The Orion

Resorting to kitchen basics in trying times

Baking and cooking from scratch can be inconvenient but it saves money, lasts longer and provides an amazing sense of accomplishment.

Erin Holve, Staff Writer

May 10, 2020

Frustration is rampant in the kitchen.  The Facebook video made it look so easy to bake bread. Follow a few quick instructions and voila, you’re a baker. Instead, my mother is in a panic, hands filled with a hunk of sticky dough.  This is exactly how I expected the endeavor to tur...

How to declutter your kitchen

Reuse jars to store food and repurpose an old bookshelf. Photo credit: Grace Kerfoot

Grace Kerfoot

September 25, 2015

No one likes a cluttered kitchen. But with the size most rental kitchens tend to be, it's hard for even the most type-A kind of people to find inspiration and organization in a space smaller than a postage stamp. Furthermore, most rental contracts forbid students from even putting a tack in the wall. Th...

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