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    Updated on Feb. 20, 2020. Posted on Feb. 20, 2020

    23 Things That'll Give Your Kitchen A Grown-Up Makeover

    The kind of stuff that says, "Yeah, I cook herb-crusted salmon in this kitchen." ๐Ÿ’…

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    1. A set of heat-resistant cooking tools that are not only an aesthetic dream, they're also non-stick and multifunctional. The silicone heads mean none of your pots will be left with unsightly scratches. You'll have a utensil for scooping and tossing whatever you want.

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    Get a set of 10 utensils on Amazon Canada for $32.99+ (available in three colours).

    2. Some indexed plastic cutting boards, because it's difficult to not cross-contaminate food when there's only one surface. These labelled boards are just *chef's kiss* when it comes to managing that. They stack together in their case, so you won't even have to worry about clutter!

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    They have non-slip bottoms, meaning you won't have to fear any slippery accidents while working with sharp knives.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $64.99+ (available in three sizes and five styles).

    3. A stylish and compact wooden corkscrew and bottle opener that's an upgrade from the fridge magnet you've been using since college. It won't take up space in your kitchen and will come to the rescue any time you want to pop a bottle of red or white.

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    It also has a bottle opener and a little serrated cutter for all your little travel needs.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.97.

    4. This silicone utensil rest that's perfect if you hate how messy your counter gets after a cook sesh. It collects all the grease and gravy that would otherwise pool on your counter, and makes post-cooking clean-up a breeze.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $15.49+ (available in three colours, two sizes, and two sets).

    5. And if your countertop's already chipped or stained from curry or wine spills, this white marble self-adhesive film will affordably transform it into something more deluxe and new in minutes.

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    It's simple to install, comes in a variety of sizes, and won't leave sticky residue if you decide to remove it. Reviewers say it's also very durable!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.44+.

    6. A 14-piece mirror-polished steel knife set that'll cater to all your daily food prepping needs. It comes with a knife sharpener, kitchen shears, and a knife block to store everything safely so there aren't rogue blades rolling around in your drawer.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $58. Also available in a 22-piece set.

    7. Or a colourful stainless steel knife set that'll make you feel like an intergalactic star chef every time you prepare a meal. They're super sharp and have a non-stick coating, so they'll glide right through fruits, veggies, or meat. Grown-ups can be playful, too!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $69.95. You can also pick up colourful knife covers for this set here.

    8. A small bowl that can be clipped on top of your kitchen drawer to catch all the food waste from your veggies. It can hold up to eight cups of stuff. Composting will be a cinch!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.40.

    9. A collapsible and extendable colander that'll make washing veggies and straining pasta an easy, breezy task. It fits over sinks any size, is dishwasher safe, and will neatly fit in your kitchen because it folds flat.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99. Available in four colours.

    10. A stylish set of kitchen utensils that stack up vertically and neatly on their magnetic stand, saving you a lot of counter real estate. It has five cooking tools that are the perfect basic package for all your flipping and stirring needs.

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    They're dishwasher safe, too.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $37.88+ (available in three colours).

    11. A ten-piece set of airtight containers that'll help you store grains, candy, pasta, and even fresh ingredients in a more organized and space-conserving way.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $94.95. Also available in a set of five.

    12. A stainless steel mould that lets you make dumplings, ravioli, potstickers, pierogies, dumplings, or momos in seconds. You don't have to know the art of sealing dumplings closed to enjoy them! Just make a ton in one go and put 'em in your freezer to enjoy all month.

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    Reviewers love how much time it saves them, and that the dough doesn't stick to or snag on the mould.

    Get the three-inch dumpling maker on Amazon Canada for $15.99. Available in two other sizes.

    13. A suspended metal storage basket, so you can make use of under-shelf space in a refreshing and stylish way.

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    It's a blessing especially if you're short and reaching for stuff in the back of cabinets feels like an upper-body workout. Reviewers say installation is super easy and all you need to do is just slide it onto the shelf. It's also lightweight, easy to clean, and dust proof.

    Get a set of two on Amazon Canada for $35.99.

    14. A handheld electric frother that will give you the most luxurious homemade beverages ever. It makes any ordinary cappuccino look and taste like cafe quality.

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    Reviewers who have tried other frothers say this is the best, especially for the price. All you have to do is press one button! It needs three AAA batteries to function, so get some here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.97.

    15. A set of funky porcelain bowls that'll create a gorgeous spread on your dining table, whether it's for dinner or snacks. They're just deep enough to hold stews and soups, or serve rice!

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    Get a set of six on Amazon Canada for $29.02.

    16. An little steam cleaner that'll steam up your microwave, softening all the bits of food stuck inside it and making them a breeze to clean.

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    Just fill it up with vinegar and water, and microwave for seven minutes. For added freshness, add a few drops of lemon juice. Wipe all the crud away, and put it in the dishwasher.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $5.89.

    17. A handmade natural bamboo charcuterie board that you can whip out every time you're having a party or date night in. This one has a slide-out drawer for four cutting and serving utensils.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $49.99.

    18. A silicone guard that'll prevent hot oil, gravy, or soup from splattering all over your stovetop and counter when you're cooking with an uncovered pan. It's especially useful if you like frying things but hate cleaning up after.

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    It's compatible with ten-inch pans and is dishwasher safe.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $28.02.

    19. But if you have a soiled and grimy stovetop already, this magic cleaning pad will wipe away stubborn crud without additional cleaners. Just water will do!

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    These will last through a heavy cleaning session because they're extra thick.

    Get a pack of 20 from Amazon for $30.79.

    20. Some bestselling silicone baking mats, so you can protect your baking trays from getting too crusty to wash post-baking without needing to buy parchment paper ever again! You don't even have to use cooking spray on these.

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    Get them on Amazon Canada for $19.29.

    21. A handy tool for measuring pasta that'll help you make just the perfect portion you need to go with your sauce, so you don't end up with a container of extra plain spaghetti in your fridge ever again.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.97.

    22. A cabinet turntable that'll help you beautifully organize your sauces in your fridge or on your countertop. You can also use it on the dining table because it's also kinda stylish.

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    Get a nine-inch tray on Amazon Canada for $7.99 (also available in 12-inch and 18-inch).

    23. And finally, a non-slip fridge liner that'll make cleaning your fridge less of a nightmare, so you have no excuse to avoid it. Trust me, anyone can see that crusty berry smoothie spill on level two from a week ago.

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    It can be cut to fit the exact areas you want to cover, and the best part is it's reusable, so you can just dust and wash it and slip it right back in.

    Get a pack of six from Amazon Canada for $14.99.

    You with your ~grown~ new kitchen things:

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