Is this not the most stunning kitchen you’ve seen in your entire life? To be clear, it’s not mine, and my kitchen looks 100% nothing like this. Mine features cabinets from 1974, formica countertops (at least they’re white), and a linoleum floor that we’ll discuss no further.
But since starting the Hormone Reset Diet that I’ve been going on about, I’ve been spending much more time in said kitchen, and a few appliances have made me feel a little bit like I’m in a luxurious one. I actually have to remind myself to calm down sometimes, I mean, it’s just a blender. But it’s so good at making smoothies! Give me a fizzy-water maker and I’m feeling fancy as hell. A nice new toaster oven has me roasting beets like nobody’s business and feeling like Gordon Ramsey (but nicer).
If you, too, are stuck in a rental with an aesthetically-challenged kitchen, modern machinery can do wonders for your mental health. Here are my current happy-making appliances. [Read more…]