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    42 Things For Anyone Who Spends Basically All Their Time In The Kitchen

    Because let's face it, the kitchen really is the best room in the house.

    1. These magical heavy-duty cleaning wipes that remove everything from grease to ink stains with zero water required. It's also formulated with aloe and vitamin E so it's gentle on your skin.

    The canister of wipes sitting next to a messy microwave

    2. A cute binder so you'll have a place to store all of your family's favorite recipes... or those concoctions you've recently stumbled upon on TikTok.

    The binder in a floral design

    3. An anti-fatigue floor mat that can help alleviate back and foot pain while standing for long periods of time. If you spend your nights hand-washing an endless pile of dishes, this is basically a must-have.

    A model standing on the mat bare-footed

    4. An expandable spice rack so you can actually see the massive collection of seasonings you've somehow accumulated over the years.

    The U-shaped rack placed inside a cabinet with spices neatly organized on top of it

    5. A spinning display rack for the spices you reach for the most, which is way more elegant than simply sitting them on top of the stove.

    Spices sitting in spinning spice rack

    6. A 7-in-1 Instant Pot because, yes, it actually lives up to the hype. Whether you're slow cooking your favorite soup or looking to whip up some homemade yogurt, this magical pot does it all.

    7. A pair of handheld scrapers that will make your cast iron pans look as good as the day you bought them.

    8. A BuzzFeed Tasty wall calendar filled with unique, easy meal ideas (and mouth-watering photos) so you won't get stuck eating the same thing over and over again.

    9. A bottle of Bar Keepers Friend that will clean basically anything in your kitchen and bathroom. Need to spruce up your sink? Bring some life back to your old tarnished silverware? This will definitely do the trick.

    10. A set of four bamboo utensils with a matching holder that will be a major upgrade to all of the flimsy spatulas and spoons you've been using for far too long.

    Set of four bamboo utensils placed in matching holder

    11. All-natural bottle cleaning tablets to help remove stains and odors from any water bottles or coffee tumblers that you've left unwashed for an embarrassingly long time. It happens.

    Reviewer before-and-after photos showing the rust-colored interior of a stainless steel bottle restored to a brand new state after soaking with the tablet

    12. A sleek utensil that looks like a simple spatula, but it's actually so much more. You can use it as a slotted spoon, spatula, turner and it even features an edge that's perfect for light slicing and dicing.

    13. An ice cube tray with a lid so your ice never absorbs any freezer odors. Plus, you won't have to worry about spilling any water after you refill it!

    Hand placing sealed ice cube tray into freezer

    14. A powerful blender that can handle the toughest ingredients with ease. You'll be whipping up your own chunky salsas and fresh nut butters in no time.

    15. A set of leak-proof storage containers you can pop right in the microwave, because you shouldn't have to dirty extra dishes just to enjoy leftovers.

    Three clear glass food storage containers stacked on top of each other with various foods inside

    16. An absolutely massive 32-piece cookware set that comes with everything from pots and pans to utensils and measuring cups. You'll get basically everything you need for under $50!

    The 32-piece cookware set laid out on table

    17. A set of fridge bins to add some order to your chaotic mess of groceries. And because you'll be able to actually see all your food, you might just end up using that bag of lettuce before it goes bad!

    Reviewer photo showing the inside of a fridge organized using the bins

    18. A cold brew maker that's so easy to use and will turn your own kitchen into your new favorite (and much less expensive) coffee shop.

    19. A magnetic knife and utensil holder to free up some counter space and wow everyone who steps foot in your kitchen.

    The wall-mounted stainless-steel strip holding up a set of knives and whisk

    20. A cooktop cleaning kit that will tackle tough stains and make your stove looks shiny enough for the pages of Architectural Digest.

    Reviewer photo showing a cooktop before and after using the cleaning kit

    21. A sous vide precision cooker by the makers of the beloved Instant Pot so you'll never have to worry about under or overcooking your food ever again.

    The sous vide cooker, featuring a digital display

    22. A motion-sensor trash can that opens with a simple wave of your hand. It's especially perfect now that we've all become a bit more diligent about hand hygiene — plus, you'll feel like you're living in 3021.

    The stainless steel trash can

    23. A pack of cleaning tablets because your dishwasher is probably way dirtier than you imagine. These will break down lime and mineral build-up so your dishes come out looking as sparkly as they do in all those dish soap commercials.

    24. A digital food thermometer that gives an instant reading, so you can rest assured that your meats are cooked to the perfect temperature.

    The red thermometer with its stainless steel reading needle inserted into a roasted turkey

    25. A stoneware utensil and tablet holder so you can pull up a Tasty recipe and follow along with ease.

    The utensil holder, featuring a convenient notch specially designed to fit a tablet

    26. A roll-up dish-drying rack that's a major space saver and surprisingly multifunctional. It can also be used as a trivet mat on your countertop or simply as a way to turn your sink into some extra counter space when you're cooking. My fellow tiny apartment dwellers, rejoice!

    The rack unfurled over a sink, with several glasses drying on top of it

    27. A lid holder caddy so you can start stacking all of your tupperware containers together and save some sacred storage space.

    Food storage lids neatly placed in organizer

    28. A multipurpose stand that's basically the helpful kitchen assistant you never knew you needed. Not only will it prop open plastic bags, but it also doubles as a sleek drying stand for bottles and glassware.

    29. A two-stage electric knife-sharpener to add some life back into those dull blades that you've owned for longer than you'd like to admit.

    Hands running a knife through the small sharpener

    30. A Kitchenaid stand mixer that will become your new best friend from the first moment you use it. It can handle everything from thick bread dough to creamy cake batter — and let's face it, it will just look so good on your countertop.

    Kitchenaid Artisan Stand Mixer in the shade aqua sky

    31. A hanging garbage bag holder so you can easily dispose of your scraps without having to walk over to the trash can every single time.

    The holder with a plastic bag attached, which is hung up on an under-sink cabinet door

    32. An automatic pan stirrer for when you get distracted by a text message when you should be continuously stirring your homemade pasta sauce.

    The three-pronged stirrer in a pan

    33. A spill stopper so you can finally turn your back for one second without worrying about your pot of pasta boiling over and making a mess everywhere.

    The flower-shaped spill stopper in red

    34. An organizer tray that will keep all of your silverware in its proper place, because not every drawer should be a junk drawer.

    The tray with slanted slots to separate the utensils

    35. A set of plastic storage containers to keep your produce tasting fresh for much longer. If you constantly find yourself tossing out strawberries you totally forgot you bought, these containers will basically pay for themselves.

    BuzzFeeder's before-and-after photo showing results of storing produce in storage container

    36. A vacuum sealer that will pair nicely with a sous vide — or you can simply use it for safely storing leftovers (or the other half of an avocado!) for longer periods of time.

    37. A genius brush and squeegee combo so you can swipe all your countertop messes directly into the sink. It even has a built-in ledge so you can hang it when not in use.

    38. A knife block set that will let everyone know you mean business in the kitchen. It comes with six high-quality steel knives that will tackle all your slicing needs — and look good doing it.

    Three steel knives next to wood storage box

    39. A set of stove counter gap covers, because you'd be surprised at how many stray crumbs make their way in that space between your stove and countertop.

    40. A nifty strainer that attaches to the side of your pot so you'll never burn yourself while awkwardly straining into a colander ever again!

    The strainer attached to a pot, which allows the water to drain while keeping pasta in place

    41. A rotating utensil holder so you can spin away and grab whatever you need. Sometimes the simplest kitchen gadgets are truly the most helpful.

    The utensil holder in stainless steel with a rubber bottom

    42. And a game-chaning pan and pot lid organizer, because reaching for your favorite cookware shouldn't feel like playing a game of Jenga in your cabinet.

    You, showing off your skills in the kitchen:

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