When I stopped to consider how often I use the kitchen faucet each day, I quickly realized the importance of this small device to daily living. From getting water for coffee or cooking, to filling the watering can for plant…

By Erin Parkhurst For cooks who have decided to cast off old, worn-out pots and pans in favor of gleaming new cookware, a veritable feast of high-quality products awaits. Debi Shawcross, owner of Signature Menus (www.signaturemenus.com), chef, instructor, and author…