Whether you love to cook or you prepare meals simply as a means to have food that will nourish your body, standing for long periods of time in a hot kitchen can be uncomfortable. Many kitchens and appliances were not designed with ergonomics in mind: cabinets placed higher than you can reach, minimal counter space next to the stove and poor kitchen ventilation are all common complains among home cooks. We tracked down some of the best appliances and gadgets on the market that can help make cooking easier and more comfortable.
You might not think of cooking as a sport but nonetheless, home and profesional cooks are prone to back, knee, hip and foot pain from the long hours they spend standing at the stove. WellnessMats use a unique one piece construction and with a soft inner design structure that serves as a preventative approach against the fatigue and discomfort associated with stationary standing. The technology is designed to interact with the body by suspending your weight, thereby reducing impact on the joints. Your weight will frequently shift and rebalance itself, reducing the stress and strain of many daily activities.
Citrus Squeezer by oxo
KitchenAid Stand Mixer