Must-Have Kitchen Tools to Make Prepping Meals Easier

Meal preps are something that people either love or hate. Many people won’t mind spending their entire weekend day in the kitchen lovingly prepping meals for the next week’s breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Others, though, would instead prefer to do other things on a Sunday.

Good news: there are awesome gadgets that will make prepping easier and even more fun. The following kitchen gizmos are guaranteed to become a mainstay in your kitchen:

Where to Buy
BUTEFO 8 in 1 Kitchen Tool Set All in 1 Multipurpose Kitchen Gadget Kitchen Tool Bottle
DASH Express, Hard Boiled, Poached, or Omelets + Auto Shut Off Electric Egg Cooker, 7, Aqua
Digital Kitchen Scale and Measuring Cup
Prepara Herb Savor Pod 2.0, Set of 3
Duo Meal Station Food Maker 6 in 1 Food Processor with Steam Cooker, Multi-Speed Blender, Baby Purees, Warmer, Defroster, Sterilizer (Nutritionist Approved)
Stasher 100% Silicone Food Grade Reusable Storage Bag, Rose Quartz (Sandwich) | Reduce Single-Use Plastic | Cook, Store, Sous Vide, or Freeze | Leakproof, Dishwasher-Safe, Eco-friendly, Non-Toxic | 15 Oz
Ninja Air Fryer that Cooks, Crisps and Dehydrates, with 4 Quart Capacity, and a High Gloss Finish
Large Kitchen Bamboo Cutting Board with Containers/Trays/Transparent Lids/Juice Grooves/4 Graters for Easy Food Prep & Storage and Cleanup, Wood Chopping Board with Food Sliding Opening
Food Huggers Reusable Silicone Food Savers Set of 5 (Bright Berry) - Patented Product
Prepworks by Progressive Berry Keeper


1. Butefo 8-in-1 Kitchen Tool Set


This ingeniously designed all-around kitchen tool looks like a bottle at first sight. But there are many things that the Butefo 8-in-1 Kitchen Tool Set can do: a funnel, juicer, spice grater, cheese grater, measuring cup, can opener, egg separator and egg masher. It’s also designed to be a great space saver in your cupboard. 

2. Dash Rapid Egg Cooker


Boiling eggs is not as easy as it looks. Sometimes, it’s hard to tell whether the egg has been cooked to your liking. You want a hard-boiled egg, but it turns out to be soft-boiled if you don’t give it enough cooking time. Or you want a soft-boiled egg but you have waited around for too long and end up having a hard-boiled egg. 

But your “eggs-asperating” problem will now be put to rest with the Dash Rapid Egg Cooker. This appliance cooks six eggs exactly just the way you want them – soft, medium, and hard – with absolutely no guesswork. It cooks eggs half the time that conventional egg boiling methods do. Depending on how many eggs you’re cooking, Dash Egg Cooker can cook soft-boiled eggs in seven to 10 minutes and hard-boiled eggs in 12 to 16 minutes, . It also has an auto shut-off.

Aside from boiling eggs, the Dash Egg Cooker also cooks poach and scramble eggs, as well as makes omelets. Eggs-celent, right?

3. Digital Kitchen Food Scale and Measuring Cup


You’ll never make mistakes with measuring ingredients again with a big help from a Digital Kitchen Food Scale and Measuring Cup from KitchenMetrics. It has an automatic shut-off and has a large and easy-to-read LCD. The cup itself is washable.

Unlike many other “smart” kitchen gadgets, the Digital Kitchen Food Scale and Measuring Cup has a battery included (one lithium battery).

4. Prepara Herb Savor Pod 2.0 Set of 3


You always want our herbs fresh, but they usually end up wilting. Or you’ll have to dry them, which may somehow reduce their flavor or aroma. But Prepara Herb Savor Pod makes sure that your herbs stay fresh as possible. Just fill the pod with water every three to five days, and your precious herbs will stay longer.

Got a lot of different cooking herbs? Get a set of three and you will be able to enjoy some savings!

5. BabyMoov Meal Station Food Maker


Meal preps are made easier with BabyMoov Meal Station Food Maker. This six-in-one kitchen wonder features two steamer baskets and a three-blade food processor. You don’t have to switch between one kitchen gadget to another!

6. Stasher 100% Reusable Silicone Food Bags


If caring for the environment is one of your agendas this year, promptly forget about the plastic bags and invest in these non-toxic reusable silicone food bags from Stasher. They are dishwasher and microwave safe and come in different sizes.

7. Ninja Air Fryer


Everybody seems to be getting air fryers! Enjoy crispy fries and perfectly roasted chicken without the grease with the Ninja Air Fryer, one of the best-sellers on Amazon.

8. SB Simpli Better Bamboo Cutting Board with Trays and Lids


For sure, you’re going to love this kitchen item for its efficiency and its cool aesthetic factor. It also includes four graters as bonus items!

9. Food Huggers Reusable Silicone Food Savers


Prevent halved and sliced leftover fruits and vegetables from rotting and spoilage overnight by using these nifty “food huggers.” You can also use them as lids to keep your bottled ingredients fresh.

10. Prepworks by Progressive Berry Keeper


Fresh berries are quite delicate and are prone to bruising or rotting quickly. Thankfully, the Prepworks by Progressive Berry Keeper keeps your yummy berries fresh. Just turn the adjustable air vent and let it do the work of keeping your berries fresh all day long.