This month I’ve invited you along to help me prepare for my family’s Thanksgiving dinner.
This week, I decided to tackle a particularly scary area of my kitchen. My spice cabinet. Behold:
I love to cook, and I decided it was high time I got my act together. After being inspired by these posts at Deal Seeking Mom and Delicious Days, I considered my own space, my money, and how I like to cook.
Next it was time to go through my spices. I found that I had duplicates of many spices, some spices that were expired, and others I needed to get more of. So I headed to WinCo. THE BEST place to buy spices! This is what you’re looking for (thank you, WinCo Foods for the pic & permission):
The small plastic containers were $0.84 each. To fill the bottles, you could use a small funnel, like this:
Now I really wanted to run out and buy a bunch of matching bottles, but instead I was resourceful. I had one of those spice racks in the back of my pantry. I pulled the bottles out and used those. I also found some stickers and grabbed a Sharpie to make some labels. Check out the finished project:
How are you doing getting ready for Thanksgiving at your house?