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How to Get Ahead When You’re Already Hopelessly Behind (and you can do it without leaving the computer)

February 25th, 2014 · 12 Comments · Tips

Raise your hand if you read about "freezer cooking" and think something like this: "That’s great for those folks, but if I could find a 12-hour block to cook, I wouldn’t be so behind in the first place! NOT going to happen here…" Yeah. Totally. I just don’t have a full day to commit to […]

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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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Homemade Tortilla Race: (Wo)Man vs. Machine

October 13th, 2013 · 19 Comments · Tips

Making homemade tortillas is a great idea for many reasons – except time. As with anything from scratch, homemade tortillas take more time than opening a package, but as with almost anything from scratch, it’s worth it in so many ways that one simply must find the most efficient strategy and run with it. It […]

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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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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.