BACK TO UNI SERIES (1): ESSENTIAL KITCHENWARE AND APPLIANCES CHECKLIST FOR HEALTHY LIVING AT UNI!

BACK TO UNI SERIES (1): ESSENTIAL KITCHENWARE AND APPLIANCES CHECKLIST FOR HEALTHY LIVING AT UNI!

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If you are going to uni for the first time or going back to uni, this is the post for you! A lot of students are clueless about what to buy before moving into self-catered student halls or into private student accommodation. This checklist will not only be a guide for all of you, but it will tell you why these items are essential for healthy living. Not to mention, a lot of these items can be bought relatively cheaply at any local container store, grocery store or market!


Kitchenware 

◊For eating!- Knives, forks, spoons, teaspoons, mugs, cups, glasses or plastic cups, plates, bowls

◊For cooking with!- Spatula, wooden spoon, wooden spatula, ladle

◊ Cooking helpers to make life easier!- Kitchen scissors, garlic crusher, grater, knives- 1 large and 1 small, chopping board, mixing bowl, sieve, colander (essential for making the most common student dish- pasta!)

◊ To cook or bake in!- 1 small saucepan, 1 large saucepan, 1 non-stick frying pan, 1 baking tray

◊ For storage or wrapping!- tupperware, foil, grease-proof paper, cling film, freezer bags


Appliances

◊ For your green tea!- A kettle

◊ For your smoothies and juices!- A smoothie maker/blender

◊ An essential for my fellow African students!- A rice cooker

◊ Simply for blending stuff!- A small food processor or a blender

◊ For a quick breakfast!- A toaster


Optional/extras

◊ For those nights out and in moderation!- Wine glasses, Shot glasses, and a cork screw

◊ For a liquid lunch!- A soup/hand-held blender

◊ For convenient meals!- A sandwich maker or a small grill

◊ For lazy (sweet) potato lovers!- A potato masher, a potato peeler

◊ For an oriental twist! – Chop sticks


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Bry xo 

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