How can you test stainless quality on kitchen and galley items when it’s not marked? Actually, it’s easy to avoid the dreaded “rusting stainless!” [More] Testing Stainless Quality
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Want a great cup of coffee, but don’t have the power for an electric coffee grinder? This manual coffee grinder works well and won’t wear you out! [More] Manual Coffee Grinder
Stainless isn’t all the same, even when it comes to galley gear. What do the different designations mean? [More] Stainless Differences in the Galley
These dish rags work better than any others I’ve used to get dishes clean, with the added bonus of just never smelling nasty. No need to use a fresh rag every day! One of the most popular items with TBG readers. [More] A Dishrag That Doesn’t Get Stinky!
Okay, I’ve always heard that a great cup of coffee begins with grinding your own beans. I finally believe it . . . and love this grinder! [More] Coffee Grinder
I use my little Corelle bowls for so many things, literally from soup to nuts . . . here’s why! [More] Small Corelle Bowls
Are there really differences in pans? YES! Do you have to spend a fortune to get a good one? NO! Here’s my experience . . . [More] Bread Pan
Want to keep a bottle of wine secure in the cockpit during happy hour? It will fall out of most drink holders — but this wine bottle holder is ideal! [More] Cockpit Wine Bottle Holder
Don’t have a refrigerator? freezer? or want more space in yours? The Engle line of portable refrigerator/freezers and drop-in units might be the answer — super-easy to install and very energy efficient! [More] Engel Portable Freezer – Refrigerator
If you have a double sink, you can easily make one side into a dish drainer — great if you’re doing dishes underway (or in a rolly anchorage) as dishes are contained and can’t fall to the floor! [More] In-Sink Dish Drainer