Plenty has changed in home design over the last few decades, but one thing remains constant: the kitchen is still the hub and heart of the home for most families. If you’re like many mums you spend a lot of time there, and today’s tech-savvy innovators are trying to make that time as easy and efficient as possible. Hi-tech designs are revolutionizing every aspect of the modern kitchen and taking the drudgery out of everyday cooking—which means more fun, less work! While we can’t guarantee any of these inventions will turn you into Julia Child, they will certainly get you one step closer. Here are our picks for the 10 innovative items every modern mum should have in her kitchen.
Rita Mauceri is a writer and former television producer based out of Los Angeles where she lives with her husband and three kids. After a successful career at top networks including HGTV, Discovery, TLC and E!, Rita turned her creative juices to the world of the Web. In 2010 she launched the lifestyle site, Dotcoms For Mums, where she curated fresh daily content on the best sites, links, and products for women. In 2014, Rita launched a very personal internet project, The Fiq. The blog focuses on how to use simple, stylish fixes to create the life you want. Rita has also published two style books, Frumpy To Foxy in 15 Minutes Flat and Curves Rule and Flat Is Fabulous: Sexy, Stylish Looks for Every Figure. She is a self-avowed DIY and decor addict with over 35,000 Pinterest followers.