The American Heart Association has released a list of gadgets that can help consumers eat healthier and cut thousands of calories out of the food people eat. Measuring spoons, a food scale, garlic press, juicer and a salad spinner are on the AHA’s list.
Brass is gaining popularity among designers and consumers in everything from bowls to stools to scissor handles. “It’s beautiful, tactile and earthy. It’s blingy without being tacky,” says New York-based designer Anna Karlin.