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    35 Probably Life-Changing Kitchen Products That’ll Save You Money In The Long Run

    Time to stop spending your entire paycheque on takeout.

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    1. A pack of magical Freshpaper sheets that will keep your breads and pastries from going bad right after you buy them. They're also biodegradable, compostable, and recyclable, so you won't be creating unnecessary waste.

    2. A set of plant-based scrub sponges made from cacti (yep, actual cacti). They only cost a little more than the sponges you'd buy at the grocery store, but they'll last a lot longer.

    3. A set of zip-sealed sandwich bags designed so that you can use them over and over again. They're leakproof, so you can store everything from apple sauce to salad dressing in 'em.

    4. A set of silicone baking mats that'll save you from buying rolls and rolls of parchment paper. They’ll keep food from sticking to your pans without the help of cooking spray, and they’re super easy to clean.

    5. A set of flexible silicone lids that you can stretch over bowls to seal in flavour. It comes with six different sizes that fit everything from cans of tuna to giant mixing bowls.

    6. A microwave popcorn bowl that requires zero oil, so all you need is kernels. Reviewers love how they no longer create extra waste with popcorn bags and say it's super easy to clean and use.

    7. A fridge-friendly container set that uses ventilated lids to keep all of your pre-cut produce fresher for longer. Now you won't have to throw all your fruits and veggies in the compost because you're a slow eater.

    8. A roll of cheese storage paper that regulates humidity to keep your favourite bries, havartis, and cheddars from getting too moist or too dry. Reviewers say it keeps cheese tasting fresh and combats mould like nothing else.

    9. A set of bestselling silicone cupcake liners so that you can satisfy your sweet tooth without buying anything wrappers. They're also great for whipping up individual omelets and egg bites, if you like prepping your breakfasts in advance.

    10. A roll of machine washable bamboo sheets that are stronger and more absorbent than typical paper towels. They're soft enough to wipe your face with, so you can use them in place of washcloths, too.

    11. A bottle emptying kit that'll help you get at every last drop of your barbecue sauce, salad dressing, marinade, and everything in between. It fits most plastic standard screw-top bottles, so you don't need to stress about sizing.

    12. A set of reusable Keurig cups so you can brew your favourite beans in single portions. Reviewers say that they're easy to clean and will help you keep you from spending some serious cash on coffee.

    13. Or a glass cold brew maker, if iced coffee is more your thing. The filter can handle even the finest ground coffee, and you can use it for iced tea, too.

    14. A pack of mouldable, reusable Bees Wraps that'll eliminate your need for cling film. Just use the heat of your hands to put them into action.

    15. A pack of bestselling nut milk bags that you can use to strain your non-dairy milks and juices in the comfort of your own home. Reviewers love how these have a tight weave, so little to no pulp gets through.

    16. An avocado seed sprouting ring that'll help you turn your pits into trees. Guac costs extra? NBD, you have plenty at home now, thanks to this bad boy.

    17. And an petite airtight container that'll keep your guacamole fresh for days, so you don't waste a perfectly good batch of chip dip. Kiss the days of brown guac buh-byeeee.

    18. A salad chopper and bowl, because it's time to stop spending your paycheck on pricey premade caesars, cobbs, and Waldorfs. It can cut through cheese, veggies, fruit, and lettuce, so you can craft the perfect healthy meal with ease.

    19. An Instant Pot that'll eliminate your need for a ton of your single-use gadgets and generally make your meal prepping adventures a breeze. It's also great for people who love homecooked meals, but hate the process of cooking.

    20. A microwave egg cooker that makes a fluffy lil' omelet that's the perfect size for an English muffin, so you won't have to pay big bucks for a breakfast sammy ever again. You can use it to poach and scramble, too, if that's more your style.

    21. Or a breakfast sandwich maker if you're feeling a little fancier. The instructions are simple: pile in the ingredients, let them cook for a few minutes, then slide out the plates to assemble the sandwich.

    22. A Click and Grow garden that'll have you feeling like a seasoned botanist while barely lifting a finger. If you want to save big bucks on organic produce at the farmers market, this will do the trick.

    23. A BuzzFeed Tasty seasoning kit that'll inspire you to cook meals instead of ordering takeout every night. These blends are packed with flavour and will save you from buying a ton of different single spices to create your own bespoke blends.

    24. A 20-piece set of latched storage containers that'll keep your pantry essentials from going prematurely stale. They take up a lot less space than the boxes and bags they're packaged in and will make your cupboards look like Pinterest goals.

    25. A meal-planning journal with stickers and labels that you can use to plot out your meals days (or weeks!) in advance, so you never overbuy at the grocery store. It has space to record what you'll be eating, your meal prep strategy, and your weekly shopping list.

    26. A stackable bento box that has two levels and comes with a divider, so you can customize it to fit your meal perfectly. It's so sleek and stylish that it'll probs inspire you to bring your lunch instead of buying it.

    27. A petite herb keeper that will help your cilantro, basil, parsley, and more last for up to ten days longer than they normally would. If you struggle with eating all your herbs before they go bad, you probably need this.

    28. A pair of vacuum seal wine stoppers, in case you don't finish every last drop. These can keep your wine fresh for up to ten days, so you can take your sweet time polishing it off and won't have to keep buying more bottles.

    29. A collapsible bread box that adjusts to fit your loaf perfectly and will keep it fresher for longer. The lid also folds down to act as a cutting board, so you don't need to create additional dishes when you want a piece of toast.

    30. A stainless steel kitchen bar that'll remove smelly cooking odours from your hands and won't melt down like regular soap, so you can use it over and over again. You don't even need water to make it work!

    31. A dual-ended melon baller so you never have to buy premade fruit salad again. One reviewer says it can also be used on potatoes, if you love a good BBQ side dish.

    32. A stainless steel pasta measurer so you won't accidentally cook extra portions of pasta. Now you won't be eating leftover noodles for days (unless you want to).

    33. A pre-seasoned cast iron pan that'll last you a lifetime of searing, sautéing, baking, broiling, braising, and frying. Reviewers are impressed by how it actually gets better over time and how sturdy it is.

    34. A personal-sized Ninja blender that has the power to crush through whole fruits, vegetables, and ice within seconds. Now you can make your own protein shake instead of spending $15 at your local smoothie bar (no shade, we've all been there).

    35. And finally, a family-size air fryer that'll give you all the joys of fried food without even hitting up a drive-thru. It will crisp up your food in less time than it takes to preheat your oven — and it shuts off automatically, so you don’t have to worry about overcooking.

    You thinking about all the money you're about to save:

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