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Monday Mission: Your Top 3 Time-Saving Strategies

January 27th, 2014 · 25 Comments · Monday Missions

Your mission, if you choose to accept, is to increase your kitchen efficiency…and tell others your magic tricks too! This is the last of the “top 3 tips” for the four pillars of Kitchen Stewardship: Real food nutrition Balancing the budget/frugal practices Eco-friendly caring for the environment Impact Ratings: Level of Commitment: Baby Steps You […]

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One Quick Tip: How to Find a Computer File in 5 Seconds or Less

May 6th, 2013 · 10 Comments · Tips

Sometimes I use a tool in the same way for years, never realizing there’s a better, more efficient way to complete a task. For example, I used to be almost OCD about scraping every last bit of whatever – strawberry puree, or bread crumbs – out of my blender before moving on to the next […]

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Monday Mission: Don’t Try to "Get Something Done"

November 5th, 2012 · 19 Comments · Monday Missions

Your mission, if you choose to accept, is to go a whole week (or a day) without using the phrase "get something done" to talk about your goals for the day or "couldn’t get anything done" to evaluate the day’s success. Do you hear your own voice in those phrases? This mission was inspired when […]

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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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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.