Great Cooking Magazine Organization System
For the fridge, from Crate & Barrel
How to soften butter quickly: Just put the stick of butter between two large pieces of wax paper. Using a rolling pin, press down on the butter. Roll it out they way you would roll out a pie crust. When the butter is about 1/8 to 1/4-inch thick, lift off the wax paper and peel away the butter (before it gets too soft to peel).
Decluttering my kitchen draws. I have been seeing a lot of people take advantage of the space on their cabinet doors. I decided to hang up my measuring utensils since I hate searching for the ones I need. I used a wooden paint stirrer and cut it down to size (free), chalkboard paint, and screw hooks. After I screwed the hooks into the wood I cut the backs off so they wouldn't scratch the cabinets. I hung the piece using command strips to prevent cabinet damage if they need to be removed.
Put peel & stick tile under your sink cabinets
January is the time to clean, and organize, and straighten, and spruce. To get you in the mood to tackle your cluttered pantry, here are fourteen kitchen pantry makeovers! All of these pantries are practical, obtainable, and functional. Most importantly,