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5 Things to Remember When Freezing Food

June 30th, 2014 · 22 Comments · Tips

I often say my freezer is one of my most important kitchen tools, and it’s in constant use to make my life easier. If you know how to master your freezer like a pro, you can make so many meals more quickly and give yourself a night off from cooking here and there without much […]

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Organize Your Leftovers with Mighty Nest {GIVEAWAY}

October 31st, 2012 · 13 Comments · What to Buy

As we’ve been working our way through Organizing in October, one area I have not tackled is the ubiquitous "plastics cupboard." It seems everyone has one, and they’re usually infamous for being a tumbling pile of mismatched lids and containers,  hopeless in organization. My excuse for not tackling the plastics cupboard is named John: He’s […]

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5 Crazy Ways I Save on Kitchen Prep Time {so we can Eat Well, Spend Less}

October 17th, 2012 · 47 Comments · KS lifestyle

I just got yesterday’s oatmeal going on the stove. No, we haven’t been waiting for breakfast for 24 hours – two-day oatmeal is one of the "shoddy shortcuts" I take every week in an attempt to save a few minutes in the kitchen. Believe me, I spend enough time there already. "Mommy, play with me!" […]

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7 Ways to Avoid Using Plastic Wrap

March 6th, 2012 · 13 Comments · Green Living

That’s my fridge. It’s pretty full (that’s normal). Yes, that’s a lot of eggs (sometimes there’s more). I took this photo because I thought it was starting to look like "Pyrex world" in there. You have glass storage containers in your house, right? They should pay me for a commercial here, seriously. You’re actually supposed […]

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Welcome!  Meet Katie.

I embrace butter. I make homemade yogurt. I eat traditional real food – plants and animals that God created, not products of plants where food scientists work. Here at Kitchen Stewardship, I share how I strive to be a good steward of my family's nutrition, the environment, and our budget, all without spending every second in the kitchen. Learn more about the mission of KS here.