The right assortment of kitchen tools can reduce preparation time and also improve the flavor, texture, and presentation of the food you are preparing. This list will get you started, but you can learn about more time-saving tools in "Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook."
With college, you're constantly on the go between class and study sessions. There's little time to focus on cooking well-balanced meals, so we've rounded up recipes that are quick and easy and won't break the bank. We've also recommended some essential cooking tools to help you get the job done like a pro.