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Tramontina Enamel Dutch Oven Product Review


Tramontina Enamel Dutch Oven Product Review.

Today I want to tell you about the Tramontina 5.5 Qt Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven. No home cooking arsenal is complete without a dutch oven. And I love all things cast iron. Cast iron cookware in my opinion is the best choice for everything. With a watchful eye at auctions, flea markets, yard sales, you can buy the best longest lasting cookware. It’s not uncommon to pass your cast iron cookware down to your children. Continue reading

Mr. Heater BIG Buddy : Product Review

Mr Heater Big Buddy

Product Review Mr. Heater BIG Buddy

It’s a cold time of year what happens if your heating appliance breaks. Well if you are like most people you’re stuck dealing with repair services tracking in dirt and mud as they work to fix the problem. And happy to do it But what happens if your heat goes out in the middle of the night or you heat with electric and the power is out. You call out the Heat repair man if he answers his phone and pay a HUGE bill. Or it gets cold pipes freeze and could burst waiting for the electric to come back on. How about another option. How about a backup heat source that will store easy, setup easy and provide enough heat to keep you and your family safe and comfortable until the issue is resolved. Let me introduce you to my backup and supplemental heating source. Continue reading

Product Review NuWave Precision Induction Cooktop

NuWave PIC product review

Product Review: NuWave Precision Induction Cooktop

Today I want to provide my product review of the NuWave Precision Induction Cooktop. I’m sure that you have seen them on TV that is how I was introduced to the product. I don’t have a traditional stove. For the last several years I have cook and prepared my meals with electric hotplates, crockpots, and countertop oven. This gave me the ability to clean my kitchen and put all the cooking equipment away. Giving me an open kitchen. My kitchen is small the total kitchen space I have is about 12’ x 14’ that is a small space for a kitchen. Into this space there is a sink and counter top cabinets that take up about 3 feet on one wall. on the other wall is the door and refrigerator. This leaves me with a small place to put a conventional stove. But I have no real place to prepare meals. The counter is mostly dedicated to the kitchen sink a dish drainer and container storage. I’ve taken an old finish it yourself kitchen table and two cabinets I bought at a local auction and made a kitchen island that I put in place of the traditional stove. This gives me a place to prepare foods and work. Once dinner prep is finished I move the cooking implement into place. Continue reading