Kitchen Trend: Not-so-basic Black Glass-Ceramic Cooktops
Why is the black glass-ceramic cooktop a perennial favorite of designers and manufacturers? Black has an inherent elegance and simplicity. It feels modern and is easier to maintain. For 2019, black glass-ceramic cooktops are trending right along with the move towards dark, bold kitchen colors. One of the biggest reasons for its popularity is that…read more
Change Your Kitchen Routine, Change Your Life: Practice Mise En Place.
Mise en place, a French term meaning “put into place,” or “everything in its place,” is the first rule for running a professional kitchen. The simple description of mise en place is making sure all of the ingredients and tools needed for cooking are prepared and ready to use before you heat the cooktop….read more
Why the Kitchen is Still the Soul of the Home.
In every culture throughout time, the kitchen has had a powerful influence in our homes and in our lives. Cooking is a way to express yourself. The simple ritual of sitting down together at the kitchen table gives us the chance to connect and communicate. Even toddlers love being in the kitchen, playing with pots…read more