News Ticker


Stainless Steel Drawer Pulls

September 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

The handles on the doors and drawers in the RainyDayKitchen have always been a bit too “antique-ish” for our taste. As handles never wear out there was never a [...]

Homedics Restore: FirstLook

September 10, 2010 // 0 Comments

At the start of the Summer, we gave a quick mention to an interesting water filtering system named Restore from HoMedics. This water-purification pitcher uses an [...]

Sink Upgrade: installation and plumbing

September 9, 2010 // 1 Comment

The stainless steel sink we got weighs around ten pounds, much lighter than the iron/porcelain sink it replaced. The edge of the sink has a bit of a bow so when it’s [...]

Sink Upgrade: cutting and fitting

September 8, 2010 // 0 Comments

When we removed the old sink the extent of the damage from the rust was plain. We also understood why the rust problem had developed in the first place: the original [...]

Sink upgrade: Removing the old sink

September 7, 2010 // 0 Comments

The sink in the RainyDayKitchen has been looking worse and worse these last few months. We have been saying since March “We NEED to replace the sink,” but we [...]

Water water everywhere…

July 21, 2010 // 0 Comments

Most folks in the US don’t think about the quality of the water they get when they turn on the tap. Drinkable water from the faucet is expected. Earlier this Spring, a [...]

Forth of July Flag Pie

July 5, 2010 // 0 Comments

One of the things we like to do for July 4th is to head over to Castle Island (05,07,09) to watch the turning of the USS Constitution. This year, the weather was so hot that [...]

Cuisinart Griddler FirstUse

June 10, 2010 // 0 Comments

Sometimes a piece of equipment takes a little getting used to before it works itself into the flow, other times it starts pulling its weight from the get go. Our new [...]

FirstGrill 2010

May 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

This  weekend’s FirstGrill event was a lot of fun. The weather was perfect, the food was fantastic, and the guests all appeared to have enjoyed themselves. In honor [...]

FirstGrill 2010: Cuisinart Gear

April 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

We  mentioned yesterday that there will be some new gear making an appearance at this weekend’s FirstGrill event. Both items are from Cuisinart. The first is a 5-in-1 [...]
1 9 10 11 12