While a true chef may have pretty specific ideas of what they like and need in their kitchen, real moms are often just trying to maintain a decent set of knives!

Here are some basic tools that many folks work with every day, wear out now and again, and would so appreciate being gifted…

Of course, just use this as a guide to get started. I mean, don’t cheap out if mom wants a new Kitchen Aid mixer, now!

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Mercer Culinary Genesis 6-Piece Forged Knife Block Set, Tempered Glass BlockMercer Culinary Genesis 6-Piece Forged Knife Block Set, Tempered Glass BlockInstant Read BBQ Meat ThermometerInstant Read BBQ Meat ThermometerRange Kleen Porcelain Broiler Pan with Porcelain GrillRange Kleen Porcelain Broiler Pan with Porcelain GrillWilton Excelle Elite 3-Tier Cooling RackWilton Excelle Elite 3-Tier Cooling RackCutting Board 4 Piece Set with Food Icons - Dishwasher Safe, Includes FREE Ceramic KnifeCutting Board 4 Piece Set with Food Icons – Dishwasher Safe, Includes FREE Ceramic KnifeSet of 3 - 7, 9, 12 Inch Heavy Duty, Non-stick, Stainless Steel Kitchen TongsSet of 3 – 7, 9, 12 Inch Heavy Duty, Non-stick, Stainless Steel Kitchen TongsLucentee 6-Piece Heat-Resistant Silicone Cooking SetLucentee 6-Piece Heat-Resistant Silicone Cooking SetHamilton Beach 33461 Stay or Go 6-Quart Portable Slow CookerHamilton Beach 33461 Stay or Go 6-Quart Portable Slow CookerChefaith 3-Piece Fruit & Vegetable Peeler Set with Ergonomic Silicone Handle for Extra GripChefaith 3-Piece Fruit & Vegetable Peeler Set with Ergonomic Silicone Handle for Extra Grip

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These are some of the items we prize in our kitchens, but we’re listening! What would YOU add to this list? Let us know and we’ll share it with everybody else here!

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