waste of time and money. They sound good, but are hard to figure out and a nightmare to clean. BUT, every now and then, I stumble across some little, cheap gadget that makes life a whole lot easier. My latest find is the Adjust-A-Slice Mandoline. Picked it up at TruValue for the vast sum of $17.00. (more…)