Shopping·Posted on Dec 21, 201629 Products That Will Make Cooking At Home So Much EasierBye bye, takeout!by Maitland QuitmeyerBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Jenny Chang / BuzzFeed We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. 1. A cooker that makes fluffy rice right in the microwave. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $14.36. 2. A splatter-proof cookbook stand that keeps the recipe legible and grease-free. amazon.com amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $24.99. 3. Flexible measuring cups that make pouring ingredients (wet and dry) so much easier. containerstore.com Get them from The Container Store for $4.99+. 4. A pre-seasoned cast iron pan that'll be your new go-to when you just don't know what to have for dinner. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $7.99+. Available in nine different sizes. Not sure what to make? Try one of these recipes. Ellie Sunakawa / BuzzFeed 5. A sectioned frying pan that makes cooking a full meal in one pan ridiculously simple. amazon.com amazon.com 🙌 And only ONE pan to wash. 🙌Get it from Amazon for $50.99. 6. An app-controlled Crock Pot that does all the work for you (while you're AT work). amazon.com amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $129.99. 7. A greens stripper that takes most of the chore out of eating kale. amazon.com Other than the chore of, ya know, eating a salad.Get it from Amazon for $7.95. 8. A pair of herb scissors that make adding extra fresh flavor to recipes a no brainer. amazon.com Get them from Amazon for $11.99. 9. A steamer that makes healthy fish, poultry, shellfish, veggies (and even dumplings!) in no time flat. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $29.99. 10. A one-hand salad spinner that'll keep washed greens fresh and crisp in your fridge for days. amazon.com amazon.com Makes the perfect side to you dinner in no time at all.Get it from Amazon for $29.95. 11. A cheery plastic guard that'll protect the fingers of even the most inept chopper. accessorygeeks.com Get it from Amazon for $1.91 or Accessory Geeks for $4.99. 12. A refillable mister that'll season your food and pans — saving you oil (and money) in the meantime. amazon.com amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $9.99. 13. An infusing ball that lets you add flavor to soups, stews, and sauces without having to fish them out one by one at the end. uncommongoods.com Looking at you, bay leaves.Get it from Uncommon Goods for $24.99. 14. A nine-piece nesting set that'll outfit your kitchen all at once. amazon.com amazon.com It includes a mixing bowl, colander, sieve, spouted bowl, measuring cups, and measuring spoons.Get it from Amazon for $24.95. Available in rainbow (left) or grayscale (right). 15. A top-rated peeler that makes julienning veggies and making mashed potatoes ~almost~ a joy. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $8.99. 16. A clip-on spout that attaches to any mixing bowl, pot, or skillet for perfect pouring or straining. thegrommet.com thegrommet.com Get it from The Grommet for $9.95 or Amazon for $8.79. 17. An easy to use sushi-making kit that'll cut down on your sushi bar bills. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $29.95. 18. A two-in-one whiteboard and timer so you can keep track of your boiling pasta, roasting veggies, broiling chicken, and baking cake all at once. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $14.99. 19. A pair of bear paw shredding claws to make restaurant-quality pulled meat in your own kitchen. amazon.com Get them from Amazon for $11.95. Available in six colors. 20. A cutting board with a removable tray that increases your chopping space. amazon.com Just toss the ends and garbage in the tray and slide your freshly chopped ingredients right into the pan or pot.Get it from Amazon for $22.99. 21. A pull-down rack that keeps your favorite spices and flavors at arm's reach in even the most convoluted kitchen space. containerstore.com Get it from The Container Store for $19.99. 22. A chopping cube that peels and dices garlic and keeps your fingers from smelling for the rest of the day. amazon.com It can also take care of mushrooms, onions, and other veggies!Get it from Amazon for $9.99. 23. A microplane that lets you add as much cheese as you want to your pasta — without the waiter judging you when you never say "when." amazon.com amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $11.49. 24. An air fryer that whips up fries, wings, and more without any oil whatsoever. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $88. 25. A handy spiralizer that preps zoodles and other veggie noodles in less time than it takes to boil pasta. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $9.99. 26. Or a microwave pasta cooker with a built-in strainer that looks actually cool. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $24.93. 27. An herb saver that keeps cut herbs fresh for up to ~three weeks~ — just add water. amazon.com amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $22.56. 28. A gripping spatula that makes flipping everything (even eggs) a no-brainer. amazon.com Get it from Amazon for $7.88. 29. A three-compartment set that makes perfect chocolate fondue (in the microwave!) in five minutes. amazon.com amazon.com Add water to the bowl, top with the silicone compartments, add chocolate, and heat away.Get it from Amazon for $19.99. You, spending $0 on restaurants and takeout this year: Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF youtube.com Want even more great product suggestions? Sign up for BuzzFeed’s Gift Guide Newsletter! If you can't see the signup box above, just go here to sign up for the BuzzFeed Gift Guide newsletter!